The Globe and Mail

Go to the Globe and Mail homepage

Jump to main navigationJump to main content

Press release from Marketwire

Market Update-EGPC Resumes Fuel Supply

Friday, December 14, 2012

Market Update-EGPC Resumes Fuel Supply03:45 EST Friday, December 14, 2012PERTH, AUSTRALIA--(Marketwire - December 14, 2012) -For immediate release 14 December 2012 Centamin plc ("Centamin" or "the Company") (LSE:CEY, TSX:CEE) Market Update - EGPC Resumes Fuel SupplyCentamin advises that its fuel supplier Chevron has receivednotification from Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) thatfuel supply to Sukari may be resumed and that no retrospective paymentis currently due. The escalation in diesel pricing that the companyexperienced from local to international in January 2012 is currentlybefore the courts and has been for some months. This case will alsodeal with any retrospective claim.A further update on the status of gold exports will be provided in duecourse as this will determine when operations at Sukari may resume.For more information please contact:Centamin plc BuchananJosef El-Raghy, Chairman Bobby MorseAndy Davidson, Head of Business Development and Cornelia BrowneInvestor Relations (andy.davidson@centamin.co.uk) Gabriella Clinkard+44 20 7569 1671 + 44 20 7466 5000 This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock ExchangeENDFOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Contact Information: RNSCustomerServices0044-207797-4400rns@londonstockexchange.comhttp://www.rns.com