Katanga Mining’s DRC Production Drops Due to Power Outages

Mining Weekly reported that Katanga Mining’s DRC production has been seriously hampered by a series of power outages.

As quoted in the market report:

Despite the power availability issues, copper produced in metal and concentrate for 2012 totalled a record 92 963 t, an increase of 2% when compared with 2011. Cobalt production totalled 2 129 t in the year, a decrease of 13% compared with 2011.

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