Copper – Rio Tinto could be a few short weeks away from exporting metal from the Oyu Tolgoi mine in Mongolia.
Articles Tagged "Vale"
Iron – Mining Weekly reported that African Rainbow Minerals’ executive chairperson and South African mining magnate, Patrice Motsepe wants to invest in Guinea’s iron ore.
Potash – Brazilian mining heavyweight Vale has come to an agreement with the Argentine government to drop its Rio Colorado potash project.
Potash – Here's the story on potash according to Analyst Andrea Rubakovic: The major players are planning for long-term demand by developing brownfield projects, but they're running into hurdles. Meanwhile, juniors are having trouble financing greenfield projects. Does this mean we're in for a global supply pinch? If so, who could be positioned to profit?
Iron – Mining Weekly reported that a giant ship carrying iron ore owned by Vale SA has entered a port in eastern China, marking its first entry since its ban in January 2012.
Coal – Reuters reported that protesters blocked the entrance to Vale's biggest coal mine in Mozambique, arguing that they were due relocation compensation from five years ago.
Coal – Mining Weekly reported that Vale is resuming coal shipments on Mozambique coal contracts after they were suspended by heavy rains.
Potash – Project costs, labor disputes and concerns regarding "national interest" are front and center in the potash market as companies reassess opportunities.
Iron – Weaker-than-expected construction activity and new curbs on home buying are raising concerns about iron ore's recent run and are prompting some analysts to lower their price forecasts.
Cobalt – Glencore is making a bet on Zambian cobalt — will other miners move to tap the nation’s significant potential?