Stillwater Mining Company (NYSE:SWC,TSX:SWC.U) reported its second quarter 2014 platinum group metals production from its Montana mines and recycling activities. Production of palladium and platinum from Stillwater’s Montana mine operations amounted to126,400 ounces in the second quarter of 2014, compared with total mine production of 131,500 in the same period of 2013.
As quoted in the press release:
During the second quarter of 2014, total volumes of palladium, platinum and rhodium processed from recycled material totaled 134,300 ounces, a decrease from 175,000 ounces processed during the same period in 2013. For the first six months of 2014, recycled ounces processed totaled 235,800 ounces, compared to 329,200 ounces processed during the first six months of 2013 (a record year for the Company).