Keyword: "copper"

Mining News Pro - The copper price was trading at its highest since June 2018 on Tuesday on hopes of a US stimulus package, worries about supply from top producer Chile and robust Chinese economic growth.

Mining News Pro - The copper price was once again within sight of more than two-year highs on Monday and nickel reached an 11-month peak after Chinese data showed growth in the world’s second-largest economy is gathering momentum.

Mining News Pro - Nevada Copper has appointed former Glencore executive Mike Ciricillo as acting CEO to take over from Evan Spencer.

Mining News Pro - Fund managers have trimmed their exposure to copper after a mini price crash over the first two days of the month.

Mining News Pro - The union of workers at Chile`s Collahuasi copper mine has come to an agreement in labour talks with the mine operator, the union president said on Friday, staving off the threat of a strike at the sprawling deposit.

Mining News Pro - Jubilee Metals delivered both a record production and financial performance in the third quarter, ended March 31, with the company having achieved its highest quarterly platinum group metals (PGMs) production, to date, of 15 044 oz.

Mining News Pro - Management and the union at Chile’s Collahuasi copper mine have come to an agreement in labor talks, staving off the threat of a strike at the sprawling deposit, a source with knowledge of the discussions said.

Mining News Pro - The union of supervisors at Chile’s Escondida mine, the world’s largest copper deposit, said it had rejected BHP´s final offer in contract negotiations, raising the specter of a strike.

Mining News Pro - Japanese miner Sumitomo Metal said on Thursday it was reviewing its strategic options regarding its minority stake in Sierra Gorda copper mine in northern Chile, majority-owned by Polish miner KGHM.

Mining News Pro - Trafigura intends to restart its copper mine in Democratic Republic of Congo, the prime minister`s office said following a meeting with the commodity trader on Thursday.

Mining News Pro - Encounter Resources has started diamond drilling at its Aileron gold-copper joint venture project with Newcrest Mining in the West Arunta region of Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - Supervisors at Chile’s Escondida mine rejected the company’s final wage offer, moving them a step closer to a strike that could slow output at the world’s biggest copper operation.

Mining News Pro - Supervisors at Chile’s Escondida mine rejected the company’s final wage offer, moving them a step closer to a strike that could slow output at the world’s biggest copper operation.

Mining News Pro - Lockdowns, a consequence of the Covid-19 pandemic, across Chile, Peru and Mexico, including the closure of some of the world’s largest copper mines, were a key factor behind a 3.7% year-on-year decline in copper output from the world’s top ten producers in the second quarter this year, reports data and analytics company GlobalData.

Mining News Pro - Copper output from the world’s top ten producers declined by 3.7% year-on-year collectively during the second quarter of 2020, according to GlobalData, a UK-based data analytics and consulting company.

Mining News Pro - Copper miners in Zambia have halted $2 billion of planned investments because a royalty tax introduced last year makes the projects unviable, according to an industry lobby group.

Mining News Pro - Lockdowns, a consequence of the Covid-19 pandemic, across Chile, Peru and Mexico, including the closure of some of the world’s largest copper mines, were a key factor behind a 3.7% year-on-year decline in copper output from the world’s top ten producers in the second quarter this year, reports data and analytics company GlobalData.

Mining News Pro - Copper miners in Zambia have halted $2-billion of planned investments because a royalty tax introduced last year makes the projects unviable, according to an industry lobby group.

Mining News Pro - When Imperial Metals shut down its Mount Polley copper-gold mine in May 2019, it wasn’t because of the tailings pond failure it suffered in 2014.

Mining News Pro - Miner and commodities giant Glencore said on Wednesday it will invest A$500 million to extend the life of its copper smelter and refinery in the Australian state of Queensland beyond 2022.