Great Panther Silver Posts Higher 3Q Production
Great Panther Silver Ltd. (TSX: GPR; NYSE MKT: GPL) says third-quarter production at its two Mexican mines increased 13% year-on-year to 1,080,483 silver-equivalent ounces. Silver production increased 4% to 532,803 ounces, while gold production increased 8% to 5,848 gold ounces. Lead and zinc production increased year-on-year by 78% and 74%, respectively. “The results are consistent with the previous quarter and fall in line with the company's annual guidance," says James Bannantine, president and chief executive officer. "The increase in gold production compared to the second quarter 2017 is a direct result of the improved gold grades and recoveries."