TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 1, 2016) -
(In United States dollars, except where noted otherwise)
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. ("First Quantum" or the "Company") (TSX:FM)(LSE:FQM) today announced the completion of the sale of the Kevitsa nickel-copper-platinum group elements mine to Boliden AB.
Total proceeds from the sale, excluding working capital adjustments, amounts to $712 million in cash.
On Behalf of the Board of Directors of First Quantum Minerals Ltd.
G. Clive Newall, President
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For further information visit our website at www.first-quantum.com.