steel industry - was the main reason for the increase. Q2 production of iron ore pellets rose 2.4% Y/Y to 9.95M tons, but nickel output fell 5.2% to 61.7K tons and copper production dropped 11% to 81K tons. Post your comment!
1) a Botswana-based prospect generator, (2) an iron ore development play, and (3) a promising "carried interest" copper play. With a current market capitalization of ~ $40M, the company offers excellent speculative upside. Additionally, TSD's
High copper prices during the past several years have ..... investment boom has been the biggest driver of copper demand growth during the past decade ..... consumption-driven growth entails a less copper -intensive Chinese economy.Like many
JAKARTA, July 24 (Reuters) - Indonesia is expected to issue U.S. mining giant Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold with a government permit to resume exporting copper concentrates in one or two weeks, a mining ministry official said on Thursday.
JAKARTA, July 24 (Reuters) - Indonesia's top two copper miners signalled they are nearing a breakthrough to allow a restart of concentrate exports, which have been halted for more than six months due to a dispute with the Southeast Asian country over new mining rules.
SANTIAGO, July 23 (Reuters) - Chile's Codelco, the No.1 copper producer in the world, said on Wednesday it would seek to issue annual debt of around $1.7 billion to help it finance an ambitious...
July 23 (Reuters) - Freeport-McMoRan Inc said on Wednesday it expects to "imminently" sign an agreement with Indonesia that would enable it to immediately resume copper concentrate exports which have been halted for more than six months.
July 23 (Reuters) - Newmont Mining Corp is negotiating an agreement with Indonesia that would enable the U.S. company to resume exports of copper concentrates, a spokesman said on Wednesday.
down 2% to 17,654 tonnes of contained copper . The full-year total is 67,690 tonnes ..... timing of shipments sees final-quarter copper sales down 34% to 13,754 tonnes, and ..... targets 65,000 to 70,000 tonnes of copper and 35,000 to 40,000 ounces of gold
lifted in part by its entry into the oil and gas business. Q2 copper sales rose 1.8% Y/Y, and gold sales fell 8%, while FCX ..... included one month of operations. Average realized prices for copper and gold fell from a year earlier. Cash production costs for