Ganfeng Lithium Co Ltd has filed for a Hong Kong stock market flotation, betting on a rise in demand for lithium as electric cars become more mainstream.
Platinum miner Zimplats on Friday reported a 94 percent drop in after-tax profit to $2.6 million after incurring a higher deferred tax charge.
The company expects to produce approximately 1.7 mln tonnes of copper in the whole of 2018.
The move threatens to jolt China's exports of aluminium, which have been booming in recent months. Mexico "is a big market" for Chinese aluminium foil.
Operations have resumed at AngloGold Ashanti's Siguiri gold mine in Guinea
As global demand for lithium hits overdrive, Albemarle Corp is investing millions of dollars to engineer specialized types of the light metal for electric car batteries, part of a strategy to remain the niche market's top producer.
Congo is Africa's top copper producer and the world's leading miner of cobalt, which is a key component in electric vehicles and other electronic products.
The company said five holes had been dug on top of a pipeline carrying a solution of gold and cyanide.
South Korea, Brazil and Argentina will benefit from the measure.
A strike at AngloGold Ashanti's Siguiri gold mine in Guinea has halts operations.
Botswana's Minergy Limited said on Wednesday it has started construction at its Masama Coal Mine, which is set to be the country's first privately-owned coal mine, following government approval.
The 83 workers of the Plantas de Andina union began a strike on Aug. 20 after contract negotiations over salaries and bonuses failed.
Phoenix Global Mining, which is reopening a U.S. copper mine abandoned during World War II when its workforce left to fight, plans to list in New York in September after a disappointing launch on London's AIM market.
The London-listed company said in February it had received environmental approval for the three-stage infrastructure upgrade.
In Chile, threats of a government crackdown on over-usage of water often ring hollow. Mines need water, and the country´s copper-driven economy needs mines.
Teck Resources Ltd said on Tuesday that lead smelting had resumed at its Trail, British Columbia, facility after a seven-day suspension because of wildfires.
The company received environmental approval for the plan earlier this month, which aims to extend the life of the aging deposit and boost production.
In July, Belgrade invited bids for a partner to invest at least $350 million in debt-laden RTB Bor but did not say how big a stake it would offer in return.
Russia has a plan to support world No.2 aluminium producer Rusal against U.S. sanctions put in place in April.
Contracts to export over 140,000 tonnes of alumina from China were signed in July amid a favourable price arbitrage.
The Nanchang-based company said its first-half net income came in at 1.28 billion yuan ($186.21 million), versus 830.2 million yuan a year earlier.
Shanghai rebar steel futures dropped nearly 1 per cent.
"It was established that Mexico's oil and natural resources belong to our nation," López Obrador said.
More than 80 unionized workers of the Plantas de Andina union went on strike a week ago.
Baoshan reported a 62.2 percent surge on first-half net profit on firm steel prices, but warned about the risks of trade protectionism in the second half.