Aussie miners paid A$30.6 billion in company tax and royalties in 2017-18.
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Blizzard-like conditions in the Dakotas, western Nebraska and Kansas are stressing winter wheat, inundating mines and disrupting ranches.
Output reached 1.34 million tonnes, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Friday.
Capital investment in the mining sector has declined each year since 2012, with investment intentions for 2018 in line with this trend.
Miners downed tools from Feb. 22 to March 6, affecting waste-stripping at the mine and mining of ore.
The Manchester-based company had agreed to acquire Neo for $612 million in cash and stock.
Out of 800 people polled, 40% prioritize work-life balance.
The market terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Whittington was president and CEO of Farallon Mining until its sale to Nyrstar in 2011 and later of Northern Vertex Mining.
The members of the Alliance agreed on the urgency of examining tailings from the perspective of disposal and closure.
Ontario and Saskatchewan say the plan falls short in growing Canada’s reputation as a world leader.
Canada's mining sector is going through dramatic change, but the industry remains bullish on growth, and miners increasingly believe innovation and advances in technology will reshape the industry.
Refined metal has been flowing in significant quantities to China, reducing availability in the rest of the world.
The project is located approximately 150 kilometres east of Thunder Bay and it sits on the Winston Lake Greenstone Belt.
Clean-up starts after devastating floods in Queensland derail 80-wagon train carrying metal concentrates from Glencore's Mount Isa mines.
The Canadian province is resource-rich, and home to Vancouver, the mining junior capital of the world.
The 1,000-km (620-mile) rail line is used by miners including Glencore, MMG Ltd and South 32 to carry zinc and lead concentrate from the Mt Isa region.
No other province or territory has had two new precious metal mines reach commercial production less than 15 months apart.
Ernst & Young’s Canadian Mining Eye index, which tracks the performance of 100 Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange mid-tier and junior miners — dropped 2% in the last quarter of 2018.
With a 5.5% zinc equivalent cut-off, indicated resources in the Key Anacon Main and Titan zones total 2.0 million tonnes grading 5.77% zinc, 2.38% lead, 0.22% copper, and 68.90 g/t silver.
The Lalor mine will then be joining the ranks of primary gold producers as one of the lowest sustaining costs in the industry.
BHP, Anglo American touch one-year highs.
The deposit has historical resources of 2.7 million tonnes grading 0.59% zinc, 1.7% lead, 0.40% copper, 72.0 g/t silver, and 1.0 g/t gold.
Terramin's Angas zinc mine will host a 5 MW Advanced Compressed Air Energy Storage facility.
Could we be looking at another run in the zinc price like in 2017, when it spiked from $1.19 a pound to $1.61 within only six months (+35%)?