Despite a rebound in commodity prices and successful costs cuts, Glencore remained in the red in the six months to end-June.
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Canada’s Erdene Resource is one of the very few miners to have never encountered issues in the East Asian nation.
Eldorado Gold Corporation, ("Eldorado" or "the Company") is pleased to announce plans at four new exploration projects.
Few disruptions could dump additional 230,000 tonnes onto already oversupplied market this year.
Mineral and mining industry highlights top priorities at Energy and Mines Ministers’ Conference.
Stephen Nano, CEO of Mirasol Resources sits down with Maurice Jackson of Proven & Probable to discuss the virtues of Prospect Generation.
Scott Close of Eurasian Minerals sits down with Maurice Jackson of Proven and Probable to discuss the virtues of partnering and owning shares in one of the industry’s premier Prospect Generators.
The worst is over, at least for base metals, says Moody's, but warns that challenging industry conditions should continue through to at least 2018.
New report says base metal prices have bottomed, but there's hardly any upside – and that includes the zinc price.
Signs of resurgence in platinum, a stronger gold price and growing coal exports to India should be triggers for South Africa’s mining leadership to grasp the opportunities that it missed in the last commodity boom, according to consulting engineers and scientists SRK Consulting (South Africa).
The country began shipping lithium to China this week, in what is considered the first step towards fulfilling its ambitions to becoming the world’s No. 1 exporter of the commodity.
China's domestic iron ore, copper, nickel, zinc, lead and bauxite mining output is slowing dramatically.
And one that's ultra-bearish.
The potential acquisition fits in the South African gold producer’s plans to expand operations across Africa.
Data from the FTSE 100 shows the seven largest mining companies account for close to 5.5% of the value of the index. At the end of 2015 they accounted for only 2.5%.
Beijing cuts off power to 26 mines in key Chinese zinc, lead production region.
Bolivia seized three of Glencore’s operations in nine years and the Swiss giant is now initiating arbitration proceedings against the South American nation.
Two years after the mine’s massive tailings pond collapse, the tarnished Golden Triangle environmental and economic fallout continues.
Not even counting the $7.7 billion in write-downs and charges, BHP’s underlying profit dropped by a painful 81% to $1.2 billion for the year to June.
To support the conversion of Chuquicamata, the largest open-pit copper mine in the world, to a large-scale underground mining operation.
The world's top copper miner admits to be facing its “worst crisis ever” since created in 1976.
South Africa's state pension fund is pushing Anglo to spin off all its assets in the country, including the miner's coveted platinum mines.
Vancouver junior will start environmental work in September at South Crofty mine in south-west England where mining dates back to the Bronze age.
Every junior commodity market has its share of pretenders to go along with the contenders as prices and demand move up.
Glencore's will continue to curtail production in zinc, copper and other metals – it's clear why.