The first finished zinc concentrate left MMG Ltd.’s Dugald River mine on November 8. The milestone was celebrated during the official site opening attended by MMG Chairman Guo Wenqing and CEO Jerry Jiao, and many other dignitaries.
Jiao explained that the opening and first concentrate from Dugald River was an important milestone for the project. “I’d like to take this opportunity to recognize and thank all those who have played their part in the successful commissioning of the Dugald River project,” Jiao said. “I congratulate MMG staff and contractors for their hard work in delivering the $550 million project — under budget and ahead of schedule.”