Impala Canada benefitted from improved plant availability and increased contributions from high-grade underground ore sources during the period Quarter ended 31 March 2021.
Tonnes milled increased by 6% to 920 000 tonnes while milled head grade rose by 9% to 2.71g/t. 6E metal in concentrate of 65 000 ounces was 18% higher than that achieved in the prior comparable period.
NINE MONTHS ENDED 31 MARCH 2021
The acquisition of Impala Canada was concluded in December 2019, skewing comparison relative to the prior comparable period. In the nine-month period, Impala Canada milled 2.84 million tonnes at a milled grade of 2.62g/t, yielding 6E concentrate volumes of 192 000 ounces.