Guidance Update - Gold Fields Expects Improved Production and Costs for Q3 2013

Guidance Update - Gold Fields Expects Improved Production and Costs for Q3 2013 
JOHANNESBURG, Oct. 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, 
NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) today announced that attributable Group production 
for the September2013 quarter (Q3 2013) is expected to be 496,000 
gold-equivalent ounces, which is 10% higher than the 451,000 achieved in the 
June 2013 quarter (Q2 2013). 
Cash costs are expected to be approximately US$780/oz, which is 9% lower than 
the US$857/oz achieved in Q2, and notional cash expenditure (NCE) is 
expected to be approximately US$1,080/oz, 13% lower than the US$1,239/oz 
achieved in Q2. 
Gold Fields is on track to achieve its full-year production guidance for 2013 
of between 1,825,000 and 1,900,000 ounces, as well as its guidance for cash 
cost and NCE of US$830/oz and US$1,240/oz respectively, as revised on 22 
August, 2013. The original cash cost and NCE guidance for 2013 was US$860/oz 
and US$1,360/oz respectively. 
Gold Fields will release its full results for Q3 2013 on Wednesday, 20 
November 2013. 
Notes to editors 
About Gold Fields 
Gold Fields Limited is an unhedged, globally diversified producer of gold with 
nine operating mines in Australia, Ghana, Peru and South Africa. In February 
2013 Gold Fields unbundled its KDC and Beatrix mines in South Africa into an 
independent and separately listed company, Sibanye Gold. In October 2013 
Gold Fields acquired Barrick's Granny Smith, Lawlers and Darlot Gold Mines in 
Western Australia. Gold Fields subsequently has attributable gold-equivalent 
annual production of approximately 2.2 million ounces, Mineral Reserves of 
approximately 60 million ounces and Mineral Resources of approximately 161 
million ounces. Gold Fields has a primary listing on the JSE Limited, with 
secondary listings on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), NASDAQ Dubai 
Limited, Euronext in Brussels (NYX) and the Swiss Exchange (SWX). 
Sponsor: J.P. Morgan Equities South Africa (Pty) Ltd

SOURCE  Gold Fields Limited 
Investors Willie Jacobsz Mobile: +27-82-971-9238 (SA) Mobile:+1-857-241-7127 
Media Sven Lunsche Tel: +27-11-562-9763 Mobile: +27-83-260-9279 email:  
To view this news release in HTML formatting, please use the following URL: 
CO: Gold Fields Limited
-0- Oct/03/2013 18:21 GMT
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.