Articles Tagged "BHP Billiton"

BHP, Rio’s Escondida Copper Mine Holds Additional US$800 Million Copper Resource

Copper – The Sydney Morning Herald reported that BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) and Rio Tinto (NYSE:RIO) have at least 200 million tonnes of copper ore at grades higher than 1 percent underneath a concentrator at its Escondida copper mine in Chile. The miners could earn up to US$800 million between them over the next three years if they are able to add to existing production.

Jinchuan Group and Glencore Front-runners to Buy BHP’s Nickel West

Nickel – The Sydney Morning Herald reported today that China's Jinchuan Group (HKG:2362) and Glencore Plc (LSE:GLEN) are advancing talks with BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) regarding that company's Nickel West unit. Nickel West would garner a hefty rehabilitation bill, but Jinchuan and Glencore would be able and willing to pay those costs, according to the Herald.

Sandstorm Gold’s Nolan Watson on the Future of Streaming and Royalty Companies

Gold – Hot on the heels of the Sandstorm/Franco-Nevada streaming deal for True Gold Mining's Karma project, Gold Investing News spoke with Nolan Watson for the inside scoop on changes with streaming and royalty companies.