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Metals X Q&A: Warren Hallam

Mining Journal: A flat result from Nifty in Western Australia in the March quarter as you mined a lot of remnant ore and continued to reset the mining focus on new stoping areas. So, circa 20,000tpa copper production run rate versus the 35,000tpa you’re targeting in the second half of this calendar year, and 40,000tpa from the start of 2018. How does the new stope-ore inventory currently look/what is it likely to look like at the end of June, in terms of stope fronts (how many) and tonnes?

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Warren Hallam: A few slides from our most recent presentation (see above and below) tell it best, but we have identified an area called the North East Limb which contains over 500,000 tonnes of ore