A 30% slump in nickel prices this year has piled pressure on small Australian miners, forcing some of them to delay new projects and expansions as they wait for the market to recover.
Poseidon Nickel became the latest miner to succumb when it said on Thursday it would put its Lake Johnston mine... →
By: Idéle Esterhuizen
London- and Toronto-listed miner First Quantum Minerals anticipated its copper production to reach between 302 000 t and 330 000 t in 2013, after recording a 16% year-on-year increase in copper production to 307 115 t in 2012. The marked increase was boosted by a yearly production record at the... →
By: Henry Lazenby
Aim- and JSE-listed African Eagle Resources on Tuesday said it had received “encouraging” results from bulk leaching tests carried out on its flagship Dutwa nickel project, in Tanzania.
Design engineer Lycopodium revealed that the hydrometallurgical tank acid leaching, at atmospheric pressure... →