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Nickel Mining News
Sherritt International Corporation ("Sherritt" or the "Corporation") (TSX:S) today announced changes to the leadership of its senior management team, effective February 1, 2012.
African Eagle is moving ahead with metallurgical testwork on its big Dutwa nickel resource in Tanzania and has contracted SGS Metallurgy of Perth to undertake this.
St. Eugene Receives Final Court Approval for Transaction with Claude Resources Inc. and Satori Resources Inc.
St. Eugene Mining Corporation Limited (TSX VENTURE:SEM) ("St. Eugene" or the "Company") announced today that the Supreme Court of British Columbia has issued a final order approving the plan of arrangement providing for the acquisition (the "Acquisition") by Claude Resources Inc. (TSX:CRJ)(NYSE Amex:CGR) ("Claude"), of all of the issued and outstanding shares of St. Eugene (that Claude does not already own).
United Reef Limited (TSX VENTURE:URP) ("United Reef") is pleased to provide the following update further to its press release dated December 5, 2011, with respect to a proposed reverse takeover transaction with Black Widow Resources Inc. ("Black Widow").
Bloomberg reports that Ivanplats Ltd., an Africa-focused mining company controlled by billionaire CEO Robert Friedland, may seek up to $1 billion in an IPO.
The miner is expecting to reduce production this year to adapt to a slight fall in global metals demand, but does not see a slump into another global economic crisis.
The Standard & Poor’s GSCI Spot Index of 24 raw materials rose 0.4 percent to close at 659.77 at 4:27 p.m. in New York, led by nickel.
Quadra FNX Mining (TSX:QUX) has updated the resource at its Victoria Mine in Ontario, Canada.
Western Areas says it is aiming to ramp up production in WA and become Australia’s second largest nickel miner.
Commodity markets face the “twin macro risks” of a European recession and a hard landing in China this year, according to Morgan Stanley.
Canada’s Quadra FNX Mining Ltd. (QUX-T15.30----%), which has signed a deal to be bought by a Polish government-backed miner, said Monday its production was down slightly in the fourth quarter, as compared to the previous three months.
The metals lobby group is gearing up to meet with the European commission at the end of January to persuade it to grant the sector full exemption from the indirect carbon costs embedded in electricity prices.
Although Barclays is positive on the prospects for commodity prices in Q1, for now they are still positioning relatively cautiously across sectors.
The Globe and Mail reports that Canadian one- and two-dollar coins, known as "loonies" and "toonies", will this spring be made from steel, replacing the more expensive nickel they are currently made from:
Reuters reports the London Metal Exchange has been approached by several potential bidders and will consider takeover proposals in late February according to its CEO. The LME handles some 80% of global trade in metals futures and a takeover will help the the 134-year old trading floor to compete against rapidly-expanding Asian metal trading hubs.
Listed Nickel Asia Corp. (NAC) hit a record high in shipment volumes last year amid strong demand from China, a disclosure to the local bourse showed yesterday.
Canadian mineral explorer Continental Nickel Ltd (CNI) is set to start mining the mineral in southern Tanzania following positive exploration results.
Copper and nickel prices rose by Rs 2 per kg in the local non-ferrous metal market today on pick-up in industrial demand amid a firming global trend.
2011 will go down as the year when the wind fell out of the sails of economic recovery and serious storm clouds gathered on the horizon.
The Bucko Lake Mine in Manitoba is scaling back operations due to a fall in nickel prices.
French nuclear giant Areva says it is in talks to sell its 26% stake in major nickel miner, Eramet (formerly Soc. Le Nickel) with major operations in New Caledoinia.
In a study of pancreatic cancer, Spanish researchers found that patients with high concentrations of nickel and selenium were least likely to suffer from the disease.
A Papua New Guinea court has rejected an appeal by local landowners to block deep sea dumping of waste from the Ramu nickel mine, junior partner Highlands Pacific said on Thursday.
Minority partner Highlands Pacific said Tuesday it expects the Ramu nickel project in Papua New Guinea to operate close to maximum capacity by mid to late 2013.