Most of them have been after existing operations and companies, rather than trying to build mines from scratch.
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Output rose 16% to 3.7 million carats, which puts Petra on track to hit its long term annual target of 5 million carats in 2018, a year earlier than planned.
Gold and silver prices ran out of momentum during the first week of July and have been drifting lower ever since.
Faced with declining domestic production, China's top copper company — Minmetals — said earlier this year that the "only solution” was going overseas, and many are following its steps.
Shares plunged after miner revealed that output fell almost across the board in the April – June period.
Recovering commodity prices and investors' veto on deals have frustrated Davis and his team in their search for mining and metals bargains.
Traders are momentarily based at a windowless disaster-recovery site in Chelmsford, east of London.
Sandvik has signed an agreement to divest its Mining Systems operations, reported in the Sandvik income statement as discontinued operations, to the private equity company CoBe Capital.
British Gypsum is supplying the only element able to keep the mineral balance of the water just right for the peculiar needs of the checkered pupfish.
With 90% of the iron ore in Europe contained within Northern Sweden, it’s not surprising the Luleå University of Technology is a hub of mining and geological expertise.
Analysts see the long-awaited deal to sell potash to Chinese buyers as good news for the beleaguered sector, even though the agreed price is dramatically lower than last year’s.
It measures 42.11 by 34.26 by 16.07 mm, and is translucent with a grey hue.
Metso has today sold its head office property located at Fabianinkatu 9, Helsinki, Finland, to Genesta's Nordic property fund, for a debt-free price of EUR 19.6 million.
It expects to fetch between $755 million to $1.1 billion for the nine trains, which carry coal from mines in NSW to port operations on Australia's eastern seaboard.
Study shows there are more bullion miners among higher market capital ranking of mining companies in second quarter of 2016 than a year a go.
The sum obtained after selling 10.9% of the state-controlled diamond producer will be used to cut budget deficit, the government said.
The new investment fund would focus on financing gold mining projects in eastern Russia.
The German banking giant is the last lender to pull back from the embattled coal sector.
The move comes as the company readies to open what it calls the world’s biggest diamond mine currently under construction.
China’s state-backed Silk Road Fund is said to be considering a joint $2 billion bid with China National Gold Group for the Vasilkovskoye mine.
Analysts say the metal likely to reach $1,400 shortly and settle in the second half of this year, averaging $1,340 an ounce.
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Illegally acquired and exported gold from the mineral-rich eastern Congo keeps filling the pockets of some foreign companies as well as armed groups, a new report shows.
I don’t want to be too flippant with dismissals of inflammatory market events like ‘Brexit’ as simply hype.
Silver prices rose Monday as much as 6.9% to an intraday peak of $21.132 an ounce, its highest value since July 2014.