According to the US Geological Service it was a 5.3-maginitude quake.
A new port plus an expansion at an existing port will meet growing demand.
Copper price slumps 1.8% as Brazil, Russia, India and China growth slows to 2009 levels.
China hosts less than 5% of the world's known gold reserves, while domestic mines are often readily exhausted.
The three former Soviet republics, together, bought 75% more gold last month than they did in March.
Market conditions favoured higher rough demand as global supplies decreased, said the firm.
In the long term, company expects potash demand to resume.
Long-term development indicators for the nuclear power industry remain strong.
There’s a new Cold War brewing and this time it’s not about military power.
Billionaire Alexander Nesis, state-owned Rostec reach $1bn deal to develop world's largest rare earth deposit and take control of Russia's REE stockpiles.
Russia, Turkey and South Korea boosted reserves in February and March.
Gas explosion and roof collapse spur rescue efforts.
It aims to increase output to 19 million tonnes by 2020.
The measured and indicated resources of Mkuju River Project amounted to 35,888 tonnes of uranium.
Russian nickel and palladium giant announces 2012 profit loss.
Gold mining in Russia's Kolyma is far from over.
"No one wants to be the first to move, given how risk averse the mood is."
One of the 86 deposits to be publicly auctioned holds 7.8 million ounces of gold in situ.
The accident may cause Evraz a 15% decrease in its coal output.
Russia's 1993 disarmament treaty, which requires the nation to unload the radioactive material from discarded nuclear weapons, expires this year.
The decreasing Arctic ice sheet could mean billions for the mining industry, say experts.
Weather conditions have been changing often and rapidly
Man fails to declare gems worth about $162,000 at customs.
Since the mid-1970s and until today the US held the world’s largest net oil importer position.
Putin wants the world to acknowledge that Russia remains a global power.
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