Mining News Pro - A soil sampling programme has started at a copper/cobalt licence in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) owned by Aim-listed natural resources development company Red Rock Resources.

Mining News Pro - Diversified giant BHP has reported increases in copper and iron-ore production during the three months to September, while petroleum and coal production fell.

Mining News Pro - Chile`s State copper miner, Codelco, has submitted an environmental impact assessment of its plans to overhaul its aging Salvador deposit that would sharply increase its production and extend its life by 40 years.

Mining News Pro - An ultra-rare mineral named reidite has been found from what is possibly the world’s largest crater at Shark Bay in Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - The Russian city of Novokuznetsk hosted the Ugol Rossii & Mining 2018 exhibition in June

Mining News Pro - This week, the Pretoria High Court was to have heard an application to review the government`s hush-hush 2016 approval of a coal mine in the Mabola Protected Environment, a strategic water catchment and crucial biodiversity area of the Mpumalanga grasslands.

Mining News Pro - Glencore has announced a restructure of the Hail Creek coal mine in the Bowen Basin, Queensland that will see 430 jobs at the operation slashed.

Mining News Pro - A $218 million research organisation designed to develop mineral-discovery technologies has been launched by South Australian Energy and Mining Minister Dan van Holst Pellekaan.

Mining News Pro - Metallic Minerals (TSXV: MMG; US-OTC: MMNGF) is wrapping up its $2.5-million summer work program in the Yukon.

Mining News Pro - This week India’s domestic PPGI market has remained dull amid limited inquiries along with sluggish demand prevailing in domestic market.

Mining News Pro - This week observed mixed sentiments as majority of markets reported slight decline in offers, except Japan where domestic prices still continued to remain strong.

Mining News Pro - Post the one-week National Day Holidays, graphite electrode (GE) prices in China has continued on a rising trend and surged by RMB 10,000/MT (USD 1,444/MT).

Mining News Pro - Hail Creek Mine is located 120 km south-west of Mackay in central Queensland and supplies international markets with hard coking and thermal coal. (Image courtesy of Rio Tinto.)

Mining News Pro - The Australian Academy of Sciences has launched a comprehensive 10-year plan for Australian geoscience development at the Australian Geoscience Council Convention in Adelaide.

Mining News Pro - International resource logistics company Bis has expanded its underground business by acquiring UGM, a leading mining services company in the Australian underground coal mining sector.

Mining News Pro - Coal. Photo from Pixabay, CC0 License.

Mining News Pro -  Director General of Yazd Railway said: "In the framework of the reduction of fuel consumption and implementation of the plan of resistance economy and reducing the cost of maintenance of roads, for the first time, a thousand tons of steel mills from Mobarakeh Bafg railway station for export to Turkey for the destination of Tabriz Downloaded

Mining News Pro - Trade statistics released by Canada custom shows that the iron ore exports by the country recorded at 5.7 MnT in Aug`18.

Mining News Pro - Scrap importers in Turkey have been observing range bound prices since last couple of weeks.

Mining News Pro - A bullish sentiment has been prevailing throughout the Indian Ferro Silicon market.

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