Northern’s golden run
GOLD miner Northern Star Resources sold a record amount of gold in the June quarter, putting it well within its sales guidance for the full year. Western Australia- based Northern Star is the second biggest gold producer listed on the Australian sharemarket. The company owns and operates the Paulsens, Plutonic, Kanowna Belle, Kundana and Jundee gold mines. Northern Star sold a record 152,446 ounces ( 4.32 tonnes) of gold in the June quarter, and 580,784 ounces for the 2014- 15 financial year. The company had expected to sell between 550,000 and 600,000 ounces for the full financial year.