Mining Weekly | South America http://www.miningweekly.com/page/south-america Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:59:19 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Glencore to invest $21m in Brazil's copper producer Paranapanema http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-to-invest-21m-in-brazils-copper-producer-paranapanema-2017-07-21 Reuters STRATEGIC INVESTMENT Fri, 21 Jul 2017 23:46:00 +0200 459350 1500673680 1500673560 1503266400 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Global lead production set to stagnate after 2017 acceleration http://www.miningweekly.com/article/global-lead-production-set-to-stagnate-after-2017-acceleration-2017-07-21 Natasha Odendaal LEAD Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:21:00 +0200 459338 1500647680 1500646860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Iron’s surge to $70 draws out sceptics as prices reverse http://www.miningweekly.com/article/irons-surge-to-70-draws-out-sceptics-as-prices-reverse-2017-07-21 Bloomberg IRON-ORE Fri, 21 Jul 2017 11:28:00 +0200 459295 1500629470 1500629280 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Zaldivar copper mine workers extend wage talks with company http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zaldivar-copper-mine-workers-extend-wage-talks-with-company-2017-07-21 Reuters WAGE NEGOTIATIONS Fri, 21 Jul 2017 02:22:00 +0200 459255 1500596633 1500596520 1503180000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Brazil's Vale eyes 2017 iron-ore output at low end of forecast http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazils-vale-eyes-2017-iron-ore-output-at-low-end-of-forecast-2017-07-21 Reuters IRON-ORE Fri, 21 Jul 2017 02:04:00 +0200 459253 1500595627 1500595440 1503180000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 World copper market shows 80 000 t surplus in first four months of 2017 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/world-copper-market-shows-80-000-t-surplus-in-first-four-months-of-2017-2017-07-21 Henry Lazenby COPPER Fri, 21 Jul 2017 01:13:00 +0200 459250 1500623828 1500592380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Fast-growing Chinese aluminium sector attracts increased govt scrutiny http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fast-growing-chinese-aluminium-sector-attracts-increased-govt-scrutiny-2017-07-21 Henry Lazenby CHINA ALUMINIUM Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:51:00 +0200 459249 1500623037 1500591060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665671_resized_aluminiumbloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Diamond output leap helps Anglo http://www.miningweekly.com/article/diamond-production-leap-helps-anglo-2017-07-20 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINER Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:04:00 +0200 459164 1500595416 1500545040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665399_resized_markcutifanicorrectedpic.jpg Anglo American CEO Mark Cutifani 511 287 Activist fund Elliott adds potash to list of BHP grievances http://www.miningweekly.com/article/activist-fund-elliott-adds-potash-to-list-of-bhp-grievances-2017-07-20 Reuters DIVERSIFIED MINER Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:49:00 +0200 459116 1500537083 1500536940 1503180000 Reuters 0 0 Chile approves expansion at BHP's Spence mine – paper http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chile-approves-expansion-at-bhps-spence-mine-paper-2017-07-20 Reuters MINE APPROVAL Thu, 20 Jul 2017 01:06:00 +0200 459084 1500537733 1500505560 1503093600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Peru miners start nationwide strike, govt sees little impact http://www.miningweekly.com/article/peru-miners-start-nationwide-strike-govt-sees-little-impact-2017-07-20 Reuters WORKER INACTION Thu, 20 Jul 2017 01:04:00 +0200 459083 1500505572 1500505440 1503093600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 BMI index shows policy determines market attractiveness in Latin America http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bmi-index-shows-policy-determines-market-attractiveness-in-latin-america-2017-07-20 Henry Lazenby RISK/REWARD INDEX Thu, 20 Jul 2017 00:59:00 +0200 459081 1500543927 1500505140 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 A decade since global financial crisis, diamond industry yet to re-test 2011 summer highs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/a-decade-since-global-financial-crisis-diamond-industry-yet-to-re-test-2011-summer-highs-2017-07-19 Henry Lazenby DIAMONDS Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:18:00 +0200 459077 1500542665 1500499080 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665201_resized_diamonds181022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 BHP hits iron-ore target, forecasts higher output in 2018 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-hits-iron-ore-copper-and-met-coal-targets-2017-07-19 Esmarie Swanepoel DIVERSIFIED MINER Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:01:00 +0200 458973 1500562164 1500454860 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665011_resized_bhpceoandrewmackenzie1022bloomberg1.jpg BHP CEO Andrew Mackenzie 511 287 Zinc falters as market appears better supplied than expected http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zinc-falters-as-market-appears-better-supplied-than-expected-2017-07-19 Reuters BASE METALS Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:57:00 +0200 458970 1500474505 1500454620 1503093600 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665159_resized_nyrstarzincbudel.jpg 511 287 Brazilian judge suspends Samarco dam disaster civil claim indefinitely http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazilian-judge-suspends-samarco-dam-disaster-civil-claim-indefinitely-2017-07-19 Henry Lazenby CIVIL CLAIMS Wed, 19 Jul 2017 02:11:00 +0200 458943 1500474831 1500423060 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Zinc, lead demand continue to outstrip output http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zinc-lead-demand-continue-to-outstrip-output-2017-07-18 Henry Lazenby BASE METALS Tue, 18 Jul 2017 22:49:00 +0200 458941 1500474403 1500410940 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Zinc falters as market appears better supplied than expected http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zinc-falters-as-market-appears-better-supplied-than-expected-2017-07-18 Reuters ZINC Tue, 18 Jul 2017 19:17:00 +0200 458938 1500398612 1500398220 1503007200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664929_resized_zinc1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Demand growth for some metals may exceed 1 000% – World Bank http://www.miningweekly.com/article/demand-for-some-metals-may-exceed-1-000-world-bank-2017-07-18 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:29:00 +0200 458928 1500626637 1500388140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sierra Metals’ flagship Peru mine shines in Q2 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sierra-metals-flagship-peru-mine-shines-in-q2-2017-07-18 Natasha Odendaal MINING OUTPUT Tue, 18 Jul 2017 11:49:00 +0200 458863 1500372582 1500371340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Orvana achieves new quarterly gold production record http://www.miningweekly.com/article/orvana-achieves-new-quarterly-gold-production-record-2017-07-18 Creamer Media Reporter METALS Tue, 18 Jul 2017 11:04:00 +0200 458856 1500372750 1500368640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664781_resized_orvanaelvallespain.jpg The El Valle mine in northern Spain. 511 287 Silver extreme pits big investors versus small as ETFs surge http://www.miningweekly.com/article/silver-extreme-pits-big-investors-versus-small-as-etfs-surge-2017-07-18 Bloomberg SILVER Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:18:00 +0200 458847 1500366124 1500365880 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Rio Tinto cuts iron-ore and coal guidance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-tinto-cuts-iron-ore-and-coal-guidance-2017-07-18 Esmarie Swanepoel DIVERSIFIED MINER Tue, 18 Jul 2017 08:51:00 +0200 458820 1500370756 1500360660 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664645_resized_rioironore.jpg 511 287 Top Peru gold miner to weigh copper growth if recovery extends http://www.miningweekly.com/article/top-peru-gold-miner-to-weigh-copper-growth-if-recovery-extends-2017-07-18 Bloomberg METALS Tue, 18 Jul 2017 08:30:00 +0200 458816 1500359577 1500359400 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Nine recommended improvements should charter renegotiation ensue http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nine-recommended-improvements-should-charter-renegotiation-ensue-2017-07-17 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 17 Jul 2017 12:46:00 +0200 458761 1500289154 1500288360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664517_resized_peterleononlinepicfixed.jpg Herbert Smith Freehills Africa partner and co-chair Peter Leon 511 287 Kingsgate finds silver in Chile http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kingsgate-finds-silver-in-chile-2017-07-17 Esmarie Swanepoel SILVER Mon, 17 Jul 2017 09:54:00 +0200 458701 1500283759 1500278040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Having stemmed flow of conflict diamonds, new WDC acting president to stay course http://www.miningweekly.com/article/having-stemmed-flow-of-conflict-diamonds-new-wdc-acting-president-to-stay-course-2017-07-15 Henry Lazenby KIMBERLEY PROCESS Sat, 15 Jul 2017 01:04:00 +0200 458677 1500477049 1500073440 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664346_resized_carconflictdiamondsglobalwitness220620171022.jpg A Central African Republic conflict diamond operation 511 287 Chamber wins round one in battle against mining charter http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chamber-wins-round-one-in-battle-against-devastating-mining-charter-2017-07-14 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 14 Jul 2017 15:11:00 +0200 458665 1500102350 1500037860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664304_resized_rogerbaxteronlinepic.jpg Chamber CEO Roger Baxter – chamber wins first round in fight against devastating Mining Charter Three 511 287 Best-performing metals as hard to trade as they are to find http://www.miningweekly.com/article/best-performing-metals-as-hard-to-trade-as-they-are-to-find-2017-07-14 Bloomberg MINOR METALS Fri, 14 Jul 2017 09:01:00 +0200 458599 1500024563 1500015660 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664158_resized_metalsbloomberg.jpg 511 287 Tahoe goes into damage control after flagship mine suspended http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tahoe-goes-into-damage-control-after-flagship-mine-suspended-2017-07-14 Bloomberg MINE SUSPENSION Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:14:00 +0200 458565 1500024183 1499984040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664084_resized_tahoeresourcesescobal.jpg Escobal, Guatemala 511 287 May mining output falters on uncertain commodity prices http://www.miningweekly.com/article/may-mining-output-falters-on-uncertain-commodity-prices-chamber-2017-07-13 Martin Creamer MINING PRODUCTION Thu, 13 Jul 2017 16:53:00 +0200 458560 1500012892 1499957580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664072_resized_henklangenhoven210220114duane.jpg Chamber of Mines of South Africa chief economist Henk Langenhoven 511 287 Gold edges up after Yellen rate hike view http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-edges-up-after-yellen-rate-hike-view-2017-07-13 Reuters GOLD Thu, 13 Jul 2017 15:22:00 +0200 458536 1499952329 1499952120 1502575200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663986_resized_goldinghanaunrefinedgold240149354bloomberg.jpg 511 339 One-billion tons of iron-ore are headed to China's mills in 2017 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/one-billion-tons-of-iron-ore-are-headed-to-chinas-mills-in-2017-2017-07-13 Bloomberg IRON-ORE Thu, 13 Jul 2017 09:44:00 +0200 458435 1499932085 1499931840 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Chile's Collahuasi copper mine cuts 115 jobs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chiles-collahuasi-copper-mine-cuts-115-jobs-2017-07-13 Reuters JOB CUTS Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:42:00 +0200 458403 1499945080 1499899320 1502488800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Capstone improves Q2 output as mines bounce back http://www.miningweekly.com/article/capstone-improves-q2-production-as-mines-bounce-back-2017-07-13 Henry Lazenby PRODUCTION RESULTS Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:26:00 +0200 458402 1499929617 1499898360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Oil traders turn bespoke crude tailors in offshore megastore http://www.miningweekly.com/article/oil-traders-turn-bespoke-crude-tailors-in-offshore-megastore-2017-07-12 Bloomberg CRUDE OIL Wed, 12 Jul 2017 23:05:00 +0200 458401 1499894076 1499893500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663630_resized_oilgas1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Largo’s lenders cancel, defer funding provisos as vanadium price continues to rise http://www.miningweekly.com/article/largos-lenders-cancel-defer-funding-requirements-as-vanadium-price-continues-to-rise-2017-07-12 Henry Lazenby VANADIUM Wed, 12 Jul 2017 23:01:00 +0200 458400 1499929457 1499893260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663627_resized_largoresourcesmaracas1.jpg Maracas Menchen vanadium mine, Brazil 511 287 Platinum for new fuel cell Mercedes cut to autocat level http://www.miningweekly.com/article/daimler-slashes-platinum-needed-by-new-fuel-cell-mercedes-car-2017-07-12 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Wed, 12 Jul 2017 16:10:00 +0200 458383 1500023522 1499868600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663589_resized_profdrchristianmohrdieckonlinepic.jpeg Daimler fuel cell director Prof Dr Christian Mohrdieck 511 287