The company achieved solid production and generated a positive cash flow.
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Chile, the world's top copper exporter, produced 4.25 million tonnes of copper in the first nine months of 2018.
Lithium sales rose less than 1% as production slipped due to unexpected shut downs at three of our lithium manufacturing sites - Albemarle
While lithium giants like SQM and Albemarle tangle with one another over scarce lithium brines and water, a beautiful lithium mine in Nevada’s Clayton Valley is taking shape.
The state-owned metals and mineral trading firm also signed a 2,400 tonne nickel briquette purchase agreement with Japan's Sumitomo Corp.
With environmental and indigenous opponents of Tahoe's Escobal mine vowing it will never again produce silver, analysts are expecting the company to post its fifth consecutive quarterly loss on Tuesday.
The government turned over 70% of the Intag Valley into mining concessions, yet they didn't do a single consultation — not with the communities, not with the local authorities.
Results suggest that exploration and building remains the riskier but potentially more cost-effective alternative
Experts believe the US firm could achieve $300 million in operating and cost savings from combining its mines in Nevada with those of the Canadian rival.
Emirates Steel requires inputs of around 6 million tonnes of iron ore pellets per year.
Nicolas Maduro said the sanctions are "crazy" and "schizophrenic."
The company shares the same core management team as Regulus Resources and is focused on projects in Argentina.
The Zaldívar copper mine in Chile, a joint venture between Antofagasta and Barrick, will be able to replace greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to 350,000 tonnes per year, or about 87,000 vehicles annually.
What will define Chinese demand for iron ore is continued urbanization, infrastructure investments, auto production.
The Maracás Menchen mine has a take-or-pay off-take agreement with Glencore for 100% of its vanadium material.
The miner has bought Mason Resources despite shareholder Waterton previously requesting a moratorium on any near-term acquisitions.
The world's biggest miner promised in July to return the $10.5 billion in sale proceeds to shareholders.
The project sits atop the Incahuasi Salar and it is located on the Chile/Argentina national border some 75 kilometres southeast from the Atacama Salar.
Following two innovation summits between ICMM members and suppliers, a governance model for collaboration has been designed.
Introducing BHP's Trommel maintenance robot.
Capital expenditure among the 10 largest metals and mining companies is forecast to advance to about $35 billion this year, the first annual rise since 2013.
The company says limited access to a new area it wants to exploit makes the San Andrés mine unprofitable.
Santa Luz is a fully constructed open pit mine, which originally started production mid-2013 but was placed on care and maintenance in 2014.
Hurricane Willa made landfall on Mexico's Pacific coast as a Category 3 on October 23, 2018.
While the decision is final and not subject to appeal, one legal hurdle remains — Pampa Group, which controls SQM, earlier this month filed an additional appeal with Chile’s TDLC antitrust court.