Black Star deposit at Mount Isa in Australia depleted after 13 years of operation.
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The mining giant, North America's largest producer of steel-making coal, has raised its production forecast for the year.
Launched three years ago with a $5.6bn war chest, the fund once hailed as leader of a new wave of mining investment changes course.
The zinc junior is one of the latest picks by Rule, president and CEO of Sprott U.S. Holdings.
The process of restoring calm in local communities and the re-opening of essential infrastructure is now underway, said the miner Monday.
He envisions people living in big glass-carbon fiber domes on the surface, with additional areas mined out below the surface by robots for "industrial" uses.
The country's sector, dominated by precious metals and zinc, will be well-positioned for the expected price outperformance of these commodities, shows new report.
The new forecast is a response to OPEC's decision to limit production after a long period of unrestrained output.
The Canadian junior announced the acquisition of all properties and deposits from AurCrest Gold and Glencore.
Grupo Mexico’s project is being scrutinized once again.
Certain commodities tend to fly under the radar for periods of time. One of those metals that comes and goes is zinc – and after shooting up in price over 35% this year, it definitely has the attention of many investors and speculators again.
He is the first person to die in clashes over mining under new President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski.
Report: Lifting of sanctions will spark double digit copper output growth in Iran, home to world's second largest copper mine and largest zinc reserves.
Goldcorp says it has commenced ramp up mining operations at Peñasquito.
“There is a real risk that the plaintiffs could not be provided with justice in Eritrea," said Justice Patrice Abrioux.
Nevsun Resources Ltd. advises that the British Columbia Supreme Court has refused to permit a claim against Nevsun to proceed as a common law class action. The court did permit the lawsuit by the three named plaintiffs to continue.
" Despite the uncertainty around global metal prices, Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard has thrown his support behind a project that has the potential to be transformational for the north of his province."
While many still see space mining as science fiction, global recruitment expert Fircroft has compiled data that proves it feasible.
While met coal is clearly the star performer, thermal coal is probably the biggest upset – seaborne prices have jumped 65% in 2016 to above $80 a tonne.
Resistance breach shows significant upside potential for base metals.
Despite bumps in the road, most commodities are still having big years on a YTD basis.
The commodity research teams at Macquarie and Barclays, however, are not as optimistic when it comes to potash, aluminum and steel.
Despite continued investment in copper assets on the continent from China and India hunting for coal mines.
A large lead and zinc deposit, allegedly China's largest, has been discovered in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, local authorities announced on Sunday.
The idea is to power the Casino copper-gold mine in the Yukon and Selwyn’s zinc-lead mine in the Yukon-Northwest Territories.