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BHP unlocks Olympic Dam potential with heap leach trial
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT
BHP has completed a heap leach development trial it says confirms the technologys viability to extract copper, uranium, gold and silver at the Olympic Dam mine in South Australia.

Russia: Trubodetal passes audit
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT
This year Uralelectromed intends to produce some 400 thousand tons of cathode copper, on par with the previous year. Copper wire rod manufacture is also expected to remain unchanged 170 thousand tons. Copper consumption is growing, so the company is carrying out investment projects to increase capacities. In particular, at present UEM is constructing

Copper industry innovation needed with demand set to double
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT
The global copper mining industry, of which Australia is a major player, faces a major challenge in being more innovative according to a US expert.

Russia: Rusal forecasting minimal output growth
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT
A large copper ores quarry will be created near the Salavat-sovkhoz settlement in Bashkortostan. Aleksandrinskaya Mining Company has won a right to develop the deposit for 59.6 million rubles. The local environmentalists have asked the authorities to ban the development, as there is a Yakty-kul resort nearby. But the authorities claim that the company will

Fortescue bolsters copper-gold holding in South Australia
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Fortescue Metals Group has enlarged its foothold in South Australia by embarking on two joint venture (JV) agreements in copper and gold through its subsidiary FMG Resources.

Ecuador Talks Up Cascabels Copper Potential
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Ecuador Talks Up Cascabels Copper Potential The Ecuadorian Energy Ministry claims that Cascabel will be one of the world's largest copper mines when operational.

Commodities are dirt cheap but is it time to buy
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 04:19:01 GMT
In todays Money Morning, we are talking oil and gas, copper and zinc, cotton and coffee ... will always be a downward pressure on commodities prices, whether food, metal or fuel.

Copper Price Jumps on Chinese Infrastructure News
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Copper Price Jumps on Chinese Infrastructure News Copper has jumped 2.3 percent since June 7, with the Chinese government allowing local governments more options in funding infrastructure.

Exclusive: Zambian government has no plans to seize First Quantum ...
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 09:04:15 GMT
By Chris Mfula, Barbara Lewis and Nichola Saminather LUSAKA/LONDON/TORONTO Reuters - Zambia has no plans to seize the assets of Quantum Minerals Ltd and the copper producer intends to stay in the...

New Energy Metals Moves in Next to Escondida
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT
New Energy Metals Moves in Next to Escondida The Exploradora North copper project is surrounded by multiple active copper mines operated by major companies in Northern Chile.

Russia: MMK partners with Deloitte to develop new digitalization ...
Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT
In 2018 Uralelectromed produced 400 thousand tons of copper cathodes, up by 5.8% YoY. This is the highest result in the company 85 years of operation. The output increase is due to the copper electrolysis second stage commissioning. Last year copper wire rod output increased by 13%, to 170 thousand tons. The company has also

Russia: Krasniy Octyabr commissions steel furnace
Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT
In 2018 Aksay Iron and Steel Company manufactured 13 thousand tons of products, including 5 thousand tons of aluminum alloys of 12 grades and more than 7.5 tons of copper. The company has been cooperating with the Baltika Brewery, a part of Carlsberg Group. In January-October 2018, the brewery shipped 45 thousand tons of waste

Rio Tinto builds Winu copper momentum with long-awaited drill ...
Thu, 06 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Rio Tinto has released details of encouraging intercepts at the Winu copper-gold project in the Paterson province, Western Australia.

South32 on verge of activity at copper project
Thu, 06 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Inca Minerals says it expects South32s first round of earn-in funding on the Riqueza copper project in Peru will start in the next seven days.

Los Andes Updates Vizcachitas PEA with US$1.8 Billion NPV
Thu, 06 Jun 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Los Andes Updates Vizcachitas PEA with US$1.8 Billion NPV Los Andes Copper has updated its preliminary economic assessment for the Vizcachitas copper-molybdenum project in Chile.

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