Chile expects lithium to soon become its second largest mining asset, just behind copper. It's currently the country's fourth biggest export.
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Rio Tinto is close to restarting a sale process for some of its aluminium assets, including a plant in Iceland.
KGHM will deliver updated strategy by year-end and it has no plans to sell foreign assets.
The global coal mining market is growing, with a CAGR of close to 2% from 2018-2022.
The United States has granted more than half of the exemptions to its steel import tariffs that Austrian steelmaker Voestalpine and its customers applied for.
Global Witness warns that the LME must ensure its members go beyond paper-based compliance activities.
This week, it seems everybody has something in common: they’re all copper bulls.
The decision to restart output at the mine comes despite plans by the government to hike mining taxes to bring down mounting public debt.
Poland plans to boost output of coal by about 10 percent in the next several years to cut down on imports, which are set to jump to a record this year.
Get ready, gold bulls: The precious metal could be close to finding a bottom.
In draft proposals, the government said it would introduce extra levies on CO2 emissions for different sectors to push companies to clean up their acts.
Away from the seminars and cocktail parties, metal producers, traders and users will meet behind closed doors to hammer out details of next year's contracts.
The miner now expects to produce 480,000 ounces of gold, down from a range of 505,000 to 515,000 ounces it estimated in May.
Eurasian Resources Group sets out vision for responsible cobalt supply at two major sustainability conferences in New York
Eurasian Resources Group participated reiterated its commitment to the Global Battery Alliance, a World Economic Forum initiative to showcase how the Group will ensure a responsible cobalt supply chain for the future.
The European Commission has extended duties on imported steel and iron pipes and tubes from Russia and Ukraine for another five years.
Renault-Nissan and Daimler may expand their cooperation to battery and autonomous cars technology and mobility services, the companies said on Wednesday.
Coal’s push to $100 a ton in Europe may benefit the greenest energy providers more than it does for miners.
Across the main auto markets, growth in electric vehicles is booming.
Randgold becomes second major miner to announce departure from London.
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Poland is making a rare charge into gold. The country added about 9 metric tons to its bullion reserves in July and August as prices dropped.
This compares to $86 per tonne in both 2018 and 2017.
MINING.com speaks with Jani Puroranta, Chief Digital Officer at Metso, about how digital technology can increase productivity and optimize existing assets.
Mines rarely have control over the cost of energy, so it is vital that comminution processes meet process objectives while consuming as little energy as possible.
It sold for more than $2.9 million.