Mining Weekly | Copper http://www.miningweekly.com/page/copper Sun, 23 Apr 2017 19:55:44 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Freeport collects export permit after Pence visit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/freeport-collects-export-permit-after-pence-visit-2017-04-23 Reuters BASE METALS Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:12:00 +0200 450301 1492942815 1492942320 1495490400 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643982_resized_usvpmikepenceandindonesianpresidentjokowidodoreuters0417.jpg US Vice President Mike Pence and Indonesian President Joko Widodo 511 287 Strengthening fundamentals continue to bolster ‘new age’ metals outlook http://www.miningweekly.com/article/strengthening-fundamentals-continue-to-bolster-new-age-metals-outlook-2017-04-22 Henry Lazenby ENERGY METALS Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:09:00 +0200 450297 1492942334 1492812540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643979_resized_electricvehiclescharginglithiumreuters1022.jpg 511 287 BMI expects gradual price recovery for industrial metals http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bmi-expects-gradual-price-recovery-for-industrial-metals-2017-04-21 Megan van Wyngaardt METALS Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:44:00 +0200 450239 1492771783 1492767840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Oz hikes Carrapateena budget to A$90m http://www.miningweekly.com/article/oz-hikes-carrapateena-budget-to-a90m-2017-04-21 Esmarie Swanepoel COPPER/GOLD Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:10:00 +0200 450220 1492771536 1492762200 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Pence discusses barriers to US companies with Indonesian President http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pence-discusses-barriers-to-us-companies-with-indonesian-president-2017-04-21 Reuters US-INDONESIA RELATIONS Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:01:00 +0200 450180 1492755616 1492747260 1495317600 Reuters 0 0 Despite adverse weather, Vale reports Q1 iron-ore record http://www.miningweekly.com/article/despite-adverse-weather-vale-reports-q1-iron-ore-record-2017-04-21 Henry Lazenby IRON-ORE Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:35:00 +0200 450176 1492756136 1492731300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643708_resized_ironore1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Despite slower growth, China still key market for miners and Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chinas-growth-may-have-slowed-but-its-remains-key-market-for-miners-and-for-africa-2017-04-21 Keith Campbell China & Mining Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448986 1492693804 1492725600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000642457_resized_quieter.jpg 511 287 Shaft sinking progresses at Platreef’s Shaft 1 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/shaft-sinking-progresses-at-platreef-2017-04-21 Victor Moolman Copper Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448523 1492075730 1492725600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000639464_resized_headgearsshaftplatinumplatreefmminesouthafricaivanplats0220171022.jpg STEADY PROGRESS The sinking of Shaft 1 is scheduled to be complete in 2018 511 287 Test production starts at Mowana http://www.miningweekly.com/article/test-production-starts-at-mowana-2017-04-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Copper Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448475 1492075730 1492725600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000639196_resized_basemetalscopperbloomberg3109404641100420171022.jpg NOTABLE PRODUCE The atmosphere on site at the Mowana copper project in Botswana is buoyant, with the plant producing saleable concentrate up to 28% copper 511 287 Zambian mine in first-of-a-kind tailings dump site rehab, hopes to eventually produce biodiesel http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kcm-starts-project-to-rehabilitate-mine-site-produce-biodiesel-2017-04-21 Mia Breytenbach MINING & THE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449126 1492075730 1492725600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000641052_resized_konkolacopperminesbiodieselproject042017jpg1022.jpg CULTIVATION AIM Zambia Minister of Works and Supply Matthew Nkhuwa waters a Pongamia Pinnata tree as Konkola Copper Mines CEO Steven Din (middle) and other officials look on 511 287 Philippine Minister wants to work with Maoist rebels in mine areas http://www.miningweekly.com/article/philippine-minister-wants-to-work-with-maoist-rebels-in-mine-areas-2017-04-20 Reuters PHILIPPINE MINING Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:59:00 +0200 450161 1492697378 1492696740 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Capricorn copper mine to reopen in October http://www.miningweekly.com/article/capricorn-copper-mine-to-reopen-in-october-2017-04-20 Esmarie Swanepoel BASE METALS Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:54:00 +0200 450068 1492692827 1492674840 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Peru's Southern Copper workers mark ten days on strike http://www.miningweekly.com/article/perus-southern-copper-workers-mark-ten-days-on-strike-2017-04-20 Reuters COPPER STRIKE Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:20:00 +0200 450039 1492696841 1492644000 1495144800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Turquoise Hill output falls on lower grades http://www.miningweekly.com/article/turquoise-hill-output-falls-on-lower-grades-2017-04-20 Henry Lazenby COPPER Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:20:00 +0200 450038 1492670885 1492644000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Glencore cobalt supplies in Congo face hold up over mine row http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-cobalt-supplies-in-congo-face-hold-up-over-mine-row-2017-04-19 Bloomberg COBALT Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:01:00 +0200 449885 1492582041 1492581660 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Americas Silver gains momentum in transition to low-cost producer by 2018 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/americas-silver-gains-momentum-in-transition-to-low-cost-producer-by-2018-2017-04-19 Henry Lazenby SILVER Wed, 19 Apr 2017 01:42:00 +0200 449879 1492715041 1492558920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643057_resized_copper1bloomber.jpg 511 287 Freeport Indonesia has initial approval to resume copper exports – spokesperson http://www.miningweekly.com/article/freeport-indonesia-has-initial-approval-to-resume-copper-exports-spokesperson-2017-04-18 Reuters Copper Tue, 18 Apr 2017 22:40:00 +0200 449878 1492548177 1492548000 1495058400 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mining majors' shares pull back as iron, copper prices retreat http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-majors-stock-on-the-offence-as-iron-copper-prices-retreat-2017-04-18 Henry Lazenby COMMODITY PRICES Tue, 18 Apr 2017 19:17:00 +0200 449876 1492592669 1492535820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643054_resized_ironore1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Concentrator closed after supervisor killed at Codelco’s Salvador mine, Chile http://www.miningweekly.com/article/concentrator-closed-after-supervisor-killed-at-codelcos-salvador-mine-chile-2017-04-18 Henry Lazenby MINE ACCIDENT Tue, 18 Apr 2017 17:47:00 +0200 450032 1492616920 1492530420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Noront, Marten Falls First Nation ink exploration and project advancement agreement http://www.miningweekly.com/article/noront-marten-falls-first-nation-inks-exploration-and-project-advancement-agreement-2017-04-14 Henry Lazenby RING OF FIRE Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:52:00 +0200 449704 1492497015 1492123920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sierra Metals lifts Bolivar, Cusi resources http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sierra-metals-lifts-bolivar-cusi-resources-2017-04-13 Henry Lazenby RESOURCE UPDATE Thu, 13 Apr 2017 22:28:00 +0200 449701 1492489208 1492115280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Codelco awards design contract for eighth phase of Talabre tailings expansion to SNC-Lavalin http://www.miningweekly.com/article/codelco-awards-design-contract-for-eighth-phase-of-talabre-tailings-expansion-to-snc-lavalin-2017-04-13 Henry Lazenby CONTRACT AWARD Thu, 13 Apr 2017 19:11:00 +0200 449699 1492489081 1492103460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Taseko output rises somewhat while molybdenum prices gain traction http://www.miningweekly.com/article/taseko-output-rises-somewhat-while-molybdenum-prices-gain-traction-2017-04-13 Henry Lazenby BASE METALS Thu, 13 Apr 2017 18:53:00 +0200 449698 1492488894 1492102380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Chile to produce less than 5.6m tonnes of copper in 2017 – Cochilco http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chile-to-produce-less-than-56m-tonnes-of-copper-in-2017-cochilco-2017-04-13 Reuters CHILE COPPER Thu, 13 Apr 2017 17:55:00 +0200 449697 1492099084 1492098900 1494626400 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Scotiabank’s commodity price index gains 2.2% in February http://www.miningweekly.com/article/scotiabanks-commodity-price-index-gains-22-in-february-2017-04-13 Creamer Media Reporter PRICE INDEX Thu, 13 Apr 2017 01:27:00 +0200 449534 1492057662 1492039620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Codelco says output at Chuqui copper mine unaffected by labour action http://www.miningweekly.com/article/codelco-says-output-at-chuqui-copper-mine-unaffected-by-labour-action-2017-04-12 Reuters COPPER Wed, 12 Apr 2017 18:59:00 +0200 449531 1492016397 1492016340 1494540000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Labour action threatens Chile's Chuquicamata copper mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/labour-action-threatens-chiles-chuquicamata-copper-mine-2017-04-12 Reuters COPPER Wed, 12 Apr 2017 18:56:00 +0200 449530 1492016299 1492016160 1494540000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Funding under way for revival of old Prieska zinc-copper potential http://www.miningweekly.com/article/funding-momentum-building-to-revive-old-prieska-zinc-copper-potential-2017-04-12 Martin Creamer BASE METALS Wed, 12 Apr 2017 16:07:00 +0200 449518 1492010439 1492006020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000642182_resized_southernafricamap.jpg Northern Cape's Areachap Belt, where Orion has options and earn-in rights over a combined under-explored area covering 1 606 km2. 511 280 Rio ponders future in Indonesia's Grasberg copper mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-ponders-future-in-indonesias-grasberg-copper-mine-2017-04-12 Reuters DIVERSIFIED MINERS Wed, 12 Apr 2017 14:27:00 +0200 449496 1492008051 1492000020 1494540000 Reuters 0 0 Indonesia eyes truce with Freeport as losses mount for both sides http://www.miningweekly.com/article/indonesia-eyes-truce-with-freeport-as-losses-mount-for-both-sides-2017-04-12 Reuters COPPER Wed, 12 Apr 2017 12:04:00 +0200 449471 1492002711 1491991440 1494540000 Reuters 0 0 Great Western, Sandfire to explore WA copper tenements http://www.miningweekly.com/article/great-western-sandfire-to-explore-wa-copper-tenements-2017-04-12 Megan van Wyngaardt EXPLORATION Wed, 12 Apr 2017 11:59:00 +0200 449470 1491997021 1491991140 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Independence confirms Nova ramp-up date http://www.miningweekly.com/article/independence-confirms-nova-ramp-up-date-2017-04-12 Mariaan Webb BASE METALS Wed, 12 Apr 2017 11:31:00 +0200 449460 1491999861 1491989460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Rio Tinto to proceed with Antipa’s Citadel farm-in http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-tinto-to-proceed-with-antipas-citadel-farm-in-2017-04-12 Megan van Wyngaardt EXPLORATION Wed, 12 Apr 2017 09:57:00 +0200 449423 1491994752 1491983820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 LatAm water scarcity, pollution to drive more stringent enviro rules http://www.miningweekly.com/article/latam-water-scarcity-pollution-to-drive-more-stringent-enviro-rules-2017-04-12 Henry Lazenby WATER SCARCITY Wed, 12 Apr 2017 05:14:00 +0200 449386 1491986804 1491966840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000641805_resized_randwaterwaterpurificationandpumpingstationzuikerboschvereeniging710221213duane.jpg 511 287 Northern Dynasty’s US unit gets Alaska land use permit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/northern-dynastys-us-unit-gets-alaska-land-use-permit-2017-04-12 Henry Lazenby LAND USE PERMIT Wed, 12 Apr 2017 04:26:00 +0200 449385 1491986160 1491963960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Southern Copper workers to continue Peru strike after talks fail http://www.miningweekly.com/article/southern-copper-workers-to-continue-peru-strike-after-talks-fail-2017-04-11 Reuters COPPER STRIKE Tue, 11 Apr 2017 19:18:00 +0200 449380 1491931196 1491931080 1494453600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Philippines top nickel miners expect firm ore prices on China demand http://www.miningweekly.com/article/philippines-top-nickel-miners-expect-firm-ore-prices-on-china-demand-2017-04-11 Reuters BASE METALS Tue, 11 Apr 2017 11:00:00 +0200 449303 1491913011 1491901200 1494453600 Reuters 0 0 Southern Copper says Peru operations normal despite strike http://www.miningweekly.com/article/southern-copper-says-peru-operations-normal-despite-strike-2017-04-11 Reuters Copper Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:47:00 +0200 449239 1491864604 1491864420 1494367200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0