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US Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke wants to speed up a two-year review of mining on more than 30,000 acres just north of the park.
The company plans to locate the installation next to its existing Rio Seco manganese plant in the Peruvian province of Huaral.
The company has greed to reduce its stake in the Grasberg mine to 49% in exchange for licenses to operate the massive copper and gold pit until 2041.
Brazil's government will revise a decree that opened up a vast mineral reserve in the Amazon rainforest to mining responding to overwhelming criticism.
Hedge funds' bullish bets set new record, but is the copper market "overreacting to short-term conditions and ignoring several warning signs"?
China's metals trade figures were once a spotlight on the state of the world's manufacturing engine and price driver.
Power has been restricted due to a dispute over new, higher tariffs.
In an effort to receive more financial benefits from mining operations, the government's proposal will also require investors in the sector to get legislative approval before operating.
Copper price jumps to near three-year high as likely impact of Chinese scrap metal import ban sparks another session of speculative buying.
OZ would begin construction of its Carrapateena copper mine in Australia, the country's largest undeveloped copper project, which it estimated would cost A$916 million ($724 million).
COMEX stocks are the third, often forgotten component of the global copper inventory picture.
Copper output in Congo, Africa's top producer of the metal, rose 15 percent year-on-year in the first half of 2017 to more than half a million tonnes, and cobalt production surged 27 percent to almost 40,000 tonnes, the central bank said.
Base metals are showing signs of real strength, with prices across the complex breaking out, or threatening to do so.
The monument, one of the 27 President Trump is taking a second look at, covers 1.3 million acres (about 5,260 square km), and it includes land considered sacred to Native Americans.
The region, preserved as a national reserve for more than three decades, is thought to be rich in gold, iron ore, copper and other minerals.
Prices for cobalt, a key ingredient in lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles, have spiked 83 percent this year.
Controversial director Grant King is stepping down, only six months after joining the company amid concerns among investors over oil investments.
Mopani Copper Mines, Glencore's Zambian unit, said on Tuesday it may lay off nearly 5,000 workers due to a dispute with its electricity supplier over prices that has led to reduced power supply to its […]
The miner believes a tightening global supply of copper will keep prices on the high-end of the spectrum this year and next.
After posting a fourfold rise in profits, world's number one mining company now "actively pursuing options to exit" its US oil and gas business bought for $20B six years ago.
Copper above $3.00 after former workers torch dozens of buildings, vehicles at Freeport's Indonesia operations blocking access to world number two mine.
A committee of six ministers pointed to numerous flaws with the project, including severe impact to a Humboldt penguin reserve.
The province first committed $1 billion to fund infrastructure into the chromite-rich area in 2014.
Copper price rally cools after threat to global supply from top 5 Las Bambas mine is averted.