Billions wiped from mining sector as Chinese manufacturing activity contracts to a six-and-half year low.
The Northern Territory Chief Minister has threatened to close Glencore's McArthur River operation if the miner does not improve its environmental practices.
Net loss of $26.8 million, or $0.07 per share
70% of silver is mined as a byproduct – gold, base metal mine closures and declining capex will push silver market into deficit this year says new report.
A US$2.6 million water treatment system from AZ Mining.
The Arkyd 3 Reflight (A3R) will spent its three-month orbiting mission sending back data to a group of scientists based at the firm’s headquarters in Redmond, WA.
About 200 jobs.
Sunday's fiasco was the third major failure for America's commercial space industry in less than a year.
The mill feed is expected to be processed for gold, silver, copper, lead and zinc.
One of the most frequent questions I get is regarding how and where asteroid mining will happen. As in golf, asteroid miners “will play it as it lays.”
Inspections that took place between 2013 and 2014, revealed 16 infractions, nine of which were considered very serious.
China is the globe's top mining country, but its alarming reserves-to-production ratio is forcing domestic miners to hunt for deals in the rest of the world.
The Arkyd 3 Reflight (A3R) will spent three month in orbit trying to identify subsystems to explore and prospect for valuable resources on asteroids.
At the end of January, the company announced it was placing the mine in care and maintenance, citing a commodity price crash, and earlier this month was forced to seek creditor protection.
Silver produced in concentrate was 5.2 million ounces and 20.3 million ounces during the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014, respectively.
This infographic covers everything you should know about copper porphyries, a deposit type responsible for about 60% of copper, 95% of molybdenum, and 20% of gold produced today.
That reaction to the copper price drop was probably overdone in terms of the response of the equities and their valuations.
Embarrassment and financial harm.
The technique, known as biomining, is already being tested here on Earth as a sustainable treatment of ores and mine waste.
Some crew will be assigned to care and maintenance.
Hundreds of miners in Kosovo are back on shift following a three-day work stoppage to protest against the Kosovo government, which backtracked on an earlier decision to take control of the Trepca mining complex.
Analyst downgrade sinks shares of Vancouver-based owner of fast-expanding polymetallic mines in Peru and Mexico.
Article implies that the company engaged in illicit practices to obtain the necessary permits for its Platreef mine in South Africa.
Vancouver-based junior jumps 8.5% after hitting targets for re-start of 100%-owned Caribou zinc-lead-copper-silver-gold mine in New Brunswick, Canada.
Huge advances in all sectors from potash and uranium to copper and gold led by a 10% surge in diversified Canadian heavyweight Teck Resources.
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