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Barrick Gold expects 15% drop in Q2 gold output

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Barrick Gold Corp said on Thursday it expects gold production to fall 15% in the second quarter, citing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on its Veladero mine in Argentina. (Reporting by Shradha Singh in Bengaluru) ((Shradha.Singh@thomsonreuters.com; within U.S. +1 646 223 8780 Ext: 2804, outside U.S. +91 80 6182 2630;)) nL3N2EN30B

July 16 (Reuters) - Barrick Gold Corp ABX.TO, GOLD.N said on Thursday it expects gold production to fall 15% in the second quarter, citing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on its Veladero mine in Argentina.

(Reporting by Shradha Singh in Bengaluru)

((Shradha.Singh@thomsonreuters.com; within U.S. +1 646 223 8780 Ext: 2804, outside U.S. +91 80 6182 2630;))

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