Bloomberg reported that in 2013, Australia's gold output climbed to 273 metric tons (MT), up 18 MT from the previous year. That is the country's highest yearly production since 2003.
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Monument Mining Ltd. (TSXV:MMY) announced that via its subsidiary, Monument Murchison Pty Ltd., it has begun exploration programs at its Western Australia-based Murchison gold project.
Monument Mining Ltd. (TSXV:MMY) announced that it has closed its acquisition of the Western Australia-based Murchison gold project. The acquisition was made via Monument Murchison Pty Ltd., Monument's subsidiary.
Reuters reported that the closure of the Super Pit gold mine, which is operated by Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines Pty Ltd. on behalf of Barrick Gold Corp. (TSX:ABX,NYSE:ABX) and Newmont Mining Corp. (NYSE:NEM), has been delayed until 2029.
Reuters reported that Gold Fields (NYSE:GFI) has finalised its $270 million acquisition of mines belonging to Barrick Gold Corp (NYSE:ABX, TSX:ABX) in Australia.
Alacer Gold (TSX:ASR, ASX:AQG) is selling its Australian business unit for A$40 million in cash, Mining Weekly reported on Monday.
Australian Mining reports that Southern Gold (ASX:SAU) is moving forward with a potential new gold mine in Australia, having released its prefeasibility study results.
Here are five companies mining the precious metal Down Under.
Newcrest Mining (TSX:NM, ASX:NCM) announced a statutory loss of A$5,778 million for the year ending June 30, 2013.
China, Australia and the United States were the top bullion producers in 2012.