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Ivanhoe hones focus on Kakula construction

Ivanhoe Mines says its focus is on building the Kakula copper mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo after the COVID-19 pandemic put the brakes on the Platreef PGM-nickel-copper development in South Africa and cut 2020 funding for the Kipushi zinc project, also in the DRC.

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Kakula development is progressing ahead of plan with most underground development taking place in production ore grading more than 8% copper

Ivanhoe said this week underground development at Kakula had accelerated ahead of schedule, with 13.5km completed - 4.2km ahead of plan. The company said a new development record of 1.