IMPACT OF CONFLICT MINERAL LEGISLATION ON JEWELLERY BUSINESS

to be examined at seminar during VICENZAORO Winter show

VICENZA, ITALY: DECEMBER 23, 2013 – The new year is likely to be a most significant one in terms of the regulation of minerals from areas of conflict in Africa, including gold. 

It involves legislation coming into effect in 2014 that will influence the businesses of thousands of jewellers directly or indirectly supplying the U. S. market, and pending legislation that may affect companies importing or supplying jewellery in the European Union countries.  Continue reading

OZ MINERALS FIRST PRODUCTION FROM PROMINENT HILL MINE

OZ Minerals’ Prominent Hill operation in South Australia has today delivered its first copper-gold concentrates following successful commissioning to date. First revenue from Prominent Hill will begin to accrue at the end of the current quarter and escalate as production rates and sales increase. Continue reading