JOHANNESBURG, April 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
Gold Fields Limited (NYSE & JSE: GFI) is pleased to provide an operational update for the quarter ended 31 March 2016. Detailed financial and operational results are provided on a six-monthly basis i.e. at the end of June and December.
UNITED STATES DOLLARS Quarter March December March Key Statistics 2016 2015 2015 Gold produced* oz (000) 515 566 501 Tonnes milled/treated 000 8,589 8,386 8,173 Revenue US$/oz 1,192 1,092 1,198 Operating costs US$/tonne 40 41 44 All-in sustaining costs US$/oz 961 929 1,143 Total all-in cost US$/oz 986 942 1,164
*All of the key statistics are managed figures from continuing operations, except for gold produced which is attributable equivalent production.
All operations are wholly owned except for Tarkwa and Damang in Ghana (90.0 per cent) and Cerro Corona in Peru (99.5 per cent).
Gold produced (and sold) throughout this report includes copper gold equivalents of approximately 5 per cent of Group production.
For more information, visit our website at http://www.goldfields.co.za
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About Gold Fields
Gold Fields Limited is an unhedged, globally diversified producer of gold with eight operating mines in Australia, Ghana, Peru and South Africa with attributable annual gold production of approximately 2.0 million ounces. It has attributable Mineral Reserves of around 46 million ounces and Mineral Resources of around 102 million ounces. Attributable copper Mineral Reserves total 532 million pounds and Mineral Resources 5,912 million pounds. Gold Fields has a primary listing on the JSE Limited, with secondary listings on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the Swiss Exchange (SWX).
Sponsor: J.P. Morgan Equities South Africa (Pty) Ltd
SOURCE Gold Fields Limited, South Africa