Mercuria will spearhead a $650 million investment package in the miner in exchange for the stake under a memorandum of understanding.
LME believes the discounts have had a positive impact on trading volumes - the mainstay of the exchange's revenue.
Its 2018 production is on track to reach the upper end of its forecast range of 2.375-2.425 million troy ounces.
The railway line stretches up to 861 km (534 miles) from iron ore mines at Sishen in the Northern Cape to the Saldanha port in the Western Cape.
Tractor maker joins other Japanese manufacturers which have admitted in the past year to faulty inspections or data manipulation.
Chile produced 481,700 tonnes of copper in July, an increase of 2.9 percent compared to July 2017.
What has historically been a highly efficient part of the aluminium production chain is experiencing an unprecedented degree of turmoil this year.
Russian diamond miner Alrosa said on Tuesday that its sales next year would be 1-2 million carats higher than its production in 2019.
Norway's Petroleum Directorate has identified previously unknown deep sea sulphide mineral deposits.
It will now have the maturity of $2.6 billion in senior debt extended from this month until September 2026, court documents showed.
Mining giant running out of time to secure power supplies
The original sale of the stake was disputed in a London court by aluminium producer Rusal, which owns a stake in Nornickel.
Guatemala's Constitutional Court last week upheld the suspension of licenses at Escobal mine. The ruling was "disappointing."
Democratic Republic of Congo's revenues from its mining sector nearly tripled in the first half of 2018 over the same period last year to $864.61 million.
In April, Rushydro's board approved the move to join the project with total investments seen at around $1 billion.
Iron ore shipments to China from the world's biggest iron ore port totalled 35.5 million tonnes in August, up from July's 32.4 million tonnes.
Around 1,500 staff at three alumina refineries and two bauxite mines walked out on Aug. 8 over a new workplace agreement they say does not offer sufficient job security.
The court is scheduled to hear the details of the settlement agreement on Sept. 13, and is slated to make a decision on the case by Oct. 4, the FNE said in a statement.
In India, the world's second-biggest consumer of the metal after China, gold futures rose to 30,700 rupees per 10 grams on Thursday, a peak since July 9.
The notices, issued in July and August, said that inspections found that the sludge treatment plant in one of the mines was defunct, among other things.
Fertiliser miner Danakali aims to raise $322 million this year to develop giant potash reserves in Eritrea.
India, the world's second-largest coal importer, has defied its prior history of being a price-sensitive buyer and boosted its imports this year.
State-run JSW and Australia's Prairie, which is developing mines in Poland, have been in cooperation talks for much of this year but JSW wants control.
Glencore expects its recently acquired Brazilian fuel distribution company Ale Combustíveis SA to pursue growth opportunities without making acquisitions.
Qinghai, which involved investment of 2.4-2.5 billion yuan, is undergoing test production and output will ramp up gradually after commercial launch.