Mining Weekly | Base Metals Home https://www.miningweekly.com/page/base-metals Thu, 23 May 2019 04:42:22 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Vedanta seeks urgent meeting over its besieged Zambian unit https://www.miningweekly.com/article/vedanta-seeks-urgent-meeting-over-its-besieged-zambian-unit-2019-05-22 Bloomberg COPPER Wed, 22 May 2019 08:25:00 +0200 520472 1558507475 1558506300 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Hudbay is said to prepare sale of Arizona copper mine stake https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hudbay-is-said-to-prepare-sale-of-arizona-copper-mine-stake-2019-05-22 Bloomberg BASE METALS Wed, 22 May 2019 02:49:00 +0200 520466 1558505474 1558486140 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Villagers in Peru decide to impose new road blockade on Las Bambas mine-ombudsman https://www.miningweekly.com/article/villagers-in-peru-decide-to-impose-new-road-blockade-on-las-bambas-mine-ombudsman-2019-05-21 Reuters PROTEST Tue, 21 May 2019 16:21:00 +0200 520459 1558448574 1558448460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Zambian court appoints provisional liquidator of Vedanta's KCM https://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambian-court-appoints-provisional-liquidator-of-vedantas-konkola-copper-mines-2019-05-21 Reuters COPPER Tue, 21 May 2019 12:58:00 +0200 520440 1558450272 1558436280 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800193_resized_copper1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Nickel Mines finds funding, amends Ranger deal https://www.miningweekly.com/article/nickel-mines-finds-funding-amends-ranger-deal-2019-05-21 Esmarie Iannucci CORPORATE ACTIVITY Tue, 21 May 2019 10:52:00 +0200 520403 1558428868 1558428720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 FYI nearing completion of pilot plant https://www.miningweekly.com/article/fyi-nearing-completion-of-pilot-plant-2019-05-21 Esmarie Iannucci ALUMINA Tue, 21 May 2019 10:42:00 +0200 520395 1558428886 1558428120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Katoro identifies additional target at Haneti https://www.miningweekly.com/article/katoro-identifies-additional-target-at-haneti-2019-05-20 Simone Liedtke NICKEL / GOLD Mon, 20 May 2019 16:38:00 +0200 520351 1558363160 1558363080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ABM starts exploration at Cameroon cobalt/nickel project https://www.miningweekly.com/article/abm-starts-exploration-at-cameroon-cobaltnickel-project-2019-05-20 Simone Liedtke BATTERY METALS Mon, 20 May 2019 16:22:00 +0200 520348 1558363823 1558362120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AfriTin completes drilling on first 20 holes at Uis mine https://www.miningweekly.com/article/afritin-completes-drilling-on-first-20-holes-at-uis-mine-2019-05-20 Simone Liedtke TIN Mon, 20 May 2019 15:17:00 +0200 520337 1558358373 1558358220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SolGold announces PEA results for Alpala https://www.miningweekly.com/article/solgold-announces-pea-results-for-alpala-2019-05-20 Mariaan Webb GOLD Mon, 20 May 2019 13:59:00 +0200 520314 1558429465 1558353540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799976_resized_cascabelsolgold.jpg 511 287 Zambia files 'notification' of plans to take over Vedanta assets https://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambia-files-notification-of-plans-to-take-over-vedanta-assets-2019-05-20 Bloomberg COPPER Mon, 20 May 2019 11:08:00 +0200 520291 1558346875 1558343280 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Cobalt 27 completes Highlands Pacific acquisition https://www.miningweekly.com/article/cobalt-27-completes-highlands-pacific-acquisition-2019-05-20 Creamer Media Reporter BASE METALS Mon, 20 May 2019 10:48:00 +0200 520237 1558343975 1558342080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Canada vows 'full steam ahead' on ratifying trade pact after US lifts metals tariffs https://www.miningweekly.com/article/canada-vows-full-steam-ahead-on-ratifying-trade-pact-after-us-lifts-metals-tariffs-2019-05-20 Reuters METALS Mon, 20 May 2019 10:31:00 +0200 520203 1558341202 1558341060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Zambian President threatens Glencore, Vedanta with 'divorce' https://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambian-president-threatens-glencore-vedanta-with-divorce-2019-05-17 Bloomberg COPPER Fri, 17 May 2019 16:12:00 +0200 520178 1558102855 1558102320 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 African Battery Metals completes field operations at Kisinka project https://www.miningweekly.com/article/african-battery-metals-completes-field-operations-at-kisinka-project-2019-05-17 Simone Liedtke BATTERY METALS Fri, 17 May 2019 11:46:00 +0200 520038 1558086442 1558086360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Confidence and investment returning to British Columbia’s mining industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/confidence-and-investment-returning-to-british-columbias-mining-industry-2019-05-17 Creamer Media Reporter BRITISH COLUMBIA Fri, 17 May 2019 09:45:00 +0200 519916 1558083785 1558079100 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799646_resized_teckfordingriverresized.jpg Teck's Fording River operation in the Elk Valley of British Columbia. 511 288 Reduce exports, increase beneficiation – CDAA https://www.miningweekly.com/article/reduce-exports-increase-beneficiation-cdaa-2019-04-30 Mc'Kyla Nortje Base Metals Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518384 1557817876 1558044000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796171_resized_directorcdaa0420191022.jpg EVERT SWANEPOEL The meetings will encourage reciprocal business opportunities between Copper Development Association Africa members and mines 511 287 Junior starts copper exploration programme in Zambia https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-company-starts-copper-exploration-programme-in-zambia-2019-04-30 Mc'Kyla Nortje Base Metals Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518382 1557817876 1558044000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796166_resized_nickvonschirndingarcmineralsbloomberg0420191022.jpg NICK VON SCHIRNDING The exploration programme entails infill soil sampling over new targets 511 287 Explorer to acquire interest in Zambian copper licence https://www.miningweekly.com/article/explorer-to-acquire-interest-in-zambian-copper-licence-2019-04-30 Mc'Kyla Nortje Base Metals Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518371 1557817876 1558044000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796157_resized_copperbloomber0420191022.jpg AGREE OR NOT TO AGREE The agreement is for a conational option to acquire 50% of a copper mining licence 511 287 Ventilation firm to provide energy efficient solution to African project https://www.miningweekly.com/article/-2019-05-03 Mc'Kyla Nortje Base Metals Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518744 1557817876 1558044000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797002_resized_fansreadyforshipmenttokamoa0520191022.jpg BLOWN AWAY Fans are ready to be shipped to Kamoa Copper 511 287 Foundry company plans further expansion into Zambia https://www.miningweekly.com/article/foundry-company-plans-further-expansion-into-zambia-2019-05-03 Mc'Kyla Nortje Base Metals Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518771 1557817876 1558044000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797007_resized_fabricatedpressureringsthosbegbie0520191022.jpg INDUSTRIAL USES Fabricated pressure rings for use in industrial smelters 511 287 Copper majors report sound performances https://www.miningweekly.com/article/copper-majors-report-sound-performances-2019-05-03 Mc'Kyla Nortje Base Metals Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518750 1557817876 1558044000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796984_resized_firstquantummineralskansanshi1022.jpg KANSANSHI The mine is capable of producing 340 000 t of copper and more than 120 000 oz/y of gold 511 287 Taxation, labour laws under spotlight at Caminex https://www.miningweekly.com/article/taxation-labour-laws-under-spotlight-at-caminex-2019-05-03 Mc'Kyla Nortje Base Metals Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518774 1557817877 1558044000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797025_resized_blddemonstratingascreenercaminex0520191022.jpg THE DEMO Exhibitor BL & D Copperbelt demonstrating a screener to Zambian Mines and Minerals Minister Richard Musukwa 511 287 Modernisation process could assist economic prosperity https://www.miningweekly.com/article/modernisation-process-could-assist-economic-prosperity-2019-05-17 Nadine James MINERALS COUNCIL Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518928 1557817877 1558044000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797408_resized_mineralscouncilsouthafricamodernisationandsafetyseniorexecutivesietsevanderwoude042019mineralscouncil1022.jpg SIETSE VAN DER WOUDE The transition to modernised mining needs to afford all stakeholders the chance to develop policies and programmes which ensure sustainability beyond minin 511 287 Minerals Council getting closer to communities https://www.miningweekly.com/article/minerals-council-getting-closer-to-communities-2019-05-17 Nadine James Base Metals Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519045 1557817878 1558044000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 I-CAT finalises dust management project in Guinea https://www.miningweekly.com/article/i-cat-finalises-dust-management-project-in-guinea-2019-05-17 Jessica Oosthuizen Base Metals Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519643 1558077277 1558044000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799012_resized_icatldsssystem05191022.jpg DEFEATING THE DUST I-CAT has completed 17 dust suppression projects in Africa in the past three months 511 287 Junior-specific Charter III provisions will boost growth https://www.miningweekly.com/article/-minerals-council-championed-junior-specific-charter-3-provisions-to-boost-growth-2019-05-17 Nadine James Base Metals Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519035 1558083723 1558044000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 KGHM may beat production goal at Sierra Gorda https://www.miningweekly.com/article/kghm-may-beat-production-goal-at-sierra-gorda-2019-05-16 Reuters COPPER Thu, 16 May 2019 16:02:00 +0200 519862 1558015407 1558015320 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Katanga’s first-quarter loss a share widens https://www.miningweekly.com/article/katangas-first-quarter-loss-a-share-widens-2019-05-16 Simone Liedtke COPPER Thu, 16 May 2019 15:45:00 +0200 519856 1558018354 1558014300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Oyu Tolgoi going strong despite shaft delays https://www.miningweekly.com/article/oyu-tolgoi-going-strong-despite-shaft-delays-2019-05-16 Mariaan Webb COPPER/GOLD Thu, 16 May 2019 10:00:00 +0200 519736 1557994929 1557993600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Northern Dynasty’s Pebble reaches second native right-of-way agreement https://www.miningweekly.com/article/northern-dynastys-pebble-reaches-second-native-right-of-way-agreement-2019-05-16 Mariaan Webb COPPER/GOLD Thu, 16 May 2019 08:48:00 +0200 519711 1557989821 1557989280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Codelco strikes labour deal with supervisors at Salvador mine https://www.miningweekly.com/article/codelco-strikes-labour-deal-with-supervisors-at-salvador-mine-2019-05-15 Reuters LABOUR Wed, 15 May 2019 21:02:00 +0200 519707 1557987775 1557946920 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Trump administration opens up Minnesota wilderness area to copper mining https://www.miningweekly.com/article/trump-administration-opens-up-minnesota-wilderness-area-to-copper-mining-2019-05-15 Reuters COPPER Wed, 15 May 2019 20:53:00 +0200 519706 1557987447 1557946380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799116_resized_boundarywaterskorbriver.jpg 511 287 Ivanhoe receives additional C$679m investment https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ivanhoe-receives-additional-c679m-investment-2019-05-15 Simone Liedtke COPPER/PLATINUM GROUP METALS Wed, 15 May 2019 17:23:00 +0200 519704 1557987299 1557933780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ABM to buy 35% stake in Katoro's Haneti project https://www.miningweekly.com/article/abm-to-buy-35-stake-in-katoros-haneti-project-2019-05-15 Creamer Media Reporter NICKEL Wed, 15 May 2019 15:52:00 +0200 519694 1557930546 1557928320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Over 40% of minority shareholders of Turquoise Hill oppose independent directors https://www.miningweekly.com/article/over-40-of-minority-shareholders-of-turquoise-hill-oppose-independent-directors-2019-05-14 Reuters SHAREHOLDER VOTE Tue, 14 May 2019 22:13:00 +0200 519591 1557908777 1557864780 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Barrick Gold prepping sale of Zambian copper mine in H2 – sources https://www.miningweekly.com/article/barrick-gold-prepping-sale-of-zambian-copper-mine-in-h2-sources-2019-05-14 Reuters COPPER Tue, 14 May 2019 21:51:00 +0200 519590 1557863941 1557863460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798921_resized_lumwanabarrickgoldpreview.jpeg 511 287 President's correct, S Africans need to act together to realise economic opportunities – Baissac https://www.miningweekly.com/article/president-is-correct-south-africans-need-to-act-together-to-realise-economic-opportunities-baissac-2019-05-14 Martin Creamer MINING INVESTMENT Tue, 14 May 2019 16:17:00 +0200 519582 1558082647 1557843420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798899_resized_martincreamerclaudebaissaic2best.jpg Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac (right) with Mining Weekly Online's Martin Creamer 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78403_2019-05-14_claude_baissac_-_2.mp495856266Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer about South Africa’s economic growth needs. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photograph: Dylan Slater. Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer about South Africa’s economic growth needs. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photograph: Dylan Slater.