Coal India will add 50 million tonnes to production this year with a target of 1 billion tonnes per year before the end of the decade.
When compared to the US, the world's largest economy for 150 years, China's ascent is even more startling because it took place over such a short time-span.
The murders were eerily similar to those depicted in the 2003 film "Blind Shaft"
Domestic scrap prices have fallen below the cost for Chinese coastal mills to produce pig iron.
Indian and Chinese importers make the most of the summer months to import a total of nearly 500 tonnes.
Today's infographic looks at the impact this had on global currencies using three different timeframes:
1 day, 1 week, and 1 month.
Mining is the third largest recipient of foreign direct investment in Myanmar.
It also revised its guidance for 2015 down, saying sales and revenues for the year are now expected to be about $48 billion—$1 billion lower than the previous outlook.
The mining giant acknowledged it used a Singapore marketing hub to minimize its tax expenses, but added it is paying its fair share worldwide.
Indonesia is not renewing Newmont's copper concentrate export permit according to officials.
So far, copper prices have failed to react significantly to news of supply disruptions, remaining more responsive to news from China, the world’s largest consumer.
Development of the mine, halted by politics and weak government institutions, reflects the resource curse as Mongolia’s Parliament failed to transfer ownership of the coal mine.
London-based index rises 18 percent on a two-day roll.
US producers' share of seaborne coal market has fallen to less than 1% as strong dollar hurts miners already struggling to stay profitable says new study.
The alleged deals involve Glencore's Collahausi mine in Chile, as well as Antamina and Antapaccay copper mines in Peru.
A report released today (Wednesday 16 September) by the Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre (BCEC) has emphasised the need to diversify Western Australia’s exports and widen our trading partnerships beyond China to maximise growth opportunities and strengthen WA’s economy.
The Minerals Council of Australia asked Turnbull to use his advocacy skills and economic know-how to help the struggling mining sector.
Carroll, who led Anglo American from 2007 to 2013, will chair the company’s Vedanta Resources Holdings Ltd. unit and advise the group’s chairman.
The share sale is set to reduce the company’s net debt by a third to around $20 billion by the end of 2016.
India hopes to revive Kolar region where gold mining dates back to the 19th century and new studies estimate $3.9 billion worth can still be mined.
Market back into deficit next year and through 2019 on supply cuts, disruptions, dirty concentrate and rising costs.
CHART: Top gold consumer imports 140 tonnes in August, up 140% from last year and the equivalent of all gold-backed ETF redemptions since February.
Bulgarian police arrested Len Homeniuk in July on an Interpol warrant over alleged corrupted deals in Kyrgyzstan.
The mine, to produce 320,000 metric tons of potash salt per year, is expected to help reduce the country's reliance on imported fertilizers.
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