Mining Weekly | South America http://www.miningweekly.com/page/south-america Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:54:28 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Rio Tinto, China's private equity prepare to bid for lithium producer SQM http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-tinto-chinas-private-equity-prepare-to-bid-for-lithium-producer-sqm-2017-11-21 Reuters LITHIUM Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:25:00 +0200 471829 1511274560 1511274300 1513807200 Reuters 0 0 Glencore sees nickel in best shape in decade before EVs take off http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-sees-nickel-in-best-shape-in-decade-before-evs-take-off-2017-11-21 Bloomberg NICKEL Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:59:00 +0200 471820 1511273182 1511272740 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Copper's big meh shows Chile's commodity crown is slipping http://www.miningweekly.com/article/coppers-big-meh-shows-chiles-commodity-crown-is-slipping-2017-11-21 Bloomberg COPPER Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:10:00 +0200 471739 1511252507 1511251800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 WPIC forecasts yet another platinum deficit in 2018 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/wpic-forecasts-yet-another-platinum-deficit-in-2018-2017-11-21 Megan van Wyngaardt PLATINUM Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:02:00 +0200 471685 1511250510 1511247720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693485_resized_trevorraymondwpic1022.jpg WPIC research director Trevor Raymond 511 287 Crusader appoints former Stratex MD, plans London listing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/crusader-appoints-former-stratex-md-plans-london-listing-2017-11-20 Mariaan Webb APPOINTMENT Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:11:00 +0200 471605 1511171171 1511169060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693233_resized_londonstockexchangelse1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Operations at Santacruz’s Veta Grande Mill temporarily suspended http://www.miningweekly.com/article/operations-at-santacruzs-veta-grande-mill-temporarily-suspended-2017-11-20 Samantha Herbst SILVER Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:42:00 +0200 471595 1511170841 1511167320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Brazil's Vale denies postponing sale of New Caledonia mine stake http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazils-vale-denies-postponing-sale-of-new-caledonia-mine-stake-2017-11-20 Reuters NICKEL Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471705 1511251527 1511128800 1513720800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Tesla truck supercharges hopes for boom in battery metals demand http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tesla-tuck-supercharges-hopes-for-boom-in-battery-metals-demand-2017-11-19 Bloomberg NICKEL Sun, 19 Nov 2017 20:46:00 +0200 471566 1511158240 1511117160 1513634400 Bloomberg 0 0 BHP-Vale deal distances Brazil mine from $53bn in lawsuits http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-vale-deal-distances-brazil-mine-from-53bn-in-lawsuits-2017-11-19 Bloomberg DIVERSIFIED MINERS Sun, 19 Nov 2017 20:42:00 +0200 471565 1511164533 1511116920 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693152_resized_samarcodamburstreuters.jpg 511 287 Brazil's Samarco mine sees need to cut staff by 600 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazils-samarco-mine-sees-need-to-cut-staff-by-600-2017-11-17 Reuters IRON-ORE Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:08:00 +0200 471558 1510927888 1510927680 1513461600 Reuters 0 0 Sampling confirms lithium in Namibia – Montero http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sampling-confirms-lithium-in-namibia-montero-2017-11-17 Martin Creamer LITHIUM Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:57:00 +0200 471553 1510930319 1510927020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693124_resized_peoplementerominingceotonyharwood0420161022.jpg Montero CEO Dr Tony Harwood 511 287 BHP facing uncertain future as shareholders push for change http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-facing-uncertain-future-as-shareholders-push-for-strategic-change-2017-11-17 Esmarie Swanepoel DIVERSIFIED MINERS Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:00:00 +0200 471281 1510912526 1510898400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692506_resized_under.jpg 511 287 ONGC remains committed to Venezuelan oil project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ongc-remains-committed-to-venezuelan-oil-project-2017-11-16 Ajoy K Das OIL & GAS Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:56:00 +0200 471356 1510824258 1510822560 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 BHP eyes two-year exit from shale; also selling nickel http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-eyes-two-year-exit-from-shale-also-selling-nickel-2017-11-16 Reuters DIVERSIFIED MINER Thu, 16 Nov 2017 08:05:00 +0200 471309 1510836210 1510812300 1513375200 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692605_resized_bhpceoandrewmackenzie1022bloomberg1.jpg BHP CEO Andrew Mackenzie 511 287 'Raj Pink' diamond fails to sell at Geneva sale – Sotheby's http://www.miningweekly.com/article/raj-pink-diamond-fails-to-sell-at-geneva-sale-sothebys-2017-11-16 Reuters DIAMONDS Thu, 16 Nov 2017 01:12:00 +0200 471306 1510787745 1510787520 1513288800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Forecast iron-ore price drop influenced by Chinese economic refocusing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/forecast-iron-ore-price-drop-influenced-by-chinese-economic-refocusing-2017-11-15 Megan van Wyngaardt IRON-ORE Wed, 15 Nov 2017 16:03:00 +0200 471290 1510755203 1510754580 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 German minerals firm K&S lifts Q3 earnings, adjusts Canada mine ramp-up http://www.miningweekly.com/article/german-minerals-firm-ks-lifts-q3-earnings-adjusts-ramp-up-of-canada-mine-2017-11-15 Mariaan Webb POTASH Wed, 15 Nov 2017 15:35:00 +0200 471262 1510754386 1510752900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692482_resized_ksbethunemienpotash.jpg 511 287 Better regulations needed to prevent tailings dam failures – UNEP http://www.miningweekly.com/article/better-regulations-need-to-prevent-tailings-dam-failures-unep-2017-11-15 Megan van Wyngaardt ENVIRONMENTAL Wed, 15 Nov 2017 11:26:00 +0200 471169 1510750113 1510737960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692326_resized_ashelltailingspondattheirtarsandsoperationsnearfortmcmurrayalbertashellisoneofthelargestproducersofcrudeoilinnorthernalberta.jpg 511 287 Apple leads way in tracing cobalt from Congo, Microsoft lags – Amnesty http://www.miningweekly.com/article/apple-leads-way-in-tracing-cobalt-from-congo-microsoft-lags-amnesty-2017-11-15 Reuters COBALT Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:33:00 +0200 471079 1510731025 1510727580 1513288800 Reuters 0 0 Glencore is said close to creating mining royalty company http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-is-said-close-to-creating-mining-royalty-company-2017-11-15 Bloomberg DIVERSIFIED MINERS Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:22:00 +0200 471073 1510728990 1510726920 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692139_resized_ivanglasenberg309141022duane.jpg Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg 511 287 Brazil-focused Serabi to bolt-on Anfield’s Coringa gold project for $22m http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazil-focused-serabi-to-bolt-on-anfields-coringa-gold-project-for-22m-2017-11-14 Henry Lazenby GOLD M&A Tue, 14 Nov 2017 19:09:00 +0200 471063 1510736991 1510679340 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692116_resized_anfieldgoldcoredrilledatthecoringaprojectinparastatebrazil1022nov2017.jpg Drill core from Anfield Gold's Coringa project, in Brazil, which is being acquired by Serabi Gold for $22-million 511 287 Afritin targets Africa tin champion title, Namibia project upscaled to commercial production http://www.miningweekly.com/article/afritin-targets-africa-tin-champion-title-namibia-project-upscaled-to-commercial-production-2017-11-14 Mia Breytenbach TIN Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:01:00 +0200 471033 1510839745 1510664460 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692012_resized_anthonyviljoen310220414duane.jpg Afritin Mining CEO Anthony Viljoen 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71918_2017-11-13-afritin_-_hd_web.mp428888732Afritin Mining CEO Anthony Viljoen discusses newly- Aim-listed Afritin Mining and its strategies. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Afritin Mining CEO Anthony Viljoen discusses newly- Aim-listed Afritin Mining and its strategies. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Sibanye declares US resource under Proudly South African code http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sibanye-declares-us-resource-under-proudly-south-african-code-2017-11-14 Martin Creamer GOLD AND PLATINUM Tue, 14 Nov 2017 11:34:00 +0200 471001 1510653316 1510652040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691913_resized_nealfroneman310220817duane.jpg Sibanye-Stillwater CEO Neal Froneman 511 287 Global gold flows stable in Oct, gold ETFs add 3.3 t http://www.miningweekly.com/article/global-gold-flows-stable-in-october-gold-backed-etfs-add-33-t-of-yellow-metal-2017-11-14 Reuters GOLD ETFs Tue, 14 Nov 2017 04:18:00 +0200 470922 1510727399 1510625880 1513116000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691720_resized_gold12e1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Argentina seeks to overtake Chile in South America lithium race http://www.miningweekly.com/article/argentina-seeks-to-overtake-chile-in-south-america-lithium-race-2017-11-14 Reuters LITHIUM Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:06:00 +0200 470919 1510611646 1510610760 1513116000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691717_resized_southamericasaltflatslithium1022bloomberg.jpg South America's salt flats provide ideal conditions to produce lithium products 511 287 Rio completes off-market buy-back http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-completes-off-market-buy-back-2017-11-13 Esmarie Swanepoel DIVERSIFIED MINER Mon, 13 Nov 2017 09:22:00 +0200 470764 1510565117 1510557720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Avanco ups gold resource by 45% http://www.miningweekly.com/article/avanco-ups-gold-resource-by-45-2017-11-13 Esmarie Swanepoel GOLD Mon, 13 Nov 2017 09:20:00 +0200 470761 1510564984 1510557600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Announcing noteworthy diamond finds keeps market interest high – Paragon International http://www.miningweekly.com/article/announcing-noteworthy-diamond-finds-keeps-market-interest-high-paragon-international-2017-11-10 Henry Lazenby ‘SPECIAL’ DIAMONDS Fri, 10 Nov 2017 22:52:00 +0200 470739 1510566796 1510347120 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691227_resized_petradiamondspinkdiamond1022.jpg A 23.16 ct pink diamond recovered by Petra Diamonds, known as the 'Williamson' stone 511 287 Camborne School of Mines pioneers ‘Fairtrade’ model for ethically, sustainably resourced ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/camborne-school-of-mines-pioneers-fairtrade-model-for-ethically-sustainably-resourced-raw-materials-2017-11-10 Henry Lazenby RARE EARTHS Fri, 10 Nov 2017 22:19:00 +0200 470738 1510565574 1510345140 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691224_resized_molycorprareearthsreuters1022.jpg 511 287 South Africa crucial to global chrome supply, Chromium 2017 hears http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africa-crucial-to-global-chrome-supply-chromium-2017-hears-2017-11-10 Martin Creamer CHROMIUM CONFERENCE Fri, 10 Nov 2017 16:18:00 +0200 470728 1510566765 1510323480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691210_resized_michelletayloronlinepic.jpeg Tharisa Minerals COO Michelle Taylor 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71889_2017-11-10_chromium3_-_hd_web.mp426269779Tharisa Minerals COO Michelle Taylor at Chromium Conference covered by Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Tharisa Minerals COO Michelle Taylor at Chromium Conference covered by Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Australia-Peru FTA to benefit mining industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/australia-peru-fta-to-benefit-mining-industry-2017-11-10 Esmarie Swanepoel TRADE AGREEMENT Fri, 10 Nov 2017 09:39:00 +0200 470639 1510303656 1510299540 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691075_resized_handshakemareuters.jpg 511 287 Mining technology gets boost from new Wits-Sibanye partnership http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-technology-gets-boost-from-new-wits-sibanye-partnership-2017-11-09 Martin Creamer PRECIOUS METALS Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:43:00 +0200 470504 1510303266 1510224180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Large oil traders escape EU's MIFID II trading rules, for now http://www.miningweekly.com/article/large-oil-traders-escape-eus-mifid-ii-trading-rules-for-now-2017-11-09 Reuters OIL Thu, 09 Nov 2017 08:22:00 +0200 470425 1510209466 1510208520 1512770400 Reuters 0 0 Gold demand falls to 8yr low in Q3 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-demand-falls-to-8yr-low-in-q3-2017-11-09 Natasha Odendaal GOLD Thu, 09 Nov 2017 07:30:00 +0200 470343 1510226862 1510205400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690566_resized_randrefinerygold3010220817duane.jpg 511 287 EY's Canadian Mining Eye Index trends positively in Q3 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/eys-canadian-mining-eye-index-trends-positively-in-q3-2017-11-09 Creamer Media Reporter CANADIAN MINING Thu, 09 Nov 2017 02:55:00 +0200 470416 1510212964 1510188900 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Kinross reports 35% dip in Q3 earnings on lower sales http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kinross-reports-35-dip-in-q3-earnings-on-lower-sales-2017-11-09 Henry Lazenby GOLD MAJOR Thu, 09 Nov 2017 02:41:00 +0200 470413 1510212590 1510188060 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 B2Gold’s surprise Q3 profit props up stock despite 71% drop in headline earnings http://www.miningweekly.com/article/b2golds-surprise-q3-profit-props-up-stock-despite-71-drop-in-headline-earnings-2017-11-09 Henry Lazenby GOLD Thu, 09 Nov 2017 02:00:00 +0200 470412 1510212134 1510185600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690643_resized_b2goldfekolaconstructionmali1022oct2017.jpg B2Gold's new Fekola mine, in Mali 511 287 BMI forecasts bright spots in global aluminium industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bmi-forecasts-bright-spots-in-global-aluminium-industry-2017-11-07 Megan van Wyngaardt ALUMINIUM Tue, 07 Nov 2017 16:45:00 +0200 470208 1510066374 1510065900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690353_resized_aluminiumblock1022reuters.jpg 511 287