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Xstrata Zinc Canada Says Brunswick Mine to Close by March 2013

March 29, 2012

Xstrata Zinc Canada said the Brunswick mine will close no later than March 2013 after starting operations in 1964.

Brunswick has less than 3 million tons of ore, which is expected to take about a year to mine, Xstrata said in a website statement. The mine had previously been scheduled to close in 2010 and has produced more than 133 million tons of ore.

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