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DRDGOLD produces more than three tonnes of gold for six months ended 31 December 2019 – higher end of guidance

10 January 2020

Johannesburg, South Africa. 10 January 2020. DRDGOLD Limited (DRDGOLD; JSE, NYSE: DRD), in a production update released today, has disclosed that it produced more than 3t of gold (3 037kg) from its two operations (Ergo and Far West Gold Recoveries) for the six months ended 31 December 2019.

This tracks the higher end of the company’s production guidance of 190 000oz for the year ending 30 June 2020 and is a 33% increase on the 2 280kg produced for the six months ended 31 December 2018. The increase is mainly as a result of the increased contribution by Far West Gold Recoveries.

This information does not constitute an earnings forecast.

DRDGOLD’s full operating and financial results for the period will be released via SENS and the company’s website,, at or around 08:00 on Wednesday, 12 February 2020.

James Duncan
R&A Strategic Communications
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