Mining Weekly | South America https://www.miningweekly.com/page/south-america Mon, 23 May 2022 16:38:09 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Chile aims to outline state lithium firm model this year, Minister says https://www.miningweekly.com/article/chile-aims-to-outline-state-lithium-firm-model-this-year-minister-says-2022-05-23 Reuters LITHIUM Mon, 23 May 2022 13:18:00 +0200 616090 1653304839 1653304680 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Energy Fuels buys Brazil heavy mineral sands project https://www.miningweekly.com/article/energy-fuels-buys-brazil-heavy-mineral-sands-project-2022-05-23 Creamer Media Reporter CRITICAL MINERALS Mon, 23 May 2022 11:10:00 +0200 616067 1653301374 1653297000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Peru's Castillo shuffles Cabinet again; replaces mining minister https://www.miningweekly.com/article/perus-castillo-shuffles-cabinet-again-replaces-mining-minister-2022-05-23 Reuters LEADERSHIP Mon, 23 May 2022 09:51:00 +0200 616046 1653292362 1653292260 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Platinum jewellery continuing to drive 25% of platinum demand https://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinum-jewellery-continuing-to-drive-25-of-platinum-demand-2022-05-20 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Fri, 20 May 2022 16:00:00 +0200 616006 1653288678 1653055200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001001545_resized_huwdaniel1022.jpg Platinum Guild International CEO Huw Daniel. 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/88108_2022-05-20_daniel_-_3.mp4111204201Platinum Guild International CEO Huw Daniel interviewed by Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. Platinum Guild International CEO Huw Daniel interviewed by Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. Eastplats moves to secure funding for underground mining restart at CRM https://www.miningweekly.com/article/eastplats-moves-to-secure-funding-for-underground-mining-restart-at-crm-2022-05-20 Marleny Arnoldi PLATINUM GROUP METALS Fri, 20 May 2022 15:48:00 +0200 615992 1653054602 1653054480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001001523_resized_easternplatinumcrocodilerivermine.jpg Eastplats' Crocodile River Mine 511 287 Gold Fields confirms enviro compliance work under way at Salares Norte following fox deaths https://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-fields-confirms-enviro-compliance-work-under-way-at-salares-norte-following-fox-deaths-2022-05-20 Marleny Arnoldi COPPER/GOLD Fri, 20 May 2022 15:47:00 +0200 615989 1653056087 1653054420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001001517_resized_goldfieldschilesalaresnorteminingproject09211022.jpg Gold Fields' Salares Norte project under construction 511 287 Gold Fields subsidiary plans to buy stock in Peru-focused mining company https://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-fields-subsidiary-plans-to-buy-stock-in-peru-focused-mining-company-2022-05-20 Marleny Arnoldi COPPER/GOLD Fri, 20 May 2022 10:54:00 +0200 615910 1653037940 1653036840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Peru fails yet again to broker truce allowing MMG's Las Bambas mine restart https://www.miningweekly.com/article/peru-fails-yet-again-to-broker-truce-allowing-mmgs-las-bambas-mine-restart-2022-05-20 Reuters COPPER Fri, 20 May 2022 10:25:00 +0200 615903 1653035235 1653035100 1655676000 Reuters 0 0 BHP unveils distribution plans and Woodside changes names https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-unveils-distribution-plans-and-woodside-changes-names-2022-05-20 Esmarie Iannucci CORPORATE ACTIVITY Fri, 20 May 2022 07:42:00 +0200 615874 1653032770 1653025320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 BHP still sees room to negotiate with Samarco's creditors https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-still-sees-room-to-negotiate-with-samarcos-creditors-2022-05-20 Bloomberg DEBT RESTRUCTURING Fri, 20 May 2022 05:50:00 +0200 615858 1653049961 1653018600 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001001248_resized_riverdoceinminasgeraisin2022samarcodamcollapsedestroyedlandalongthebanksbloomberg1022.jpg The River Doce in January 2022. The collapse of a tailings dam in 2015 destroyed indigenous lands along the banks of the river. 511 287 Critical mineral demand of order of magnitude never seen – Sheila Khama https://www.miningweekly.com/article/critical-mineral-demand-of-order-of-magnitude-never-seen-sheila-khama-2022-05-19 Martin Creamer CRITICAL MINERALS Thu, 19 May 2022 17:40:00 +0200 615838 1653024871 1652974800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001001178_resized_sheilakhama05221022.jpg Sheila Khama 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/88072_2022-05_19_khama_-_3.mp4119790886Mining stalwart Sheila Khama spoke to Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer on critical metals. Video: Darlene Creamer. Mining stalwart Sheila Khama spoke to Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer on critical metals. Video: Darlene Creamer. In Chile's Atacama, lithium mining stirs fight over flamingos https://www.miningweekly.com/article/n-chiles-atacama-lithium-mining-stirs-fight-over-flamingos-2022-05-19 Reuters LITHIUM Thu, 19 May 2022 13:30:00 +0200 615802 1652960512 1652959800 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Europe gives another lofty boost to green hydrogen, electrolyser targets https://www.miningweekly.com/article/europe-gives-another-lofty-boost-to-green-hydrogen-electrolyser-manufacture-targets-2022-05-19 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Thu, 19 May 2022 10:41:00 +0200 615756 1652953740 1652949660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001001008_resized_hydrogenfrompower1022.jpg Renewable hydrogen consumption targets elevated. 511 287 Colombia's mining income to hit record in 2022 - industry group https://www.miningweekly.com/article/colombias-mining-income-to-hit-record-in-2022---industry-group-2022-05-19 Reuters COLOMBIA Thu, 19 May 2022 09:47:00 +0200 615731 1652946493 1652946420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Chile's top court puts Dominga mining project decision on Boric admin https://www.miningweekly.com/article/chiles-top-court-puts-dominga-mining-project-decision-on-boric-admin-2022-05-19 Reuters COPPER Thu, 19 May 2022 09:45:00 +0200 615729 1652946407 1652946300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Chile's SQM profit soars on high lithium prices https://www.miningweekly.com/article/chiles-sqm-profit-soars-on-high-lithium-prices-2022-05-19 Reuters LITHIUM Thu, 19 May 2022 09:43:00 +0200 615728 1652946280 1652946180 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Woodside shareholders back BHP merger https://www.miningweekly.com/article/woodside-shareholders-back-bhp-merger-2022-05-19 Esmarie Iannucci OIL & GAS Thu, 19 May 2022 08:51:00 +0200 615722 1652960142 1652943060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001000939_resized_woodside1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Manganese mine rail-loading boost being assessed by South32 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/manganese-mine-rail-loading-boost-being-assessed-by-south32-2022-05-18 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Thu, 19 May 2022 08:22:00 +0200 615712 1652971307 1652941320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001001071_resized_south32latest1022.jpg Accelerated operational decarbonisation. 511 287 Rio agrees to Turquoise Hill funding amendments https://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-agrees-to-turquoise-hill-funding-amendments-2022-05-19 Esmarie Iannucci CORPORATE ACTIVITY Thu, 19 May 2022 07:34:00 +0200 615714 1652960585 1652938440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001000969_resized_oyutolgoiopenpitbloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Vale-BHP JV Samarco's financial creditors plan to take over the company https://www.miningweekly.com/article/vale-bhp-jv-samarcos-financial-creditors-plan-to-take-over-the-company-2022-05-18 Reuters IRON-ORE Wed, 18 May 2022 14:22:00 +0200 615678 1652876639 1652876520 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Collaboration needed to make South African mining globally competitive again – CSIR https://www.miningweekly.com/article/collaboration-needed-to-make-south-african-mining-globally-competitive-again-csir-2022-05-18 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 18 May 2022 12:18:00 +0200 615662 1652885710 1652869080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001000814_resized_csirdrthulanidlaminiceo0220221022.jpg CSIR CEO Dr Thulani Dlamini 511 287 Copper prices slip on lingering global slowdown worries https://www.miningweekly.com/article/copper-prices-slip-on-lingering-global-slowdown-worries-2022-05-18 Reuters COPPER Wed, 18 May 2022 11:01:00 +0200 615625 1652864729 1652864460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Caterpillar eyes energy transition as growth driver for mining business https://www.miningweekly.com/article/caterpillar-eyes-energy-transition-as-growth-driver-for-mining-business-2022-05-18 Reuters CRITICAL MINERALS Wed, 18 May 2022 09:29:00 +0200 615592 1652859074 1652858940 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 South32 targets 20% output growth by 2023 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south32-targets-20-output-growth-by-2023-2022-05-18 Esmarie Iannucci DIVERSIFIED MINER Wed, 18 May 2022 06:29:00 +0200 615573 1652876462 1652848140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001000853_resized_south32grahamkerr1022.jpg South32 CEO Graham Kerr 511 287 PGI’s latest jewellery review shows continued demand for premium platinum products https://www.miningweekly.com/article/pgis-latest-jewellery-review-shows-continued-demand-for-premium-platinum-products-2022-05-17 Darren Parker PLATINUM Tue, 17 May 2022 16:19:00 +0200 615559 1652799351 1652797140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001000616_resized_platinumjewelleryorra060520171022.jpg 511 287 Law firm drawing on giga-scale hydrogen project experience to derisk new ventures https://www.miningweekly.com/article/law-firm-drawing-on-giga-scale-hydrogen-project-experience-to-derisk-new-ventures-2022-05-17 Martin Creamer GREEN HYDROGEN Tue, 17 May 2022 14:48:00 +0200 615529 1652798933 1652791680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001000582_resized_montage1022.jpg Allen & Overy South Africa’s Alexandra Cluver (left) and Alessandra Pardini. 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/88046_2022-05-17__alessandra__-_2.mp466558992International law firm speaks to Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer on giga-scale hydrogen projects. Video: Nicholas Boyd. International law firm speaks to Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer on giga-scale hydrogen projects. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Trafigura wants to build lithium business to tap battery boom https://www.miningweekly.com/article/trafigura-wants-to-build-lithium-business-to-tap-battery-boom-2022-05-17 Bloomberg LITHIUM Tue, 17 May 2022 12:05:00 +0200 615494 1652782842 1652781900 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001000527_resized_brineevaporationlithiumargentinabloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Excellon scouting for Mexico acquisitions as Platosa winds down https://www.miningweekly.com/article/excellon-scouting-for-mexico-acquisitions-as-platosa-winds-down-2022-05-17 Mariaan Webb PRECIOUS METALS Tue, 17 May 2022 11:36:00 +0200 615485 1652781842 1652780160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Woodside sees slim risk of big share selloff by BHP investors https://www.miningweekly.com/article/woodside-sees-slim-risk-of-big-share-selloff-by-bhp-investors-2022-05-17 Reuters OIL & GAS Tue, 17 May 2022 10:36:00 +0200 615460 1652776697 1652776560 1655416800 Reuters 0 0 Sibanye-Stillwater hoists first tons from R4bn 4 000-job K4 platinum project https://www.miningweekly.com/article/first-tons-hoisted-at-marikanas-top-tier-4-000-job-k4-platinum-project-2022-05-16 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Mon, 16 May 2022 15:32:00 +0200 615388 1653040978 1652707920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001000332_resized_thek4headgearatthesapgmoperations1022.jpg The K4 headgear of the new platinum group metals shaft. 511 287 South Africa’s high-flying Jubilee creating 800 mostly long-term jobs in Zambia https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africas-high-flying-jubilee-creating-800-mostly-long-term-jobs-in-zambia-2022-05-16 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 16 May 2022 11:46:00 +0200 615347 1652712104 1652694360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001000264_resized_jubileemetalsoperations21022.jpg Copper and cobalt in Zambia and platinum group metals and chrome in South Africa. 511 287 BHP unveils new concentrator at Spence https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-unveils-new-concentrator-at-spence-2022-05-16 Esmarie Iannucci DIVERSIFIED MINER Mon, 16 May 2022 09:19:00 +0200 615303 1652700118 1652685540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001000208_resized_bhpspencenewconcentratormay20221022.jpg 511 287 Chile copper mines dodge radical changes as convention vote ends https://www.miningweekly.com/article/chile-copper-mines-dodge-radical-changes-as-convention-vote-ends-2022-05-16 Bloomberg COPPER Mon, 16 May 2022 08:48:00 +0200 615297 1652703344 1652683680 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001000197_resized_chileannationalcongressbloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Copper wavers near $9 000 after fear-filled week for metals https://www.miningweekly.com/article/copper-wavers-near-9-000-after-fear-filled-week-for-metals-2022-05-13 Bloomberg METALS Fri, 13 May 2022 14:24:00 +0200 615232 1652444721 1652444640 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Trident’s lithium-powered locomotives engendering benefits for mining operations https://www.miningweekly.com/article/tridents-lithium-powered-locomotives-engendering-benefits-for-mining-operations-2022-05-13 Tasneem Bulbulia LOCOMOTIVES Fri, 13 May 2022 09:25:00 +0200 615167 1652454633 1652426700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000999928_resized_tridentsalithiumbatterypackforlocomotivetasneembulbulia0420221022.jpg Trident SA lithium battery pack for locomotive 511 287 Peru community wants its land back, threatening Chinese copper mine https://www.miningweekly.com/article/peru-community-wants-its-land-back-threatening-chinese-copper-mine-2022-05-13 Reuters COPPER Fri, 13 May 2022 08:45:00 +0200 615155 1652424630 1652424300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 LBMA, WGC advance pilot of Gold Bar Integrity initiative https://www.miningweekly.com/article/lbma-wgc-advance-pilot-of-gold-bar-integrity-initiative-2022-05-13 Marleny Arnoldi GOLD Fri, 13 May 2022 08:39:00 +0200 615151 1652424028 1652423940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 BHP targets Chile expansion under 'right conditions' - CEO https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-targets-chile-expansion-under-right-conditions---ceo-2022-05-13 Reuters COPPER Fri, 13 May 2022 08:19:00 +0200 615149 1652429912 1652422740 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000999901_resized_mikehenrybhp112019bloomberg1022.jpg BHP CEO Mike Henry 511 287