China's steel mills appeared reluctant to restock despite the supply outage from Brazil.
China Mining News
It's little surprise that environmental activists may be tempted to pop champagne corks.
The appointment to the top job marks a rapid promotion for Lu Dongliang, who had only served as president at Chalco for one year.
The U.S. is relentlessly pushing its allies to ban Huawei and China is starting to push back.
“I don’t believe for one moment this is linked to some of the higher level issues of relationships between China and the rest of the world.” - Mackenzie
Iron ore continues to influence the ferrous complex, steel prices reflect the rising cost of iron ore and producers are passing it on to the consumers.
Tension between Beijing and Canberra has grown in recent months over issues of cyber security and China's influence in Pacific island nations.
Panoramic Resources' first shipment from the Savannah mine contained 7,735 wmt of nickel/copper/cobalt concentrate valued in approximately $6.1 million.
The investigation could lead to provisional duties being applied within nine months and definitive duties, typically in place for five years, in 15 months.
“If China’s mines could produce more they would already be doing so."
US-China trade spat benefitting copper miners as tariffs on scrap imports boost concentrate shipments 17% to nearly 2m tonnes.
Iron ore supply is expected to tighten after the Vale accident, but actual effects in the Chinese market will not occur until late March.
"I think this is just a natural volatility after such a big supply shock"
The action will increase Livent's sale taxes in China but give it greater access to growing markets for lithium in Japan, South Korea and elsewhere.
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While China’s holdings are the sixth largest by country, they account for only 2.4 percent of reserves, compared with more than 70 percent in Germany and the US.
The project encircles the Taldybulak Levoberejnyi Mine, which was recently built by Zijin and contains 3.2 million ounces in reserves and resources at a grade of 7.2 g/t.
China iron ore futures rose to a record on Monday, the first session after a week-long national holiday, on concerns that supply from Brazil, the country's second-largest ore supplier, may decline after a fatal dam accident at a Vale mine.
While there are deficits ahead, the global aluminium demand picture will improve.
Chinese mining industry is an early adopter of digital solutions that automate and optimize operations
Metso has opened a new Competence Center for mining in China (CCC). Located in Hunan province in central China, the center focuses on developing and manufacturing solutions for the fast-changing Chinese mining market.
Analysts believe the price surge lines up with the market halting up to 40 million metric tonnes of Vale’s iron ore production.
This deal gives Beijing a second chance in Bolivia after Xinjiang TBEA beat six rivals to partner with Bolivia on Coipasa and Pastos Grandes.
Benchmark's MD Simon Moore told the Senate Committee on energy that 70 battery megafactories are in global production – up from 17 .
The best defense against the repercussions of a mounting pile of debt, and the new cold war, is to own gold - the traditional safe haven.
People are often not aware of where their most prized devices really come from.