BHP battles on

BHP insists it is still on track to achieve full year volume and cost guidance for iron ore, metallurgical coal and energy coal despite lower production in the third quarter of 2022.

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Henry blames COVID-19 related temporary labour constraints, train driver shortages, planned track upgrade works and planned maintenance on car dumper one and the Jimblebar train load, for the dip in production in the March quarter.

Production was down across BHP's copper, coal and nickel operations, while iron ore production was steady at 189 million tonnes, in line with the prior period, according to BHP's third quarterly