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Minsurs Pitinga Mine Output Hit Record High in 2017
Wed, 07 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The guidance for tin production anticipated for 2018 reflects a continuation of the long-running decline

Copper: Stocks And A Technical Pattern Suggest New Highs Soon
Sun, 04 Mar 2018 19:19:04 GMT
Copper is a bellwether commodity. Economic growth and the dollar will feed ... Aluminum, nickel, lead, zinc, and tin prices have all been strong and are trading not far off their respective peak prices. At the same time, a correction in crude oil that ...

China's Tin Ore Imports Remained Robust in January
Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The gross weight of Chinas tin ore imports from other countries in January totalled 500

The top 10 refined tin producers of 2017
Thu, 25 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Australian tin explorer and developer, Stellar Resources (SRZ) has added to its portfolio of Tasmanian tin properties with the recent grant of the Mount Razorback exploration license, which contains the historical Razorback and Grand Prize tin mines and a tailings dam. While both historical mines were operational on a small-scale from the early 1900's The Razorback mine was the most significant, producing 153 tonnes of tin-in-concentrate between 1975 and 1978. The license area is 10km from Ze...

ITRI Changes Name to International Tin Association From 1st Feb ...
Thu, 25 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Now, as the International Tin Association, we have a new platform for our members to

Refined Tin Output by Bolivian State-Owned Smelter Declined in ...
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
All three of the tin companies managed under the state umbrella corporation, Comibol, appear to

Indonesian tin exports end 2017 strong.
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The Bolivian state-owned smelter, Empresa Metalrgica Vinto, has revealed that refined tin production fell by 3.1% year-on-year to 12,637 tonnes in 2017, although revenues increased by 11% to some US$ 255 million, according to local sources. We believe that the small decline in production last year was likely a result of disruption related to a month-long maintenance shutdown at the Vinto smelter in July to replace the brick lining inside its Ausmelt furnace. Official production in the first ...

China ore imports hit 2017 highs in November
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Indonesian tin exports in December totalled 7,056 tonnes according to preliminary figures released by the trade ministry this week, down 11% month-on-month but up 17% year-on-year. 22,610 tonnes of tin was shipped from Indonesia in Q4, up 29% year-on-year and the highest quarterly total since Q2 2014. The December latest figures are based on pre-shipment checks made by surveying companies and include 9 tonnes of tin solder as well as refined metal ingots. Total shipments for 2017 amounted to...

Chinese Tin Ore Imports Hit 2017 Highs in November, Says Customs ...
Fri, 05 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The trade data also reveals refined tin and alloy imports in November totalled 186 tonnes,

PT Timah establishes JV to produce Nigerian tin
Thu, 04 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Australia-based tin explorer and developer, Kasbah Resources, plans to adapt the development strategy for its Achmmach Tin Project in Morocco following a technical review of the 2016 Small Start Option (SSO) Definitive Feasibility Study (DFS) previously envisaged for the project. The SSO DFS was previously announced in July 2017 as an updated DFS, exploring higher average tin grades and a drastically reduced project Capex based on a multi-stage development plan for the Achmmach project. Kasba...

Kasbah ditches SSO strategy
Thu, 04 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
According to the latest customs statistics, China's tin ores and concentrates imports in November 2017 totalled 30,481 tonnes, with 30,274 tonnes from Myanmar. We estimate that the tin content of ores and concentrates from Myanmar in November was 7,300 tonnes, more than double October levels and higher than any previous month of the year. From January to November 2017, the estimated tin metal content of ores and concentrates from Myanmar totalled some 56,000 tonnes, up 7% compared to the...

PT Timah Established JV to Produce Nigerian Tin
Wed, 20 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Indonesian state-owned tin miner PT Timah has signed a joint venture (JV) agreement with Nigeria-based

Russia: Primorsky GOK to yield 2700 tons of tungsten concentrate ...
Mon, 18 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Since the beginning of the year Rusolovo has mined 1 thousand tons of tin concentrate, up by 60% YoY, and a historical record for the company. This year has become a key one as to the development of our manufacturing base and reaching new producing heights. Not only have we carried out a large repai

Afri Tin Mining Plans Decides to Move Ahead with Expansion of ...
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The Uis tin mine is a historical hard-rock open pit tin operation located in Namibia's

AfriTin plans Uis pilot plant programme
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Canadian-listed Brazilian metal explorer, developer and producer, Meridian Mining, has released a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) and maiden resource for its Bom Futuro tailings projects, located in the state of Rondnia in Brazil. At the end of 2016, Meridian entered a joint venture with the original project owner, Coopersanta, and has since focussed on the potential recovery of tin from tailing produced over the 30-year history of Bom Futuro mining operations. The maiden resource incl...

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