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BHP reports record iron-ore outputs

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Major BHP has reported record iron-ore production from its Western Australian operations, while the Olympic Dam operation, in South Australia, also posted its highest annual copper production since the mine was acquired in 2005, along with its highest ever gold production.

BHP on Tuesday reported that iron-ore production for the year ended June was up 2% on the previous financial year, to 253.2-million tonnes, and up 9% in the June quarter, compared with the March quarter, to 65.2-million tonnes.

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