Zinc, lead concentrate production start at Vares mine in Bosnia pushed back to January 2024

UK-based exploration and development company Adriatic Metals has delayed the start-up of production at its Vares zinc and silver mine in Bosnia & Herzegovina until January 2024, citing equipment delivery delays and local power issues, the company said on Tuesday October 24.

“Due to some delays in equipment delivery and in the connection to the state-owned electricity network, first concentrate production will now take place in January,” Adriatic Metals chief executive officer...


Josh Fulton

October 24, 2023

15:32 GMT