The amicable divorce ends a six-year-old exploration joint venture originally set to find copper deposits in China.
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Companies claim land transfer is de facto expropriation without consultation.
For companies servicing the mining sector, project opportunities have declined significantly in the past few years.
The company has loaded 26,500 tonnes of iron ore onto three ships at the company's port of Ponta de Madeira.
New report says the underlying question for investors lies on the risk/reward balance — whether outstanding geology beats corruption and security issues.
Up 4% on Monday.
Iron ore price holds above $80 a tonne, doubling in value in a year as Chinese cargo volumes jump.
Private capital funds raised $2.1 billion for mining and metals investment in 2016 – this year 13 funds are targeting $10 billion says new study.
World Bank's 2017 outlook says US impact on commodity markets diminished, but it's still number 1 for oil and number 2 in copper, aluminum and lead.
Iron ore back above $80 a tonne while copper price spikes 4%.
Before a megaproject gets the nod to go ahead, a very unique set of circumstances must first be considered.
The move comes less than two years after the Montreal-based firm decided to add exposure to the steelmaking raw material by grabbing a stake in the fellow Canadian iron ore company.
Any re-instatement of sanctions will, if at all, pose minimal additional hurdles to new investors, BMI Research says.
It was an up and down year for commodities, but things ultimately finished in the black.
With only a couple of exceptions, metal and mineral prices rallied in 2016 – see at a glance how far the industry has come.
The Israeli billionaire, under house arrest since Dec. 19, has been at the centre of an international investigation into alleged bribery to win mining rights in Guinea.
The company plans to invest a $308 million (R$1 billion) this year to allow the iron ore mine reach a 26.5 million tonnes a year capacity.
The global mining industry rebounded from multi-year lows in 2016 – MINING.com's most popular posts of the year tell the story.
A Chinese court has sent a strong message to corporate executives who have been seeing playing fast and loose within the rules of boon-times capitalism in China.
But forward curve currently pricing 2017 at around $70 per tonne – around 25% higher than 2016’s year to date average.
Turnaround in GDP expansion in world's top commodity consumer over the past few months "almost as sharp as in 2009" says new study.
TABLE: China's copper demand grew 11-fold in 15 years – the rest of the world shrunk. Sans China, the nickel market would've barely broken a million tonnes.
“ Canada is looked to as a leader in mineral exploration and development,”
Vale agrees to pit use for tailings.
Mining company will be added to the country’s Environmental Offenders Registry.