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Northparkes copper mine

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Northparkes is a copper gold underground mining operations and the first to use the block cave mining method in Australia. The mine produces a copper gold concentrate which is railed to Port Kembla for export. In 2013 Rio Tinto's 80% share in the operation was acquired by China Molybdenum Co. Ltd.

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  • Reserves and resources
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