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India turns net copper importer for first time in 18 yrs
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT
The closure of Vedantas copper smelter in Tuticorin wiped out more than 46% of the countrys production of the base metal. As a result, imports of refined copper shot up to touch Rs 14,000 crore last year.
https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/indl-goods/svs/metals-mining/india-turns-net-copper-importer-for-first-time-in-18-yrs/articleshow/71683392.cms


Graphic - Deficit feeds lead's rally, but surplus on the horizon
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 13:04:10 GMT
By Pratima Desai LONDON Reuters - Unexpected shortages of lead due to supply disruptions have helped prices of the car battery metal to outperform other metals such as copper, aluminium and zinc,...
http://uk.investing.com/news/stock-market-news/graphic--deficit-feeds-leads-rally-but-surplus-on-the-horizon-1981055


METALS-Shanghai copper gains on revived trade-talk euphoria
Tue, 15 Oct 2019 04:19:04 GMT
SINGAPORE, Oct 11 Reuters - Shanghai copper prices rose on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump said ... NYRSTAR/TRAFIGURA: Belgiums Financial Services and Markets Authority has opened a formal investigation into zinc group Nyrstar, now majority-owned by commodities trader Trafigura. * ZIJIN: Zijin Mining Group Co Ltd , one of China ...
https://www.reuters.com/article/global-metals-idUSL3N26W0GA


Nyrstar to Shut Down Langlois Zinc-Copper Mine
Tue, 15 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Nyrstar to Shut Down Langlois Zinc-Copper Mine Nyrstar estimates that about 240 members of staff will be affected by this decision as the company undergoes the dismissal...
https://investingnews.com/daily/resource-investing/base-metals-investing/zinc-investing/nyrstar-shut-down-langois-zinc-copper-mine/


Stavely looks to capitalise on major exploration discoveries
Mon, 14 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Stavely Minerals has launched a $19.6 million capital raising to fund fast-tracked gold and copper-gold exploration in western Victoria, Tasmania and Queensland.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/stavely-looks-to-capitalise-on-major-exploration-discoveries/


Russia: Mechel-Service supplies rolled metal for medical center ...
Fri, 11 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Uralelectromed is finishing concrete works to create the foundation for the third stage of the copper electrolysis shop. The third stage will operate using stainless steel cathodes, just like the previous two stages. It will have a circulation system of 224 electrolyzes baths. The first stage was commissioned in February 2012. Its capacity was 160
https://metalukraine.com/2019/10/11/russia-mechel-service-supplies-rolled-metal-for-medical-center-construction-in-moscow.html


Russia: metal structures works up for sale
Thu, 10 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT
In January-August Uzbekistan Iron and Steel Works exported 275.6 thousand tons of metal products, up by 12.2% YoY. Ferrous metals accounted for the lions share of exports. Enamelware accounted for the rest. At present the company exports to 8 countries. Afghanistan and Kazakhstan purchase rolled metal, Kyrgyzstan and Russia copper and alloys products, Tajikista
https://metalukraine.com/2019/10/10/russia-metal-structures-works-up-for-sale.html


Protestors Block Roads to MMGs Las Bambas Copper Mine
Thu, 10 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Protestors Block Roads to MMGs Las Bambas Copper Mine MMG announced that protests and blockades at its Las Bambas mine in Peru have impacted the companys logistics.
https://investingnews.com/daily/resource-investing/base-metals-investing/copper-investing/protestors-block-roads-mmg-las-bambas-mine/


Satellites to spy on smelters for copper traders
Tue, 08 Oct 2019 12:04:02 GMT
By Eric Onstad and Pratima Desai LONDON Reuters - A service will launch next week for funds managers, traders and miners that uses satellites to keep copper smelters under surveillance to get quick...
http://uk.investing.com/news/commodities-news/satellites-to-spy-on-smelters-for-copper-traders-1976382


Stavely on a roll with another major exploration breakthrough
Tue, 08 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Stavely Minerals has found a significant shallow high-grade copper-gold discovery at the Thursdays Gossan prospect in Victoria, arising from assay results for the first step-out diamond hole
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/stavely-on-a-roll-with-another-major-exploration-breakthrough/


Big copper makers at war with smaller cos over customs duty
Tue, 08 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Secondary producers seek reduction in duty on copper cathode & copper scrap while large players want it to remain at 5%.
https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/indl-goods/svs/metals-mining/big-copper-makers-at-war-with-smaller-cos-over-customs-duty/articleshow/71485974.cms


Best Junior Copper Stocks of 2019 on the TSXV
Mon, 07 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Best Junior Copper Stocks of 2019 on the TSXV Which junior copper stocks have gained the most on the TSXV so far this year Sandfire Resources is in the...
https://investingnews.com/daily/resource-investing/base-metals-investing/copper-investing/best-copper-stocks-tsxv/


Heron to raise $91 million for Woodlawn project
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Heron Resources has secured $91 million in funding which it will use to progress the Woodlawn zinc-copper project in New South Wales.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/heron-to-raise-91-million-for-woodlawn-project/


Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Hope for Zinc and Copper
Fri, 04 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Hope for Zinc and Copper What happened in the world of base metals this week Heres a look at how the metals fared these past...
https://investingnews.com/daily/resource-investing/base-metals-investing/base-metals-weekly-round-up-hope-zinc-and-copper/


Global consultancy sees encouraging outlook for Glencore but ...
Thu, 03 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT
And there is also the risk that trade wars and possible recession could drive commodity prices down. These opinions are found ... the firm was able to amass a diverse portfolio of copper, zinc, lead, cobalt, nickel and coal producing mines that will ...
https://www.miningweekly.com/article/global-consultancy-sees-encouraging-outlook-for-glencore-but-there-are-threats-2019-10-03/rep_id:3650


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