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Mining News Pro - Unionized workers at Chile’s Escondida copper mine, the world’s largest, will stage a 24 hours-long strike on Tuesday in solidarity with ongoing massive protests sparked by a now suspended metro fare hike, as locals vent their discontent over the high cost of living and extreme inequality in one of Latin America’s most stable nations.

Mining News Pro - Researchers at the University of Queensland’s Sustainable Minerals Institute published a study where they show that environmental, social and governance challenges have the potential to significantly impact the global supply of metals.

Mining News Pro - Chile’s Codelco, the world’s largest copper producer, said on Monday that it is evaluating the closure of its Ventanas copper smelter in a polluted coastal region.

Mining News Pro - Geospatial intelligence company Earth-i, in collaboration with Britain-based commodities broker Marex Spectron and the European Space Agency, will launch next week a satellites-based service monitoring the up-to-date operational status of up to 90% of the world’s copper smelters.

Mining News Pro - CEO of National Iranian Copper Industries Company mentioned the Minex exhibition and said: “Currently, development and efflorescence of mining industry depends on recognizing and creating investment opportunities.”

Mining News Pro - The price of copper weakened again on Thursday amid the worst US factory conditions in a decade and near-record bearish bets on futures markets on the bellwether metal.

Mining News Pro - Global mined copper output dropped in the first six months of the year by 1.4% to nearly 9.92 million tonnes, mainly due to weather disruptions in the world’s top producer, Chile, and the transition of two mines in Indonesia to different ore zones.

Mining News Pro - Peru expects its copper production to grow 27% and gold output to expand 12% in the next three years by 2022, the country’s energy and mines minister said on Thursday.

Mining News Pro - The price of copper dropped on Monday amid intensifying worries about China’s economic slowdown, particularly in manufacturing, vital to overall demand for the bellwether metal.

Mining News Pro - National Iranian Copper Industries Company has produced 110 thousand tons of copper cathode in the first five months of the year.

Mining News Pro - China’s unwrought copper imports fell in August after a bounce in the previous month, customs data showed on Sunday, as a slowdown in the world’s top copper consumer raises concerns over demand for the metal, while aluminium exports also dipped.

Mining News Pro - Private Chilean copper producer Mantos Copper has secured $250 million to fund the expansion of the sulphides concentrator at its Mantos Blancos operation, which will extend the life of the open-pit mine until 2035 and reduce costs.

Mining News Pro - Copper fell to the lowest since 2017 as investors faced fresh evidence of a global slowdown and fading prospects for a deescalation in the US-China trade war.

Mining News Pro - Over 650 GW of new onshore and 130 GW of new offshore wind capacity will be installed between 2018 and 2028, which will consume in excess of 5.5Mt of copper, according to new analysis by Wood Mackenzie.

Mining News Pro - Excelsior Mining (TSX: MIN) just completed a pipeline corridor at the Gunnison copper project in southern Arizona, which means that the company is on track to deliver its first copper production in Q4 2019.

Mining News Pro - Southern Copper’s VP of Finance, Raúl Jacob, said this week that the company is evaluating the possibility of making changes to the Tía María project’s $300-million development budget.

Mining News Pro - Chilean regulators said on Thursday they had fined the sprawling Quebrada Blanca copper mine, controlled by Canadian miner Teck Resources Ltd , for violating the terms of its environmental permits.

Mining News Pro -The price of copper came under pressure again on Thursday amid worries about a global economic slowdown, particularly in manufacturing, vital to overall demand for the bellwether metal.

Mining News Pro - MMC Norilsk Nickel PJSC is soliciting pitches from banks to participate in an initial public offering of its Russian copper mine, according to people familiar with the matter.

Mining News Pro - The incoming chief executive of Chile’s state copper miner Codelco said he was “optimistic” about the long-term market price of copper despite the global volatility caused by the U.S.-China trade war.

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