Lihir hit by tough conditions

NEWCREST Mining has been forced to adjust full year gold production guidance from its Lihir gold mine in Papua New Guinea to 775,000 ounces to 825,000oz. It had been expecting 930,000oz to 1.03 million ounces.

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Problems at Lihir have led to a production downgrade.