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Russia: UAZ alumina capacities increased
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
In January-March Nornickel produced 53 thousand tons of nickel, down by 16% YoY. According to the company statement, the main reasons for the decline were the shut down of a nickel works in Q3 2016, modernization of Talnakh Processing Factory and the increase of nickel raw materials volumes, sent to Kola and Norilsk Nickel Harjavalta
http://metalukraine.com/2017/04/28/russia-uaz-alumina-capacities-increased.html


AngloGold suspends Colombia project after anti-mining vote
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
BOGOTA Reuters - South Africa's AngloGold Ashanti (J:ANGJ) has halted all exploration work at its La Colosa project in central Tolima, Colombia, after voters backed a proposal to ban mining in...
http://uk.investing.com/news/stock-market-news/anglogold-suspends-colombia-project-after-anti-mining-vote-169947


Top 5 Vendors in the Global Platinum Group Metals Market from ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Impala Platinum is involved in the mining, refining, and marketing of various PGMs, primarily platinum, palladium, rhodium, and associated base metals. The group has operations in the two most significant PGM deposits in the world, namely the Bushveld...and more ...
http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170421005383/en/Top-5-Vendors-Global-Platinum-Group-Metals


Job losses slow down in mining - Business Day (registration)
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The improvement comes against the backdrop of moderate growth in the sector driven by platinum group metals, which are back in demand because China's economic prospects are looking up. The sustained rise of commodity prices has also helped mining ...and more ...
https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/economy/2017-04-18-job-losses-slow-down-in-mining/


Anglo American sells Eskom-linked coal operations in South Africa
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
JOHANNESBURG Reuters - Miner Anglo American (L:AAL) will sell its Eskom-linked thermal coal operations in South Africa for $166 million (134 million), it said on Monday, part of a strategic...
http://uk.investing.com/news/stock-market-news/anglo-american-sells-eskom-linked-coal-operations-in-south-africa-166547


Diamond group De Beers buys out retail partner LVMH
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
PARIS Reuters - Anglo American's diamond specialist De Beers has bought the 50 percent stake held by French luxury goods group LVMH in De Beers Diamond Jewellers for an undisclosed sum, taking...
http://uk.investing.com/news/stock-market-news/diamond-group-de-beers-buys-out-retail-partner-lvmh-162978


The India Perspective: Why Agarwal's Volcan Invested in Anglo ...
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
In addition to diamonds, Anglo is a global player in platinum and base metals and minerals it mines copper, nickel, niobium and phosphates. It also sells commodities such as iron ore and manganese, metallurgical coal and thermal coal. When the 13%... ...
https://agmetalminer.com/2017/03/22/why-agarwals-volcan-invested-in-anglo-american/


TOCOM launches Platinum Rolling Spot Futures contract
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The Tokyo Commodity Exchange has launched the Platinum Rolling Spot Futures contract on Tuesday. A total of 21,606 contracts were traded on the first trade date.
http://www.scrapregister.com/news/42211/tocom-launches-platinum-rolling-spot-futures-contract


Scrap gold and platinum prices rise, Silver recedes on 17th March ...
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The daily scrap gold and platinum prices - hallmarked and non- hallmarked were up on Friday, 17th March on the ScrapMonster Price Index.
https://news.metal.com/newscontent/100728430/scrap-gold-and-platinum-prices-rise,-silver-recedes-on-17th-march,-2017


NYMEX, TOCOM investors diverge on Palladium
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Japan historically has been critical for demand for platinum group metals, even though total consumption has eased slightly since 1975 due to slowing population growth and stagnating vehicle sales.
http://www.scrapregister.com/news/42188/nymex-tocom-investors-diverge-on-palladium


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