Company made a strategic decision in 2017 to exit coal and focus on growth in iron ore, copper and its aluminum division.
Elon Musk took to Twitter to call on U.S. President Donald Trump to challenge Chinese auto trade rules.
Trump has also demanded concessions from the European Union and has threatened to hike tariffs on auto imports from Europe.
The EV story is a strong, slow-burn bull case for higher nickel prices.
The go-ahead from the Antofagasta region's environmental regulator will allow the company to expand its Radomiro Tomic mine.
The Optimum coal mine, which has faced a strike by its workers over unpaid salaries, sought protection from creditors on Feb. 20.
Mining companies operating in the country vigorously oppose new code to be signed into law.
White House says not just Canada, Mexico could be excluded.
The announcement followed a nearly six-hour meeting on Wednesday between Kabila and mining executives in Kinshasa about the new code, which will raise taxes and remove a stability clause.
ERG revives efforts to sell its Frontier copper mine in the DRC despite a drop in valuation to about $400 million, two banking sources said.
As well as facing legal action, BSGR, which denies any wrong-doing, is suing financier George Soros for $10 billion in damages over lost contracts.
Gold mining in Africa has a bad rap — particularly when it comes to women. But in Mali, one of the world’s poorest countries, the victimization lens does great injustice to the hundreds of women mining alongside men.
Fall followed news that a top economic advisor to the Trump administration had resigned, stoking fears of a trade war and knocking down the dollar.
Europe and the IMF urged Donald Trump on Wednesday to step back from the brink of a trade war, after the resignation of his economic adviser emboldened those encouraging him to push ahead with tariffs on imported steel and aluminium.
Finland's Ahtium Oyj , previously named Talvivaara Mining Company has filed for bankruptcy after failing to secure financing for future projects.
Asian-listed gold ETFs added 7.9 tonnes worth $318.1 million, an 8.3 percent increase from January.
The car industry is moving towards making electric car batteries with a higher ratio of nickel.
Norsk Hydro ASA to resume full operations at its unit Hydro Alunorte, a court said, in the latest setback after allegations it had contaminated water in the area.
Price is a sticking point as Glencore and other major producers are now able to exert more influence in negotiations, sources said.
Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila's plan to discuss proposed changes to mining royalties with mining company representatives on Tuesday has been postponed by a day.
China’s state planner pledged on Monday to cut more steel and coal production capacity this year.
But they also come with a catch - pitching ideas, striking deals and securing funding is the name of the game.
The competition is intensifying to use blockchain to try to eliminate battery minerals produced by child labour.
The strike started at 7:30 (12:30 GMT) and has affected production at the smelter, said the union's secretary general, Simon Diaz.
The London zinc price has been on a two-year romp, hitting a 10-year high of $3,595.50 a tonne last month.