Copper Mountain Mining Corporation (TSX:CUM) reported production results for the second quarter of 2014 from its Copper Mountain mine located in southern British Columbia. Copper Mountain Achieved a 4 percent increase in copper production from the mine compared to the first quarter of the year.
As quoted in the press release:
Copper production for the second quarter of 2014 totaled 19.9 million pounds of copper, a 4% increase as compared to the first quarter of 2014, setting another new production record for the mine. The concentrate also included 5,000 ounces of gold and 113,300 ounces of silver. During the quarter the mill processed a total of 2.8 million tonnes of ore at an average grade of 0.388 % Copper. During the quarter the mill achieved 90.2% availability and averaged a total of 30,450 tpd throughput of which approximately 12,500 tpd of the mill feed was crushed to minus two inches with the temporary secondary crushing measures currently in place.
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