BRIEF-Fresnillo confirms 2016 gold and silver production guidance

viernes 1 de julio de 2016 11:37 GYT

July 1 (Reuters) - Fresnillo Plc :

* Announce that construction of San Julián project phase 1 has been completed on time and on budget.

* Company confirms its guidance of 775-790 koz of gold and 49-51 moz of silver for 2016

* Higher than expected volumes produced at Saucito will compensate for shortfall production at San Julián

* $515 million San Julián silver-gold project has an expected average production of 10.3 million ounces of silver and 44,000 ounces of gold per year once phase 2 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 80 6749 1136)