U.S. Mining News

Palladium price sets fresh 13-year high
MINING.com - 18 hours ago
But platinum slide continues despite Ukraine escalation.
Former uranium miner to pay $500,000 for clean-up in the U.S.
MINING.com - 23 hours ago
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Homestake Mining reached an agreement requiring the company to assess contamination and address safety hazards at four abandoned uranium mines.
Potash: Come back Vlad, all is forgiven
MINING.com - 1 day ago
One year after Uralkali's Vladislav Baumgertner blasted the potash market wide open, producers are putting up sold-out signs and price are going up.
CHART: Copper price could follow iron ore over a cliff
MINING.com - 1 day ago
Iron ore is down 34% this year over China fears, soft demand and surging supply. The copper market is equally exposed, but has so far defied fundamentals.
This extremely rare $25.6 million blue diamond may reveal Earth’s origins
MINING.com - 1 day ago
The “Blue Moon" will go on public display in three weeks' time in Los Angeles, California.
Gold price lifted out of danger zone
MINING.com - 3 days ago
Moves back above 200-day moving average as worries about sky-high stock valuations see investors looking to diversify.
Now pro-mining, Scott Walker as legislator opposed mining bill 3 days ago  - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

World Mining News

Glencore’s Dominican mine in limbo after national park plan approved
MINING.com - 1 day ago
The country’s legislators approved this week a ruling that declares the region surrounding the mine a national park, affecting Glencore's ability to expand it.
Potash: Come back Vlad, all is forgiven
MINING.com - 1 day ago
One year after Uralkali's Vladislav Baumgertner blasted the potash market wide open, producers are putting up sold-out signs and price are going up.
CHART: Copper price could follow iron ore over a cliff
MINING.com - 1 day ago
Iron ore is down 34% this year over China fears, soft demand and surging supply. The copper market is equally exposed, but has so far defied fundamentals.

Gold News

Glencore’s Dominican mine in limbo after national park plan approved
MINING.com - 1 day ago
The country’s legislators approved this week a ruling that declares the region surrounding the mine a national park, affecting Glencore's ability to expand it.
Africa silver miner surges after first pour
MINING.com - 1 day ago
Shares in Quebec-based Maya Gold & Silver up 10% after pouring first silver at Moroccan mine, one of only a handful of primary silver mines on the continent.
NSW turnaround brings profit for Straits 1 day ago  - Mining Weekly
Phosphate Australia divests WA gold asset 1 day ago  - Mining Weekly

Copper News

Codelco production up, copper price slump trims down profit
MINING.com - 20 hours ago
Pre-tax profit dropped 27% in the first half to $1.3 billion.
CHART: Copper price could follow iron ore over a cliff
MINING.com - 1 day ago
Iron ore is down 34% this year over China fears, soft demand and surging supply. The copper market is equally exposed, but has so far defied fundamentals.
Less than 2% of Peru’s total mining concessions are active
MINING.com - 1 day ago
Around 15,000 of the total 55,000 licences in effect risk fines and even losing all privileges over the land.
Botswana blocks at least 100 copper trucks from Congo over Ebola fear
MINING.com - 2 days ago
The vehicles, en route to South Africa, have been stranded in neighbouring Zambia since Monday.
Tiger to buy rest of DRC project for $111m 2 days ago  - Mining Weekly
Sandfire buys major stake in Canadian miner 2 days ago  - Mining Weekly

Coal News

Coal shortage cripples half of India’s power plants
MINING.com - 23 hours ago
Half of them only have enough to last about a week, the lowest level since one of the world's worst blackouts hit the country in 2012.
Atrum completes consolidation in Canada 1 day ago  - Mining Weekly

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