Cobalt – Authorities are unsure whether two men who stole a cargo truck carrying cobalt-60 were after just the truck or the potentially dangerous radioactive cobalt isotope.
Articles Tagged "Zambia"
Cobalt – Metal Bulletin reported that low-grade cobalt prices have risen on the back of news that Eurasian Natural Resources Corp.'s (LSE:ENRC) Zambia-based Chambishi cobalt operation will be running at 50-percent capacity for up to six weeks.
Cobalt – Metal Bulletin reported that a power transformer blow out has left Eurasian Natural Resources Corp.'s (LSE:ENRC) Zambia-based Chambishi cobalt operation running at 50-percent capacity.
Copper – Reuters reported that Zambia, Africa's top copper producer, has introduced a 10-percent export duty on semi-processed base metals, including copper. The move follows the country's suspension earlier this month of a 10-percent export duty on unprocessed metals exports.
Uranium – Karoo Exploration Corp. (TSXV: KE.V) has entered into a letter of intent with African Energy Resources (ASX:AFR) to acquire the Chirundu Project, and a slew of uranium properties, in Zambia.
Copper – Blackthorn Resources (ASX:BTR) on Wednesday released a prefeasibility study for its Kitumba copper project in Zambia, which points to an underground operation.
Copper – Here's a list of the top 10 copper-producing countries of 2012.
Copper mining has been taking place in Africa for thousands of years and still occurs today. Here's a look at three companies that are currently mining the red metal on the continent.
Manganese – The Southern African country is currently an also-ran in the global manganese market, but that could be about to change.
Cobalt – Glencore is making a bet on Zambian cobalt — will other miners move to tap the nation’s significant potential?