Articles Tagged "rio tinto"

Eurasian Minerals Options Arizona Copper Project to Kennecott Exploration

Copper – Eurasian Minerals kicked off the week by announcing it has optioned its Superior West copper project in Arizona to Kennecott Exploration. Kennecott is owned by Rio Tinto, which also owns the massive Resolution copper project in Arizona in partnership with BHP Billiton.

Iron Ore Price Rally Comes to a Halt; Vale Plans to Reduce Output

Iron – The iron ore price has had a tough month, hitting a decade low at the start of April and then bouncing back mid-month with its biggest gain in nearly two years. And while the metal's price is still 9.5 percent higher this month, a 1.7-percent drop on Thursday following an initial tumble Wednesday shows that its rally may not last long.

Coal Price Up 10 Percent as World’s Biggest Coal Port Remains Shut

Coal – Australia's Newcastle Port, the largest coal port in the world, has been closed since Monday due to severe storms on the east coast of the country. The price of thermal coal for delivery next month from Newcastle has gone up 10 percent, to $68 per tonne, on the back of delays expected due to the storm.

GoviEx Continues to Make Progress at Madaouela Project in Niger

Uranium – Resource Investing News spoke with Daniel Major, CEO of GoviEx Uranium, about his company's Madaouela project in Niger and how it's progressing in today's low price environment. He also touched on his outlook for the uranium market moving forward.