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 is a senior finance journalist and presents bulletins including the Market Outlook, Market at Midday and Market Wrap. She also interviews ASX CEOs and leading fund managers. She joined FNN in January 2017 with over six years of broadcast journalism experience including with Sky News Business, ABC 1, ABC's The Business and ABC24. She’s also worked as a TV reporter for Prime 7 and WIN News. Jessica has worked in financial planning for over six years with leading wealth managers and in real estate.