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Don’t melt down, go for ‘market-permitting’ growth

Don’t meltdown, go for ‘market-permitting’ growth

Just as mining companies rushed to grow, in the main, they are now rushing to shrink. But not all of them.
6th March 2009


The impact of the stimulus package that Chinese President Hu Jintao has in place is already being felt in the additional demand for iron-ore, says mega producer Vale of Brazil and also fourth-placed Kumba of South Africa. While US President Barack...
6th March 2009

Aluminium gets $6,5bn boost from Obama's new-energy stimulus plan

Aluminium was receiving a $6,5-billion boost from US President Barack Obama's economic stimulus expenditure on more electricity transmission lines that enable new renewable sources of clean wind and solar energy to be connected to the transmission...
27th February 2009
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Norddeutsche, Yunnan sign cooperation deal

Norddeutsche Affinerie, the world's fifth largest copper producer, at the weekend signed its long-awaited cooperation agreement with China's Yunnan Copper, the company said in a statement.
15th September 2003
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China copper smelter halts output from ill workers

A Chinese copper smelter owned by Yunnan Copper, one of China's largest producers, has halted production after 55 workers fell sick from gas poisoning, state media and smelter officials said yesterday.
10th September 2003
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