Ecuador has tethered its economic fortunes to a burgeoning mining industry. Now it just needs to get bureaucrats and community leaders on board.
Tongling Nonferrous Metals Group Mining News
Ecuador is being hailed as the biggest potential new source of supply of the metal used in renewable energy.
China's top copper smelters have set their floor treatment and refining charges (TC/RCs) for the fourth quarter at $90 per tonne and 9 cents per pound.