Gold Fields Limited: Talas Copper Gold Project

JOHANNESBURG, May 24, 2013 /CNW/ - Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, 
NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, 
Gold Fields Orogen Holding BVI Ltd,has appointed Jefferies International as 
exclusive financial advisor to assist with a review of potential strategic 
alternatives in relation to the Talas Copper Gold Project in Kyrgyzstan. 
The strategic review will examine and consider opportunities available to the 
company with the objective of further enhancing shareholder value. The 
strategic review will not necessarily result in any specific strategic or 
financial transaction and no timetable has been set for its completion. Gold 
Fields will keep shareholders updated on the strategic review process and any 
material developments. 
About the Talas Copper Gold Project: 
The Talas Copper Gold Project (100% owned by Gold Fields) is situated in the 
Central Asian Orogenic Belt (CAOB) in Kyrgyzstan, which is widely recognised 
as the second largest gold province by endowment outside of the Witwatersrand. 
The CAOB region is home to some of the world's largest copper gold deposits, 
including Murantau (110 million ounces of gold-equivalent), Almalyk (80 
million ounces of gold-equivalent) and Oyu Tolgoi (100 billion pounds of 
copper, 60 million ounces of gold). 
As of 31 December 2012, the Talas Copper Gold Project contained mineral 
resources of 1.7 billion pounds of copper and 6.7 million ounces of gold. Gold 
Fields also owns three neighbouring prospecting licenses in the Tien Shan gold 
belt covering 32,150 hectares. 
Notes to editors 
About Gold Fields 
Gold Fields (following the unbundling of Sibanye Gold) is a large unhedged 
producer of gold with attributable annual production of approximately 2 
million gold ounces from six operating mines in Australia, Ghana, Peru and 
South Africa. The new Gold Fields also has an extensive and diverse global 
growth pipeline with four major projects in resource development and 
feasibility. The new Gold Fields has total attributable gold Mineral 
Reserves of 54.9 million ounces and Mineral Resources of 125.5 million ounces. 
Gold Fields is listed on the JSE Limited (primary listing), the New York Stock 
Exchange (NYSE), NASDAQ Dubai Limited, Euronext in Brussels (NYX) and the 
Swiss Exchange (SWX). In February 2013, Gold Fields unbundled its KDC and 
Beatrix mines in South Africa into a separately listed company, Sibanye Gold 
Sponsor: J.P. Morgan Equities Limited 
Investors Willie Jacobsz Tel: +27-11-562-9775 Mobile: +27-82-971-9238 
Media Sven Lunsche Tel: +27-11-562-9763 Mobile: +27-83-260-9279 email: 
Jefferies International Limited Timur Sugito Tel: +44-20-7029-8184 Mob: 
SOURCE: Gold Fields Limited 
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