"All that's required is to hand the world’s best mining assets to the world’s best management."
But new report by De Beers cautions that declining production could see the industry lose ground to other categories.
Andrey Melnichenko is taking Uralkali and Potashcorp head on by building two $5bn potash mines, but spent the summer cruising from Ketchikan to Seattle.
No going back to clubby system of tightly controlled global supply and set prices that served North American and European producers so well in the past.
In this visualization, every nuclear reactor in the world is shown and broken down by country and life of plant. This includes construction, commercial power generation, and decommissioning of the reactor.
A GlenTinto is not as far-fetched as it sounds.
His lawyers told MINING.com the parties reached a confidential agreement.
The internal probe is reportedly focused on claims that BSGR bribed Guinean officials to get lucrative rights over Simandou.
Analysts predict could fetch between $10 million to $16 million.
Filipino supply worries, depleting Chinese stocks and Indonesian refinery delays could see nickel rise close to $30,000 a tonne.
CEO Chuck Jeannes says barring a major technological breakthrough global gold production probably peaked in 2013.
A triumph of the "Yes Scotland" campaign would have to be followed by negotiations with London over a raft of assets.
A big corporate break-up à la BHP Billiton is definitively not in his books, he told FT.com.
Here is one interpretation of how much is left on Earth.
Winner will be announced in October, and implementation will be complete by the year-end.
The country lifted a long-standing ban on selling uranium to energy-starved India in 2012 and both have been negotiating a nuclear safeguards agreement since then.
Officials halted rescue efforts, believing that five men who remained trapped underground were dead.
Investment banks says it's time to short gold.
But some of the nation's resources that are considered among the world’s largest, such as the Simandou iron ore deposit, face both financial and political challenges.
There's a history there of course. Just ask Mick Davis.
President Danilo Medina vetoed bill creating a National Park, which would have blocked the expansion of Glencore's Falcondo mine.
Authorities say the firm violated 16 environmental rules at El Soldado copper mine, located about 130 km northwest of capital Santiago.
Vast stretches of northern Europe’s wilderness will soon host more mining companies going ahead with several projects in the area.
Palladium drops sharply from 13-year highs. Sister metal platinum close to wiping out 2014 gains.
Mining accidents are common in Turkey, where poor safety conditions have cost 3,000 lives since 1941.
Following a meeting with BHP’s China boss, Beijing issued a statement saying it believed that “BHP and other iron ore suppliers should avoid abusing dominant market positions."
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