Supported metal prices, debts being slashed, and production efficiency growth were the keys for the good performance.
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Here’s a look at eight active juniors with substantial copper assets in their property portfolios.
But tin, nickel miners and aluminum manufacturers should worry more.
Zambia's Mopani Copper Mines Plc plans to close two shafts and focus on essential capital projects, the Glencore-owned company said on Friday.
The comments coincide with government plans to review existing conservation areas amid growing pressure from mining and agriculture lobbies.
The property has geologic features that are analogous to the giant Udokan development project in Russia, which is the largest undeveloped copper project in the world.
The exploration and development company became the second Australian miner since April to back off from plans to buy the Glencore's CSA, in New South Wales.
Nevada's first copper mine in a decade is set to enter production during the final quarter of this year.
The latest order aims to discourage foreign companies and countries that may still be trying to maintain business with Iran.
The Canadian miner may soon make a decision about returning to long-term production in Chile.
Noront owns or has interests in several projects in Ontario’s Ring of Fire.
A swift deterioration in China-US trade talks hit global financial markets this week as investors faced the prospect of an escalation rather than an end to a 10-month-old trade war.
Cochilco said world top copper miner Codelco saw output drop 17 percent from the same period in 2018 to 371,000 tonnes.
The Australian miner believes that Cascabel and now Porvenir are the first in a long, large and rich string of copper-gold projects it will develop in Ecuador.
Lithium prices remain under pressure despite new report showing record 9.8GWh of battery capacity was deployed globally in March.
Sampling has returned gold values of 40.6, 57.6 and 96.1 g/t.
Base metals have had a shaky start to 2019, with a cautious Q1 advance giving way to an April drop on uncertainty about the global economy.
The new offering comes five years after a similar product fizzled on the Singapore Exchange (SGX).
Coalition has gone to court challenging a Trump administration’s decision that opened the door to Twin Metals’ copper, nickel and platinum project in a wilderness area of Minnesota.
For decades, the National Copper Corporation gave away expensive gold watches to workers that have been with the company for over 30 years.
The Nueva Fuerabamba community is pushing for laws that decriminalize their protests.
The proposed tax change in Africa's second biggest copper producing nation has upset the mining community.
Operating profit fell to 2.05 billion Swedish crowns from 2.72 billion a year earlier, beating the 1.99 billion seen by analysts in a Reuters poll.
The new mining code that Congo passed last year confirmed that subcontracting in the mining industry will be limited to companies of which the majority of capital is held by Congolese.
London Metal Exchange (LME) copper slumped 3% on Wednesday and has slid further to a three-month low.