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Five Rio Tinto Workers Arrested for Fraud at Canadian Smelter
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 18:34:32 +0100
Bloomberg - Five former workers at a Rio Tinto Group aluminum smelter in Quebec were arrested following a fraud investigation initiated by the company almost two years ago.*

L'International Copper Association discute de l'influence du cuivre ...
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 17:23:00 +0100
NEW YORK, 20 septembre 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Anthony (Tony) Lea, président de l'International Copper Association (ICA), s'est adressé hier à des chefs de file mondiaux en matière de climat dans le cadre de la xxx d'ouverture de la semaine sur...

Congo state miner submits offer for Freeport's Tenke copper project
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 08:48:47 +0100
Reuters - Democratic Republic of Congo's state mining company Gecamines has submitted an offer to buy Freeport McMoRan Inc's majority stake in the Tenke copper project, Gecamines' interim director-general Jacques ...

Global Copper Mining to 2020
Thu, 14 Jul 2016 18:13:00 +0100
NEW YORK, July 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SynopsisTimetric's 'Global Copper Mining to 2020' report comprehensively covers global reserves of copper by country, the historic and forecast data on copper production, prices and copper metal consumption. The report also includes demand drivers...

Base Metals Mining in Brazil to 2020
Wed, 15 Jun 2016 20:32:00 +0100
NEW YORK, June 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SynopsisTimetric's 'Base Metals Mining in Brazil to 2020' report comprehensively covers Brazilian reserves of base metals (copper and nickel), reserves by company and active mines, the historic and forecast data on copper and nickel mine production...

Glencore in talks with Iran to develop copper industry: Times
Fri, 03 Jun 2016 09:55:30 +0100
at MarketWatch - Glencore PLC is holding discussions with Tehran about setting up a copper industry in Iran, British newspaper The Times reported Friday. The talks follow the lifting of economic sanctions on Iran, which ...

BHP Billiton joins Rio in shifting focus to growth
Wed, 11 May 2016 06:19:16 +0100
Other - BRUSSELS/MELBOURNE (Reuters) - BHP Billiton (BHP.AX)(BLT.L) has talked up its future growth options, joining fellow mining giant Rio Tinto (RIO.AX) (RIO.L) in marking a shift in focus after four years of aggressive cost cutting. After Rio hit the go button last week on the long stalled $5.3 billion (3.7 billion pounds) expansion of the Oyu Tolgoi copper mine in Mongolia, BHP said on Tuesday it expects to sign off on copper and oil projects next year. BHP Chief Executive Andrew Mackenzie said the Spence copper project in Chile was now expected to cost less than $2.2 billion, 30 percent below earlier estimates, and would add 200,000 tonnes of copper by 2020.

Miner Freeport wants to get debt down to $10 bln in two years
Tue, 10 May 2016 15:57:40 +0100
Reuters - U.S. miner Freeport-McMoRan Inc would like to get its debt down to $10 billion over the next two years and is in a series of discussions about selling more of its assets, Chief Executive Richard Adkerson said on Tuesday. A day after Freeport agreed to sell its majority stake in the Tenke copper mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Adkerson said Freeport would consider selling a minority interest in a package of its other mining assets.

How Tesla Motors Helps Drive Rio Tintos Copper Expansion
Fri, 06 May 2016 21:09:17 +0100
at Investor's Business Daily - Tesla Motors (TSLA) CEO Elon Musk said Wednesday that he expects his company to be producing 500,000 electric vehicles by 2018, with perhaps 1 million by 2020. On Friday, Rio Tinto (RIO) approved a $5.3 ...

Nevsun Resources and Reservoir Minerals Combine and Consolidate Timok ...
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 02:40:00 +0100
CNW Group - Nevsun Resources and Reservoir Minerals Combine and Consolidate Timok Copper Project Ownership

How Are Mining Stocks Doing Freeport and More
Tue, 19 Apr 2016 21:07:38 +0100
Other - Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) gained for the third consecutive trading day. On Tuesday, Freeport started trading higher, gaining support from the surge in copper prices.*

Q4 Production Release
Mon, 11 Apr 2016 07:15:31 +0100
at noodls - 11 April 2016 Vedanta Resources plc Production Release for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year ended 31 March 2016 Highlights · Record annual production of Aluminium, Power, Silver and cathodes at Copper ...*

Britain's FTSE advances, breaking losing run
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 13:12:05 +0100
Other - British shares edged higher on Monday as commodities-related stocks shrugged off declines in copper and oil prices, helping the index to gain for the first time this quarter. Britain's blue-chip FTSE 100 ...*

Barclays: “Sell Rio Tinto plc & Antofagasta plc Ahead Of ...
Thu, 31 Mar 2016 13:34:04 +0100 - VIDEO: One Fool takes a closer look at Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO) and Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO).*

3 Stocks That Will Profit From the Mongolian Mineral Rush
Mon, 21 Mar 2016 16:36:00 GMT
at TheStreet - Commodity prices are rebounding, especially for copper. Here are the three best stocks to profit from the resurgence of the Mongolian mining region, a major global source of basic metals.*

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