Mining Weekly | Base Metals Home https://www.miningweekly.com/page/base-metals Tue, 16 Jul 2019 02:06:09 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Xtract appointed as contractor at Zambian copper processing project https://www.miningweekly.com/article/xtract-appointed-as-contractor-at-zambian-copper-processing-project-2019-07-15 Tasneem Bulbulia COPPER Mon, 15 Jul 2019 16:44:00 +0200 525633 1563202463 1563201840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 BHP and Luminex make Ecuador earn-in binding https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-and-luminex-make-ecuador-earn-in-binding-2019-07-15 Creamer Media Reporter CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:04:00 +0200 525601 1563194042 1563192240 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Teck and Liberty Gold sell Turkey project https://www.miningweekly.com/article/teck-and-liberty-gold-sell-interest-in-turkey-project-2019-07-15 Creamer Media Reporter COPPER/GOLD Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:02:00 +0200 525575 1563181732 1563181320 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Rio could fast-track key Australia copper find before US asset https://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-could-fast-track-key-australia-copper-find-before-us-asset-2019-07-15 Bloomberg COPPER Mon, 15 Jul 2019 08:14:00 +0200 525522 1563171949 1563171240 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Codelco names insider to replace departing CEO https://www.miningweekly.com/article/codelco-names-insider-to-replace-departing-ceo-2019-07-15 Bloomberg COPPER Mon, 15 Jul 2019 08:12:00 +0200 525518 1563171233 1563171120 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Jubilee completes Sable Zinc refinery acquisition https://www.miningweekly.com/article/jubilee-completes-sable-zinc-refinery-acquisition-2019-07-12 Nadine James DIVERSIFIED MINERS Fri, 12 Jul 2019 15:01:00 +0200 525491 1562936712 1562936460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Greater input from Europe, North America will boost African mining https://www.miningweekly.com/article/greater-input-from-europe-north-america-will-boost-african-mining-industry-2019-07-12 Tracy Hancock Base Metals Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523907 1562592376 1562882400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807756_resized_africanminingnetworkmininginafrica0620191022.jpg DRIVING DEVELOPMENT Policies that encourage the adoption of technology will help the industry to perform better, especially during mining downturns 511 287 Lead, zinc and copper markets all in deficit during first quarter of 2019 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/lead-zinc-and-copper-markets-all-in-deficit-during-first-quarter-of-2019-2019-07-12 Nadine James BASE METALS Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524745 1562592381 1562882400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809714_resized_zincanundatedcompanyhandoutphotoshowingzinifexltdemployeesinspectingmaterialsinportpirieaustralia02881801h3296391022jpg.jpeg RUNNING LOW The global market for refined zinc metal was in deficit by 97 000 t over the first four months of 2019 511 287 Proactive maintenance saves mines reactive costs https://www.miningweekly.com/article/proactive-maintenance-saves-mines-reactive-costs-2019-06-21 Tracy Hancock Base Metals Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521800 1562916957 1562882400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803104_resized_spotseepitconveyorminingmaintenance0620191022.jpg DON’T BE REACTIVE Having measures in place to predict pending failures, enables mining companies to be proactive and stay ahead of problems instead of waiting to react and, as a result, spending capital to solve them 511 287 LED trend lights up Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/led-lighting-trend-illuminating-africa-2019-07-12 Tracy Hancock Base Metals Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523821 1562592376 1562882400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807555_resized_magnitechminelighting0620191022.jpg PLAYING CATCH-UP The African mining sector is quickly following lighting trends being set by mining sectors abroad 511 287 Expected demand brings airborne survey system back to Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/expected-exploration-uptick-brings-airborne-survey-system-back-to-africa-2019-07-12 Tracy Hancock Base Metals Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523812 1562592377 1562882400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807565_resized_spectremairspectremplus20620191022.jpg SOUTHERN AFRICAN HOPES Spectrem Air expects remote sensing, in terms of geophysics, to play a critical role in the exploration of Southern Africa in the next ten years 511 287 Namibia attractive landscape, says Canadian miner https://www.miningweekly.com/article/namibia-attractive-landscape-canadian-miner-2019-07-12 Tracy Hancock Base Metals Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523888 1562592378 1562882400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807715_resized_broadwaygoldminingmadison0620191022.jpg BUILDING PORTFOLIO Broadway Gold Mining has boosted its portfolio, previously consisting only of its Madison copper/gold project in the US, with its Namibian copper/vanadium acquisition 511 287 Mechanical completion of Proyecto Riotinto expansion 'imminent' https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mechanical-completion-of-proyecto-riotinto-expansion-imminent-2019-07-11 Mariaan Webb COPPER Thu, 11 Jul 2019 11:09:00 +0200 525287 1562837127 1562836140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Oz Minerals unveils hub plans for Brazil https://www.miningweekly.com/article/oz-minerals-unveils-hub-plans-for-brazil-2019-07-11 Esmarie Iannucci COPPER/GOLD Thu, 11 Jul 2019 05:39:00 +0200 525234 1562829866 1562816340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810708_resized_core11022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Hair resigns as Hudbay CEO, Kukielski to lead in interim https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hair-resigns-as-hudbay-ceo-kukielski-to-lead-in-interim-2019-07-10 Mariaan Webb LEADERSHIP Wed, 10 Jul 2019 14:15:00 +0200 525191 1562761405 1562760900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810573_resized_alanhairhudbayceo.jpg Alan Hair 511 288 Yamana adjusts FY guidance, reports strong second-quarter production https://www.miningweekly.com/article/yamana-adjusts-fy-guidance-reports-strong-second-quarter-production-2019-07-10 Mariaan Webb GOLD/SILVER Wed, 10 Jul 2019 13:55:00 +0200 525180 1562834395 1562759700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810783_resized_canadianmalarticmine1022.jpg The Canadian Malartic mine. 511 287 Consistent delivery from Central Asia’s Sasa and Kounrad https://www.miningweekly.com/article/consistent-delivery-from-central-asias-sasa-and-kounrad-2019-07-10 Creamer Media Reporter BASE METALS Wed, 10 Jul 2019 13:23:00 +0200 525175 1562760350 1562757780 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Giant copper project unblocked as Peru awards Tia Maria licence https://www.miningweekly.com/article/giant-copper-project-unblocked-as-peru-awards-tia-maria-licence-2019-07-10 Bloomberg COPPER Wed, 10 Jul 2019 08:56:00 +0200 525116 1562742706 1562741760 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810459_resized_mininggenericbloomberg012019.jpg 511 287 Hendrix adds to Mt Hardy resources https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hendrix-adds-to-mt-hardy-resources-2019-07-10 Esmarie Iannucci BASE METALS Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:17:00 +0200 525099 1562739553 1562735820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mining stocks could rebound with help from Trump and China https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-stocks-could-rebound-with-help-from-trump-and-china-2019-07-09 Bloomberg METALS Tue, 09 Jul 2019 16:17:00 +0200 525085 1562681971 1562681820 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Katoro to assess Haneti's lithium potential https://www.miningweekly.com/article/katoro-to-assess-hanetis-lithium-potential-2019-07-09 Creamer Media Reporter LITHIUM Tue, 09 Jul 2019 15:45:00 +0200 525078 1562681090 1562679900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Congo's Jan to May copper output slides 16%, cobalt down 21% https://www.miningweekly.com/article/congos-jan-to-may-copper-output-slides-16-cobalt-down-21-2019-07-09 Reuters COPPER/COBALT Tue, 09 Jul 2019 14:10:00 +0200 525061 1562674341 1562674200 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Phoenix lines up lead adviser for Empire feasibility and construction funding https://www.miningweekly.com/article/phoenix-lines-up-lead-adviser-for-empire-feasibility-and-construction-funding-2019-07-09 Creamer Media Reporter BASE METALS Tue, 09 Jul 2019 11:24:00 +0200 525034 1562665660 1562664240 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Nyrstar extends stoppage at Port Pirie smelter until late July https://www.miningweekly.com/article/nyrstar-extends-stoppage-at-port-pirie-smelter-until-late-july-2019-07-09 Reuters ZINC Tue, 09 Jul 2019 10:53:00 +0200 525023 1562663181 1562662380 1565301600 Reuters 0 0 Century has record quarter as production ramps up https://www.miningweekly.com/article/century-has-record-quarter-as-production-ramps-up-2019-07-09 Esmarie Iannucci ZINC Tue, 09 Jul 2019 10:50:00 +0200 525020 1562662883 1562662200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Brazil to auction mining rights for about 1 000 areas this year – regulator https://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazil-to-auction-mining-rights-for-about-1-000-areas-this-year-regulator-2019-07-09 Reuters MINERAL AUCTION Tue, 09 Jul 2019 10:45:00 +0200 525017 1562662112 1562661900 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Atico buys Toachi to create new Latin American copper/gold miner https://www.miningweekly.com/article/atico-buys-toachi-to-create-new-latin-american-coppergold-miner-2019-07-09 Creamer Media Reporter CORPORATE ACTIVITY Tue, 09 Jul 2019 10:31:00 +0200 525011 1562662089 1562661060 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810246_resized_toachiminingprojectecuador1022.jpg Core from the La Plata project, in Ecuador. 511 288 Congo’s swing producers turn to copper after cobalt meltdown https://www.miningweekly.com/article/congos-swing-producers-turn-to-copper-after-cobalt-meltdown-2019-07-08 Bloomberg COPPER/COBALT Mon, 08 Jul 2019 16:39:00 +0200 524957 1562597442 1562596740 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Congolese army fires in the air during protest near Glencore plant https://www.miningweekly.com/article/congolese-army-fires-in-the-air-during-protest-near-glencore-plant-2019-07-08 Reuters ILLEGAL MINING Mon, 08 Jul 2019 16:38:00 +0200 524956 1562655796 1562596680 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Horizonte’s Araguaia project guaranteed access to national grid https://www.miningweekly.com/article/horizontes-araguaia-project-guaranteed-access-to-national-grid-2019-07-08 Creamer Media Reporter NICKEL Mon, 08 Jul 2019 15:06:00 +0200 524938 1562592724 1562591160 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 The US and Europe are getting more anxious about EV battery shortages https://www.miningweekly.com/article/the-us-and-europe-are-getting-more-anxious-about-ev-battery-shortages-2019-07-08 Bloomberg BATTERY METALS Mon, 08 Jul 2019 10:25:00 +0200 524894 1562576213 1562574300 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809999_resized_sunrisecleanteq1022.jpg Clean TeQ is developing the Sunrise project, in Australia. 511 287 Anglo American firms up stake in Orion as Prieska gets enviro nod https://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglo-takes-stake-in-orion-as-prieska-gets-enviro-nod-2019-07-08 Esmarie Iannucci BASE METALS Mon, 08 Jul 2019 08:27:00 +0200 524853 1562920349 1562567220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809889_resized_orionmderrolsmart0820181022.jpg Orion MD Errol Smart 511 287 Yamana and Lundin finalise Brazil copper project deal https://www.miningweekly.com/article/lundin-finalises-acquisition-for-ownership-of-brazil-copper-project-2019-07-05 Marleny Arnoldi COPPER/GOLD Fri, 05 Jul 2019 15:26:00 +0200 524819 1562577191 1562333160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Chile mining sector continues to lag on growth https://www.miningweekly.com/article/chile-mining-sector-continues-to-lag-on-growth-2019-07-05 Reuters COPPER Fri, 05 Jul 2019 14:57:00 +0200 524812 1562331562 1562331420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Zinc One to raise up to C$2.44-million in rights offer https://www.miningweekly.com/article/zinc-one-to-raise-up-to-c244-million-in-rights-offer-2019-07-05 Nadine James ZINC Fri, 05 Jul 2019 10:51:00 +0200 524781 1562318233 1562316660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Acquisition, base metals demand create growth in South America https://www.miningweekly.com/article/acquisition-base-metals-create-opportunities-for-metso-in-south-america-2019-06-21 Cameron Mackay Base Metals Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523386 1561992065 1562277600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806640_resized_metsoprocessingequipment0620191022.jpg EXPANDED OFFERING The acquisition of HighService Corp’s service division increases Metso’s service offering in the Chilean and Pacific Rim mining markets, maintaining its growth strategy 511 287 South American mining holds promise despite challenges https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-american-mining-holds-promise-despite-challenges-2019-06-21-1 Cameron Mackay Base Metals Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523402 1561992066 1562277600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806713_resized_coreconsultantsfoumderlarasmithironore1120161022.jpg LARA SMITH Core Consultants is aware of a number of investors who have chosen to invest solely in South America, particularly in gold and lithium assets 511 287 Strong fundamentals positioning miners to adapt to changing shareholder expectations https://www.miningweekly.com/article/resourcing-the-future-2019-07-05 Simone Liedtke GLOBAL MINING Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523919 1562054826 1562277600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808826_resized_window.jpg 511 287