But tin, nickel miners and aluminum manufacturers should worry more.
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The new offering comes five years after a similar product fizzled on the Singapore Exchange (SGX).
Industrial metal markets are taking a breather as they await tangible evidence that China's latest stimulus package is feeding through to a flagging manufacturing sector.
Unionized workers at Peruvian miner Minsur's San Rafael tin mine started an indefinite strike on Tuesday to demand a bonus.
Commercial production at the tin mine, which is surrounded by dense forest, deeply weathered soils and experiences high rainfall, is expected in the second half of the year.
The initiative could see it ban or delist brands that can’t prove they are responsibly sourced by 2022.
Depleted stocks have been a long-running theme on the LME tin market.
The International Tin Association and the Responsible Business Alliance want to join forces to tackle minerals sourcing challenges from higher risk areas.
Small miners are finding it increasingly difficult to raise capital to fund new ventures despite the positive demand outlook for several commodities.
Research by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) projected that tin could be the metal with the most to gain.
The global tin market is expected to move into a surplus of 500 tonnes this year from a 7,500-tonne deficit in 2018.
In Q2 2019, analysts expect investment levels across the European mining sector will be sluggish.
Piran Resources is part of Pella Resources, an Africa-focused natural resource and energy group.
Canada's cobalt sector and Ecuador's budding mining sector for copper and gold will be investment hot spots.
"It’s obviously really important for Tshisekedi to have SADC’s approval and endorsement for his presidency”
The London Metal Exchange index slumped to a one-and-a-half year low of 2730.1 on Jan. 3.
The Democratic Republic of Congo is in uncharted waters as the nation awaits election results marking the end of President Joseph Kabila’s rule.
In 2017 Morales started talking about lithium mining. The country holds vast amounts of the mineral.
Industrial metal prices tumble as President Xi's defiant speech intensifies trade war fears, offer little on economic stimulus or market reforms.
Most ore will be sourced locally from various locations including the northwestern states of Zamfara, Kebbi and Kaduna, as well as the central states of Kwara and Niger.
TechMet has been operational for over a year and has assets, deployed in mining, processing and recycling projects around the world, including Canada, Brazil, Rwanda and Burundi.
On the positive side, the Andean country's iron ore production grew by 66.8% when compared to the previous year.
Nimmo was selected for the Top 100 listing based on criteria such as perseverance in the face of adversity and a trail-blazing approach.
Strongbow Exploration plans to bring the mine back into production following a proposed dual listing on London's AIM market.
The activists expressed their complaints at the European Parliament.