Finnish mining technology company Outotec will pull out of Iran due to the new U.S. sanctions.
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From focusing on copper and uranium in Saskatchewan, Forum now wants to work on extracting a wider array of minerals in the US.
Copper nanoparticle ink can be used to print cheaper electronic circuits.
Pumpkin Hollow goes into production next year, but the underground mine is only the first phase of a planned Nevada copper operation four times the size.
The Mongolian government broke laws during a controversial attempt to seize full control over the Erdenet copper mine.
Almost 18,000 lots traded in debut day, equal to 90,000 tonnes of metal.
The Philippines temporarily suspended all quarrying operations in seven regions following a landslide near a limestone quarry that killed at least 29 people, with dozens more feared trapped under the rubble.
A fire at its Spence copper mine in Chile had forced it to partially shut down operations. No one was injured in the fire, which has since been extinguished.
The Shanghai Futures Exchange (ShFE) will launch copper options trading on Friday, aiming to take a slice of a $270 billion global market.
Integrated mining development company rolls investment dice on its first major B.C. project.
Base metals under pressure from trade tensions.
Nickel has finally succumbed to the base metals price rout.
Rising U.S - China trade tensions threaten to curb consumer purchasing power, crimp productivity growth and limit global economic expansion.
Companies including Glencore, China Moly and Randgold Resources Ltd. have criticized the new laws as violating their rights, as well as being a deterrent to future investment, and are continuing to lobby for it to be significantly modified.
A company owned by Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov is in talks to raise $1.25 billion from Russian banks by the start of 2019 to build a massive mining and metallurgical plant at Russia's biggest untapped copper deposit.
The U.S.-led trade war fans concern that the showdown will derail otherwise-strong economic growth in the world’s two largest economies.
Spurred by high global appetite for cooper, the company in September started preparing the site for construction of a massive plant at the deposit.
In just five years, Anglo assembled marketing operations that now sell more metals than the company produces.
The Canadian miner may slash 400 jobs and involve Chinese partners in its troubled Tanzania operations.
About $816 million will be invested in Peru, including $555 million in copper projects and $216 million in zinc.
The government considers minerals with the "strategic" designation important for the economic, social and industrial future of the country.
Congo’s updated mining code established the category of “strategic” minerals, to which a rate of 10 percent will apply.
The proposed tax, to be applied on the nominal value of extracted metals, would affect copper miners that produce more than 12,000 tonnes of the metal and those extracting 50,000 tonnes of lithium a year.
Altius entered into an agreement with Vale Canada Limited and certain of its subsidiaries to comprehensively settle their long-standing litigation.