Independence Group NL is engaged in mineral exploration and nickel, copper and zinc mining. The Company operates in four segments: Long Nickel Operation, which is disclosed under the Nickel mining segment; Jaguar/Bentley Operation, which is disclosed under the Copper and zinc mining segment; the Tropicana Gold Project, and other regional exploration, scoping studies and feasibility which are disclosed under Feasibility and regional exploration activities. The Long Nickel Operation produces primarily nickel, together with copper, from which its revenue is derived. The Jaguar/Bentley Operation primarily produces copper and zinc concentrate. The Tropicana Gold Project represents the Group�s 30% joint venture interest in the Tropicana Joint Venture. During the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012 (fiscal 2012), the Company produced 9,995 contained nickel tons. During fiscal 2012, the Company�s production of zinc metal in concentrate was 16,569 tons.