St Barbara slumps after deferring Leonora projects

SHARES in St Barbara have crashed to a seven-year low after the company said Western Australia’s tight labour market had resulted in underperformance at Gwalia and the deferral of key projects in the Leonora province.

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St Barbara's Gwalia operation in Leonora

Group September quarter production was 63,700 ounces of gold at all-in sustaining costs of A$2490 an ounce, much weaker than the June quarter result of 86,000oz at $2007/oz.