Concentrate supply appears abundant as Chinese smelters hike treatment and refining charges by as much as 10%.
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Brazil-based mining company Votorantim Metais Holding SA filed on Thursday for an initial public offering in New York and Toronto, to tap into a wide base of investors betting on a long-term recovery in zinc, copper, lead and silver prices.
Brings the total to $4 billion for the year.
He intends to buy as much as 1.5 billion pounds (about$2 billion) worth of additional Anglo American shares.
Bureau Veritas’ state-of-the art mineral testing facility in Adelaide is supporting BHP and South Australia to achieve their Copper Growth Strategies.
President John Magufuli also directed the central bank to buy the precious stone to boost reserves — the latest twist in a spat with mining firms over alleged tax evasion.
Former minister Lopez had to leave the post after the same legislative panel that delayed Cimatu’s confirmation rejected her appointment.
Peru is auctioning off the $2 billion Michiquillay copper project in the northern region of Cajamarca on November 15.
BHP Billiton Foundation announced Tuesday its financial support for two new global projects launched at an event held in Washington DC.
Shares in the diamond miner fell for a second consecutive day after it warned that two of its South african mines had been affected by strikes.
Acuña and her family claim the company used violence and threats to try to evict her from her home and so make way for its $5 billion gold and copper Conga project.
Investors to vote on the two resolutions submitted ethical investing group ACCR at BHP’s annual general meeting in London in October.
New controls aims at holding the company's partners, including Glencore, China Molybdenum and Ivanhoe, accountable in copper and cobalt projects
Norsk Hydro is reopening a British plant in Wales to supply material for the country's first electric vehicle factory.
Initiative is part of South Australia’s government strategy that aims to triple the state's copper production to one-million tonnes a year by 2030.
Initiative seeks contributing to global efforts in preventing the use of child and forced labour in the mining supply chain, and to providing information needed to demonstrate the responsible sourcing of minerals and metals.
The Africa-focused diamond miner said that would likely happen unless it solves its issues with the government of Tanzania.
He joined the company's board in September 2011 and was appointed chief financial officer in April 2013.
Copper’s high conductivity, durability and workability give it a dominant role in the fast-growing and rapidly changing Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVAC(R)) market.
North Korea may not have proved petroleum reserves, but it's estimated that the secluded belligerent nation sits on reserves of more than 200 minerals—including rare earth minerals—worth an estimated up to US$10 trillion.
Consensus forecast points to at least another 10% drop before the end of the year.
Freeport-McMoRan extends collaboration with Accenture to Deliver Connected Mine Solution to North and South American Mining Operations
Freeport-McMoRan Inc., a premier international natural resources company, has awarded Accenture (NYSE:ACN) a five-year agreement to extend the implementation of the Accenture Connected Mine solution and drive greater digital transformation of mining operations.
Ivanhoe boss transforms what could have been a set of exciting drill results into 43 holes of “global significance in the copper world”.
Mineral exploration spending (excluding petroleum), which rose 9.9 per cent in the June quarter to an estimated $437.7 million on a seasonally adjusted basis.
Citing delays in permits from the Greek government, the company said no additional investment would be made into the Olympias and Skouries projects or the Stratoni mine, which it acquired in 2012.