United Nations to report on Xstrata Nickel Dominican project
Chilean copper exports reach 3.47 billion in January.
UMMC outproduces Norilsk Nickel in copper
Jiangxi Copper, Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold agree on 10% growth in processing charges for copper concentrates with foreign miners
Jiangxi Copper said that it has agreed with Freeport-McMoRan and another company on a 10% rise in treatment charges and refining charges of copper concentrates for 2013.
The copper, silver and molybdenum mine is estimated to produce 865,600 tons of copper concentrates a year by 2015.
The Kimberley Process, ensuring good origins of diamonds, imposes restrictions prohibited by the WTO, but the latter agreed in 2003 to grant exemptions to the process' members.
EVRAZ hopes to sell the Yubileinaya coal mine, operated by its subsidiary Yuzhkuzbassugol, in the first quarter of this year, a source from the company said. The Yubileinaya mine, which survived a deadly methanol explosion […]
The projects are aimed at increasing the company's production of silver, zinc, copper and energy.
The reserves at El Gallo amount to more than 40 million ounces of silver and 600,000 ounces of gold.
Currently, only 900 workers out of the usual 18,000 workers have showed up for work at the mine.
According to Bloomberg, Chinese ore imports totaled 65.78 million metric tons in November, down 4.6% YoY. Stockpiles at China's major ports declined 3.3% to 71.32 million metric tons as of December 21.
For the fiscal year ended September 30, 2012, Orvana Minerals Corporation posted production of 55,929 ounces of gold, 15.4 million pounds of copper, 716,280 ounces of silver and 636,810 pounds of lead.
Barrick Gold to be penalized for breaching environmental regulations at Pascua Lama project in Chile
Although details of sanctions have not been disclosed, the company could be facing either a fine or the cancellation of environmental permits.
Sources highlighted that the reserve, spanning 31,183 hectares, is estimated to bear some 200 million metric tons of bauxite.
In early December, when Vale presented its investment program for 2013, the company stated that it would mainly focus on its Serra Sul project in Carajás.
Like Lumina Copper which will initiate production of copper cathodes at the Caserones mine in February.
BHP's investment in its Irish Sea business totals over GBP 1 billion (USD 1.62 billion).
The group recorded sales of over CNY 210 billion (USD 33.61 billion) in 2011.
According to a report by the National Statistics Institute in Peru.
The acquisition boosts ALROSA's total reserves by 3%-4%.
Global lithium reserves are estimated to total 10 million metric tons, of which 9 million metric tons are thought to be located in Latin America, mainly Argentina, Chile and Bolivia.
Commercial diamond mining at the Botuobinskaya mine is expected to begin in the fourth quarter of 2015.
Antofagasta's CEO Diego Hernandez has confirmed that the suspension of the Antucoya copper project in Chile will not impact other projects.
As of today, Zoloto Kuryi has mined 700 kg of gold worth RUB 1.15 billion (USD 37.45 million) this year.
BHP Billiton has turned down a AUD 50 million offer from a consortium of investors for a collapsed resort project at Port Hedland. BHP's move is expected to lead to the liquidation of the development.