First Graphene (ASX:FGR) talks Sri Lankan vein graphite


by Jessica Amir

First Graphene Limited (ASX:FGR) Executive Director, Peter Youd talks about the company's Sri Lankan vein graphite resource and the nature of vein graphite deposits.

First Graphene (ASX:FGR) is a materials company positioning itself in the lowest cost quartile of global graphene suppliers. 

Executive Director, Peter Youd talks about its Sri Lankan Vein Graphite resource and the nature of vein graphite deposits.

Key points:

  • Daily graphite production averaging 500kg
  • Mining at Pujapitiya project
  • 2 operating shafts
  • Characterised by multiple vein
  • Lower operating costs are being achieved
  • Vein widths vary, high grade ore up to 99.3TPE
  • Mine production to be updated in Quarterly Acititives reprots
  • Focus of the company is on graphene and IP products
  • FGR is active at key materials conferences throughout the year
  • Attending IDTechEx Show, 11-12 April, 2018, Berlin

For more, watch the interview with Peter Youd. 

Jessica Amir

Finance News Network
Jessica joined FNN in January 2017 after having worked in financial advising for seven years and in TV journalism for seven years, specialising in finance, equities and analysis. She has interviewed former Prime Ministers of Australia, Tony Abbott, Julia Gillard and Kevin Rudd and ex Treasurer Jo Hockey. Jessica has worked as a journalist with Sky News Business, ABC 1, ABC's The Business, ABC24 and has also been a regional Channel 7 and 9 TV reporter with Prime7 and Win News.