The Chinese supplier of chemicals for lithium-ion batteries is also on the lookout for mine investment opportunities to guarantee supply.
The latest ruling raises the prospect that other companies could face legal action in England related to their activities abroad.
The company forecasts total metal production of between 82,000 to 86,000 gold-equivalent ounces in 2019.
The joint venture intended to explore for iron assets at the Simandou prospect, but the concession was revoked in 2014 by Guinea's government.
The company does not say whether this would impact shipping of the mineral.
Last year the mine produced 560,000 tonnes of copper, placing it among Chile´s top three producing mines.
The company will retain its dividend policy of paying out at least 35% of underlying net earnings, but will pay out excess funds from the proceeds of sales to shareholders,
Freeport-McMoRan plans no dividend raises, acquisitions or debt buybacks over the next two years.
Rio Tinto plans to offer technical consulting advice, as well as contribute $1 million over five years to the program.
The company has taken a step closer to the construction of the Carmichael coal mine in Australia after winning federal approval for its groundwater management plan.
South Africa’s parliament approved a long-delayed carbon tax bill in February as part of plans to reduce harmful emissions in the country.
A group of minority shareholders in Vale SA has proposed an alternative board member and to change the board election to a cumulative voting system.
There are some signs that the rapid decline in thermal coal prices in recent months has moved the market into oversold territory.
Indonesia's first plant to produce battery-grade nickel is on track to start operations by 2020, though the project still needs an environmental permit that could take up to eight months.
Many in the industry have emphasized the importance of copper in the quest for a lower carbon economy.
In China, premiums of about $13-$15 were being charged over the benchmark, marginally higher than last week's $12-$14 range.
The Gobi desert copper deposit promises to become one of Rio Tinto’s most lucrative properties, but it has been subject to repeated challenges from politician.
Indonesia's first plant to produce battery-grade nickel chemicals is on track to start operations by 2020.
The deal also will be voted on by Newmont shareholders next Thursday. If approved, the deal is expected to close by June.
The ruling promises to further polarize a dispute between MMG and the village of Fuerabamba in Peru’s southern copper belt.
Mining operation is running normally despite the incident, says the company.
A mix of political populism, higher commodity prices and the expectation electrification will spur demand for raw materials has led governments to change the rules for miners operating in their countries.
Hay is currently head of resource development at mineral sands company Iluka Resources Ltd.
The controlling shareholder is Polyus Gold International Ltd (PGIL), owned by Said Kerimov, son of Russian tycoon Suleiman Kerimov.
Democratic Republic of Congo's mining sector paid $1.57B in revenues to the government last year, up 91% on 2017.