Iluka Resources has appointed James Hutchison Ranck and Greg Martin as non-executive directors to its board.
Crude titanium output in Russia in January-November 2012 increased by 23.7% YoY, the federal statistics agency has reported.
American International Ventures has established a subsidiary in Mexico, Oro De AIVN, to be responsible for its La Veta gold project, located in El Alamo, Baja California.
BHP Billiton is currently working on the expansion of the Escondida mine, located in Chile.
Lithium Americas has announced it will invest ARS 3 billion (USD 816.75 million) in its Caucharí-Olaroz mining project in Argentina.
Australia's Northern Minerals Ltd., formerly Northern Uranium Ltd., has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a major global mining and chemicals player for future offtake of product from its Browns Range heavy rare earths project.
Minera Argenta, a subsidiary of Pan American Silver, has announced it will not carry out the silver and lead project "Navidad", located between the communities of Gan Gan and Gastre in Chubut, Argentina.
Jiangxi Copper announced that it has received a letter from the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC), which required the company to rectify violations in financial accounting, use of raised funds, corporate governance and internal control.
Mining company Zamin Ferrous is waiting on authorizations to initiate the extraction of iron in Valentines, Uruguay.
National Aluminium Company could put a halt to its planned aluminium smelter and captive power plant project in Indonesia should it manage to get clearances and coal linkages for a similar project in Odisha.
Gold production in the province of Irkutsk Russia, in January-November 2011 increased by 11.9% YoY to 18.506 metric tons, the local government said.
Santa Rosa residents in Guatemala gathered in front of the Canadian Embassy last week to protest against the mining projects of GoldCorp in San Marcos and Tahoe Resources in Santa Rosa.
The project, to be located in Sierra Gorda, Chile, will involve an investment of $600 million.
Xu Wenjun, vice secretary general of the Gem & Jewelry Assoiciation of China, said on December 6 that China's gold refining capacity had exceed 500 tons per year as of 2011. The gold consumption in […]
Newcrest Mining announced the sale of its 7.5% stake in Indonesia's Gosowong gold mine to PT Antam for $160 million.
Codelco estimates that copper production at the Gaby mine in Chile will reach 139,000 tons in 2012 and 150,000 tons in 2013.
Government officials in Mozambique have confirmed that Vale Mozambique, the local subsidiary of Brazil's Vale SA, will make available 10% of its shares for purchase by local shareholders.
Mining company Yanacocha has been fined PEN 466,287 (USD 179,000) for violating environmental laws at its gold and copper mining project Conga, located in Cajamarca, Peru.
Mining unions in Chile have asked the government to carry out the necessary investments to guarantee production at the Ventanas copper mine.
Carbon mining company Cerrejon, a joint venture of BHP Billiton, Anglo American and Xstrata, has decided to postpone a study into the possible diversion of the Rencheria river, in La Guajira, Colombia.
Mitsubishi Corp. revealed earlier this week that it is shelving work on its Oakajee port and rail project in Western Australia, cutting jobs and spending at the site.
Philip Klapwijk, an executive of Precious Metals Consultancy GFMS Ltd., said on November 8 that China's gold demand will increase 1% to about 860 metric tons in 2012, which will ensure it is the largest gold consumer in the world instead of India.
Toyota has announced it will invest USD 150 million in mining company Oro Cobre's lithium mining project located in Salar de Olaroz, Jujuy, Argentina.
Real Gold Mining's Shirengou gold mine suspends production between end of October 2012 and beginning of February 2013
Real Gold Mining announced on November 9 that the Songshan District government in Inner Mongolia, China, will upgrade 10 kilovolt main electricity supply cables in the district between the end of October 2012 and the beginning of February 2013.
Zhongrun Fails to Acquire Australia-Based Noble.