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South32 says qtrly metallurgical coal production ‍494​ kt

Wednesday, 18 Oct 2017 

Oct 19 (Reuters) - South32 Ltd :qtrly metallurgical coal production ‍494​ kt versus 1,437 kt in prior quarter.qtrly manganese ore production ‍1,304​ kwmt versus 1,314 kwmt in prior quarter.Maintained annual production guidance for operations ‍​.Confirmed will operate one Longwall at the illawarra metallurgical coal Appin mine across the remainder of fy18‍​.Qtrly aluminium production ‍249 kt versus 248 kt in prior quarter."‍fy18 production guidance for Illawarra metallurgical coal will be provided in due course"​.‍Longwall 707 is expected to be completed in june 2018 quarter​.