Mining Weekly | Base Metals Home http://www.miningweekly.com/page/base-metals Fri, 16 Nov 2018 19:01:17 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 India’s Nalco to bid for bauxite blocks at auctions, readies to foray into merchant mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/indias-nalco-to-bid-for-bauxite-blocks-at-auctions-readies-to-foray-into-merchant-mining-2018-11-16 Ajoy K Das BAUXITE Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:16:00 +0200 505026 1542376105 1542374160 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Teck to announce Chile project partner in December http://www.miningweekly.com/article/teck-to-announce-chile-project-partner-in-december-2018-11-16 Mariaan Webb COPPER Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:20:00 +0200 504994 1542364996 1542363600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 NWT govt selects proponent to build Tlicho road http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nwt-govt-selects-proponent-to-build-tlicho-road-2018-11-16 Creamer Media Reporter COBALT/GOLD Fri, 16 Nov 2018 11:13:00 +0200 504985 1542360164 1542359580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 DRC lifts export ban on Glencore's copper and cobalt unit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/drc-lifts-export-ban-on-glencores-copper-and-cobalt-unit-2018-11-16 Bloomberg COPPER/COBALT Fri, 16 Nov 2018 09:53:00 +0200 504961 1542378901 1542354780 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766862_resized_glencorecoppercathodes.jpg 511 340 MOD completes T3 buy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mod-completes-t3-buy-2018-11-16 Esmarie Iannucci COPPER Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:52:00 +0200 504945 1542374717 1542351120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Instil portable skills to assist economic development post closure – consultancy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/instil-portable-skills-to-assist-economic-development-post-closure-consultancy-2018-11-16 Nadine James Base Metals Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503586 1542361752 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764091_resized_janineespin1022.jpg JANINE EPSIN ompanies should approach closure with economic sustainability in mind 511 287 Orion clears another significant hurdle at Prieska project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/orion-clears-another-significant-milestone-for-prieska-project-2018-11-16 Natasha Odendaal EXPLORATION Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504141 1542091315 1542319200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Now export duty dispute halts Katanga’s copper exports http://www.miningweekly.com/article/now-export-duty-dispute-halts-katangas-copper-exports-2018-11-15 Mariaan Webb COPPER Thu, 15 Nov 2018 13:48:00 +0200 504851 1542292656 1542282480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766614_resized_katangacoppersheetsluilumetallurgicalplant.jpg 511 287 Antofagasta approves $1.3bn Chile copper expansion http://www.miningweekly.com/article/antofagasta-approves-13bn-chile-copper-expansion-2018-11-15 Mariaan Webb COPPER Thu, 15 Nov 2018 10:39:00 +0200 504821 1542279109 1542271140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766500_resized_ivanarriagadaantofogastaceo2018bloomberg1022.jpg Antofagasta CEO Ivan Arriagada 511 287 Cyclone DFS cuts costs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cyclone-dfs-cuts-costs-2018-11-15 Esmarie Iannucci BASE METALS Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:44:00 +0200 504805 1542268707 1542267840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Vimy rolls out subsidiary to hunt for base metals http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vimy-rolls-out-subsidiary-to-hunt-for-base-metals-2018-11-15 Esmarie Iannucci EXPLORATION Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:38:00 +0200 504802 1542268518 1542267480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Rio Tinto joins race for Teck's copper project stake - sources http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-tinto-joins-race-for-tecks-copper-project-stake---sources-2018-11-14 Reuters M&A Wed, 14 Nov 2018 20:29:00 +0200 504758 1542262820 1542220140 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Drilling delineates new corridor of mineralisation at Kamoa-Kakula http://www.miningweekly.com/article/drilling-delineates-new-corridor-of-mineralisation-at-kamoa-kakula-2018-11-14 Tasneem Bulbulia DRILLING Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:38:00 +0200 504753 1542222672 1542206280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Copper industry sees green shoots of demand after trade war price slump http://www.miningweekly.com/article/copper-industry-sees-green-shoots-of-demand-after-trade-war-price-slump-2018-11-14 Reuters COPPER Wed, 14 Nov 2018 12:57:00 +0200 504717 1542193117 1542193020 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Chinese copper smelters look to mine investment to secure supply http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chinese-copper-smelters-look-to-mine-investment-to-secure-supply-2018-11-14 Reuters COPPER Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:15:00 +0200 504699 1542186981 1542186900 1544738400 Reuters 0 0 Jervois hunting for partner in Nico Young http://www.miningweekly.com/article/jervois-hunting-for-partner-in-nico-young-2018-11-14 Esmarie Iannucci BASE METALS Wed, 14 Nov 2018 10:59:00 +0200 504693 1542187120 1542185940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Congo State miner wants meeting over Katanga cobalt export halt http://www.miningweekly.com/article/congo-state-miner-wants-meeting-over-katanga-cobalt-export-halt-2018-11-14 Bloomberg COBALT Wed, 14 Nov 2018 10:32:00 +0200 504685 1542207354 1542184320 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766217_resized_bloombergmutandacoppermineareseeninthisaerialviewinkatangaprovincedemocraticrepublicofcongom10742951022.jpg 511 287 Hudbay sets date for special shareholders meeting http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hudbay-sets-date-for-special-shareholders-meeting-2018-11-14 Creamer Media Reporter CORPORATE ACTIVITY Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:31:00 +0200 504653 1542181096 1542180660 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Copper giant says future's bright as China can handle trade war http://www.miningweekly.com/article/copper-giant-says-futures-bright-as-china-can-handle-trade-war-2018-11-14 Bloomberg COPPER Wed, 14 Nov 2018 07:04:00 +0200 504623 1542176906 1542171840 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766128_resized_marcinchludziskikghmbloomberg112018.jpg Marcin Chludziński 511 287 Brazil lawmakers slam Norsk Hydro, regulators for Alunorte leak http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazil-lawmakers-slam-norsk-hydro-regulators-for-alunorte-leak-2018-11-14 Reuters ALUMINA REFINERY Wed, 14 Nov 2018 05:55:00 +0200 504621 1542171414 1542167700 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Talon unveils results of initial PEA for Tamarack http://www.miningweekly.com/article/talon-unveils-results-of-initial-pea-for-tamarack-2018-11-13 Creamer Media Reporter BASE METALS Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:55:00 +0200 504578 1542103360 1542102900 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Nyrstar plunges as analyst warns shares will get wiped out http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nyrstar-plunges-as-analyst-warns-shares-will-get-wiped-out-2018-11-12 Bloomberg ZINC Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:05:00 +0200 504520 1542031660 1542031500 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Afarak will not dismiss board, launches voluntary shareholder buyout http://www.miningweekly.com/article/afarak-will-not-dismiss-board-launches-voluntary-shareholder-buyout-2018-11-12 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 12 Nov 2018 15:55:00 +0200 504518 1542031360 1542030900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Euro Sun’s Rovina Valley licence fully approved http://www.miningweekly.com/article/euro-suns-rovina-valley-licence-fully-approved-2018-11-12 Creamer Media Reporter GOLD/COPPER Mon, 12 Nov 2018 15:05:00 +0200 504487 1542028731 1542027900 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Sandfire reports delay in Black Butte permitting process http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sandfire-reports-delay-in-black-butte-permitting-process-2018-11-12 Creamer Media Reporter COPPER Mon, 12 Nov 2018 10:38:00 +0200 504415 1542023212 1542011880 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Rio Tinto completes sale of wharf to LNG Canada http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-tinto-completes-sale-of-wharf-to-lng-canada-2018-11-12 Mariaan Webb EXPORT INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 12 Nov 2018 10:15:00 +0200 504405 1542012119 1542010500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 US postpones sanctions deadline on Russian tycoon's firms http://www.miningweekly.com/article/us-postpones-sanctions-deadline-on-russian-tycoons-firms-2018-11-12 Reuters ALUMINIUM Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:28:00 +0200 504380 1542009164 1542004080 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765669_resized_olegderipaska022018bloomberg1022.jpg Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska 511 287 Avrupa starts Portugal drilling as it closes first tranche of placement http://www.miningweekly.com/article/avrupa-starts-portugal-drilling-as-it-closes-first-tranche-of-placement-2018-11-11 Creamer Media Reporter EXPLORATION Sun, 11 Nov 2018 22:03:00 +0200 504376 1542002657 1541966580 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Sanjeev Gupta's Liberty gets financing for Dunkirk aluminium smelter http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sanjeev-guptas-liberty-gets-financing-for-dunkirk-aluminium-smelter-2018-11-09 Reuters ALUMINIUM Fri, 09 Nov 2018 16:31:00 +0200 504368 1541773944 1541773860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Zimbabwe platinum miners plan base metal refinery, Minister says http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zimbabwe-platinum-miners-plan-base-metal-refinery-minister-says-2018-11-09 Bloomberg PLATINUM Fri, 09 Nov 2018 15:48:00 +0200 504361 1541773792 1541771280 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Capstone streamlines organisational structure http://www.miningweekly.com/article/capstone-streamlines-organisational-structure-2018-11-09 Creamer Media Reporter BASE METALS Fri, 09 Nov 2018 09:33:00 +0200 504291 1541750039 1541748780 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Orion equipping communities to benefit from and contribute to its Prieska project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/orion-equips-community-ahead-of-prieska-restart-2018-11-09 Nadine James BASE METALS Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503596 1541487559 1541714400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764120_resized_errolsmart09171022duane.jpg ERROL SMART Unlike Prieska, most South African mining projects are an extension of legacy mining operations and are therefore locked into a cycle of inefficient labour-intensive, unsafe operations 511 287 Copper production, use to increase this year and in 2019 – ICSG http://www.miningweekly.com/article/global-copper-production-consumption-to-increase-in-2018-2019-icsg-2018-11-09 Nadine James COPPER Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503625 1541487560 1541714400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764173_resized_copper1022reuters.jpg NEVER TOO MUCH Current ICSG projections are for a small deficit of about 90 000 t in 2018 owing to lower than anticipated refined copper production 511 287 Manufacturer ready to supply South and West Africa’s demands http://www.miningweekly.com/article/manufacturer-ready-to-supply-south-and-west-africas-demands-2018-11-09 Tracy Hancock Base Metals Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502620 1541487556 1541714400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762014_resized_mwmixtecmininginafrica1022.jpg NEED FOR INNOVATION Having completed numerous projects in South and West Africa, Mixtec sees the need for innovations and improvements that will assist in shortening lead times and boosting productivity 511 287 Talon has another go at Tamarack project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/talon-has-another-go-at-tamarack-project-2018-11-08 Creamer Media Reporter COPPER/GOLD Thu, 08 Nov 2018 14:47:00 +0200 504222 1541773762 1541681220 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Brazil court upholds partial shutdown at Hydro Alunorte alumina refinery http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazil-court-upholds-partial-shutdown-at-hydro-alunorte-alumina-refinery-2018-11-08 Reuters ALUMINA Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:48:00 +0200 504174 1541670826 1541670480 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Perkoa to make up for lower output from Caribou – Trevali http://www.miningweekly.com/article/perkoa-to-make-up-for-lower-output-from-caribou-trevali-2018-11-08 Mariaan Webb BASE METALS Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:04:00 +0200 504158 1541670571 1541667840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Northern Dynasty shares surge on Alaska voting http://www.miningweekly.com/article/northern-dynasty-shares-surge-on-alaska-voting-2018-11-08 Mariaan Webb COPPER/GOLD Thu, 08 Nov 2018 09:28:00 +0200 504132 1541665655 1541662080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0