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Productivity boost underpins strong third quarter for Boliden

Higher metals prices and an increase in production rates across Boliden’s mines helped the Stockholm-headquartered company post a 38% year-on-year increase in operating profit in the September quarter.

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Boliden's Kevitsa openpit mine in northern Finland

Operating profit in Q3 - excluding revaluation of process inventory - was 13% better than consensus forecasts at SEK2,258 million (US$256 million), up from SEK1,635 million (US$185.