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Twin Metals' owner has a history of environmental disaster in ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Twin Metals, a Minnesota company owned by Chilean mining titan Antofagasta Minerals, has dreams of striking valuable copper, nickel, and platinum near Ely. But the Obama administration last year delivered a lethal blow to that plan, denying Twin Metals ... ...

METALS MORNING VIEW 25/05: Metals prices generally firmer in ...
Thu, 25 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
September iron ore prices on the Dalian Commodity Exchange continue their volatile trading ... aluminium and tin have regained their upward bias, zinc is consolidating in high ground, while lead and nickel prices remain weak. Nickels weakness is ...,5022.1

Now May Be the Time to Look at Zinc: Lundin Mining Corporation
Wed, 24 May 2017 20:19:03 GMT
Lundin operates mines that are not 100% focused on gold or silver; rather, theyre focused primarily on zinc, copper, and nickel. The commodity price charts for these minerals tend to move differently than those of gold or silver, so I would suggest ...,5026.1

Kazakhstan: non-ferrous metals output up in Q1 2017
Wed, 24 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
In January-April Amur Zoloto mined 364.2 kg of gold at its deposits and 278.6 kg of silver. All the metal has been smelted at the gold-extracting and processing factory of Yubileyniy GOK. Amur Zoloto intends to construct a module processing factory with the capacity of 100 thousand tons per year at the Perevalnoye deposits. The

Gold prices consolidate, may face headwinds
Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The weaker dollar should help underpin commodity prices. The yuan is firmer at 6.8792 ... It would appear that copper, aluminium, zinc, tin and nickel prices are all looking stronger now, while laggard lead remains vulnerable. Prices still have more ...,5018.1

Russia: ChMK rails successfully tested
Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
As of May 6, all the 10 dredgers of the Solovievsky mine have started operating. The largest alluvial gold site in Amur region is in Tyndinsk and Skovorodinsk districts. In January-April the enterprise yielded 392 kg of alluvial and ore gold. The first dredger started operating on March 28. Taking into account weather conditions, so

Cleantech firm MineSense offers the mining industry a way to ...
Fri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
MineSense, which focuses on base metalscopper, iron, nickel and zincworks with mining clients in B.C. and Ontario. The 35-employee company is starting to build a small unit to support business in Chile, the world's largest copper producer. ...

Rowley retires from First Quantum Minerals - The West Australian
Fri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
First Quantum operates base metals mines in Zambia, Mauritania, Turkey, Spain and Finland. But Mr Rowley will be remembered locally for the company's $US340 million purchase of BHP's Ravensthorpe nickel laterite project, which the mining giant closed... ...

Nickel market records surplus during Jan-Mar
Fri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The Nickel market was in surplus during January to March 2017 with production exceeding apparent demand by 3.3 kilo ton, as per the latest figures released by the World Bureau of Metal Statistics.

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Refinery to bring full beneficiation solution ...
Fri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Equipped with the plant, the three local platinum miners would be able to refine the mineral rather than exporting it unprocessed. It would separate base metals; nickel, cobalt and copper from the precious metals; platinum group metals and gold. Its ... ...

How to identify the best prospects in the risky gold and silver ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Gold companies tend to have very short reserve lives compared to copper, nickel and other base metal companies where deposits can sometimes go on for 100 years, or certainly several decades. There aren't that many gold deposits that have that kind of...and more ...

Lundin Mining Announces Neves-Corvo Zinc Expansion Project Feasibility ...
Thu, 11 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Lundin Mining is a diversified Canadian base metals mining company with operations in Chile, the United States of America, Portugal, and Sweden, primarily producing copper, nickel and zinc. In addition, Lundin Mining holds an indirect 24% equity stake ...and more ...

Base Metals Mining Market Sales Outlook; Up-to-date Development ...
Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The report starts with a basic Base Metals Mining market overview. In this introductory section, the research report incorporates analysis of definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure. In depth analysis of Base Metals ...and more ...

Russia: LMZ investment project second stage postponed
Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The office of the Ufaleinickel general manager has passed from Timofey Sasykov to Edward Karpenko, the ex-deputy director. The decision has been taken at the shareholders meeting. Since April 1 the company has stopped operating. The resumption of the work is only possible when the nickel prices revive. 1.7 thousand employees have already been dismissed.

Russia: Khabarovsk region gold output to increase in 2017
Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
In 2017 Amur Minerals LLC will spend 170 million rubles on prospecting works on the gold-copper-porphyrites deposits of Malmyzh. By 2021 the company intends to construct and put into operation the mining and processing works at Malmyzh with the capacity of 30 million tons of ore per year. The reserves of the site will be

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