The Mining Association of Canada’s (MAC) Toward Sustainable Mining (TSM) initiative is an accountability program for social and environmental performance.
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Recycling of local, treated water is part of a sustainable approach to minimize Platreef’s environmental footprint.
Zimbabwe Mines Minister Winston Chitando said the country would generate revenue of $1.4bn over eight years from the Kamativi lithium project.
The deaths brings the number of people killed at the company's operations this year to at least 10.
Anglo has a 4 per cent stake in Toronto-listed Nautilus.
Two more quakes were felt Friday near the company's Masakhane gold mine, which cause search and rescue operations to be momentarily halted.
Electric vehicle manufacturer has reduced cobalt usage in its batteries by 59%.
Contact has been made with three of the workers trapped at the company's Masakhane gold mine.
The miner and commodities trader is embroiled in a legal tangle over its copper and cobalt operations in Democratic Republic of Congo, where conflict and changes to regulations have deterred many mining firms.
China's trade in industrial metals looks set for significant upheaval this year as the country adapts to fast-evolving supply chains.
The comments came a day after Vale reported a first-quarter slide in profit of 36 percent on higher costs and lower iron ore prices.
A day after first quarter results showed a 36 percent slump in profit, executives said they were not satisfied with nickel prices.
The Bystrinsky project is now expected to produce 25,000-31,000 tonnes of copper and 90,000-110,000 ounces of gold in concentrate in 2018.
The world's largest iron ore producer posted a 36 percent slump in first-quarter profit compared to the same quarter a year earlier.
The Philippines' top nickel ore producer, Nickel Asia Corp, said its export plans in 2018 remain unchanged despite government plans to limit mining areas.
The country was ranked 10th in world nickel production in 2016 and sixth in cobalt.
If the commodity sector keeps the pace for the rest of 2018, this will be the best year for the asset class since 2003.
The move is likely to happen early next year and last for three months, after which pricing will return to the ring.
They say there has to be a balance between exploiting mineral resources from the seabed and protecting vulnerable marine ecosystems.
With Russian aluminium producer Rusal imploding in the wake of U.S. sanctions against its oligarch owner Oleg Deripaska, attention is now turning to the status of another Russian industrial powerhouse, Norilsk Nickel.
Aluminum rallied as much as 7.1 percent, a record intraday gain, to $2,718 a ton in London.
It expects to have sold 90% of its nickel sulphate supply by the end of 2019, two years earlier than anticipated.
Price surges nearly 5% to three-year high over worries that top producer Norilsk could befall the same fate as aluminum giant Rusal.
The company halted production and transport operations for 90 days at the Minas-Rio mine to comply with a request by authorities that it inspects a pipeline that has leaked twice.
Cobalt27 CEO lines up Chinese automaker deals, ponders HK listing: “There is a lot of interest and it is natural because it is where all this will happen”.