Gold Fields Operations Return to Cash Positive Contribution
JOHANNESBURG, Nov. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) today announced net earnings from continuing operations for the September 2013 quarter of US$9 million compared with a net loss of US$129 million in the June 2013 quarter and earnings of US$122 million in the September 2012 quarter. In Rand terms the net earnings for the September 2013 quarter of R63 million compared with a net loss of R1,169 million in the June 2013 quarter and earnings of R997 million in the September 2012 quarter.
Full results are available on the company 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. In February 2013 Gold Fields unbundled its KDC and Beatrix mines in South Africa into an independent and separately listed company, Sibanye Gold. In October 2013 Gold Fields acquired Barrick's Granny Smith, Lawlers and Darlot Gold Mines in Western Australia. Gold Fields subsequently has attributable gold-equivalent annual production of approximately 2.2 million ounces, Mineral Reserves of approximately 60 million ounces and Mineral Resources of approximately 158 million ounces. Gold Fields has a primary listing on the JSE Limited, with secondary listings on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), NASDAQ Dubai Limited, Euronext in Brussels (NYX) and the Swiss Exchange (SWX).
Sponsor: J.P. Morgan Equities South Africa (Pty) Ltd
SOURCE Gold Fields Limited