Shutdowns and weather impact Newcrest results

AUSTRALIA’S largest locally owned miner Newcrest Mining is maintaining its 2011-12 production guidance of up to 2.92 million ounces of gold and 85,000 tonnes of copper despite a glitch in volumes in the latest quarter.

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Maintenance shutdowns and weather impacted its operations in Australia, Papua New Guinea and Indonesia, resulting in 16% lower gold volumes compared to the June quarter, with 587,296oz produced versus