U.S. Mining News

Platinum, palladium prices are tanking
MINING.com - 21 hours ago
Supply fears have pushed prices higher, but industry worries are shifting to softening demand.
US firm claims Australia's biggest oil find in 30 years
MINING.com - 2 days ago
Apache Corp. says the discovery may herald a new oil “province” for Australia.
Renewables aren’t enough-clean coal is the future
MINING.com - 3 days ago
Germany opened more coal-fired power plants in 2013 than any other time in the past 20 years.
This pink diamond may become one of the most valuable gems ever sold
MINING.com - 5 days ago
The diamond is expected to fetch between $12.8 million and $15.4 million at auction on October 7.
Antimony mine reaches record levels of production 9 hours ago  - Clark Fork Valley Press

World Mining News

Mexican mining company lied on spill: government
MINING.com - 17 hours ago
Authorities said Grupo Mexico lied about a spill of 40,000 cubic meters of acids and heavy metals that contaminated two rivers and a dam in the northern state of Sonora.
Glasenberg: 'Supercycle ain't over' – demand 'higher than it’s ever been'
MINING.com - 22 hours ago
Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg strikes positive note after announcing jump in profits, output and better trading conditions at Swiss commodities giant.
Glencore Xstrata switches back into black 1 hour ago  - The Local.ch
Americas-focused Hochschild narrows H1 profit 12 hours ago  - Mining Weekly
Caterpillar worldwide dealer sales fall 9 percent 15 hours ago  - Chicago Tribune
Mining sector bottom is in (and opportunities abound) 20 hours ago  - Resource Investor

Gold News

Ghana’s new law could end illegal mining
MINING.com - 18 hours ago
The revised regulation will empower courts to confiscate equipment seized from illicit miners.
Atlantic applies to delist from ASX 1 hour ago  - Mining Weekly
Gold's Precarious Support 12 hours ago  - Equities.com
World taking shine to Tyrone gold new 20 hours ago  - Belfast Telegraph

Copper News

Mexican mining company lied on spill: government
MINING.com - 17 hours ago
Authorities said Grupo Mexico lied about a spill of 40,000 cubic meters of acids and heavy metals that contaminated two rivers and a dam in the northern state of Sonora.
Glasenberg: 'Supercycle ain't over' – demand 'higher than it’s ever been'
MINING.com - 22 hours ago
Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg strikes positive note after announcing jump in profits, output and better trading conditions at Swiss commodities giant.
BHP shares hammered on demerger, profit miss
MINING.com - 1 day ago
World's number one miner hopes to save $3.6 billion spinning off aluminium, coal, manganese, nickel and silver assets into new company.
The BHP show obscures Australian mining's deeper problems
MINING.com - 1 day ago
Australia's non-bulk mining industry "will die without a strong pipeline of projects moving to development stage," says study.
Bennett unveils 2 plans sparked by Mount Polley
MINING.com - 2 days ago
"Everything is on the table."
Stronger dollar snuffs out copper rebound 2 days ago  - Reuters Africa

Coal News

Glasenberg: 'Supercycle ain't over' – demand 'higher than it’s ever been'
MINING.com - 22 hours ago
Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg strikes positive note after announcing jump in profits, output and better trading conditions at Swiss commodities giant.
China coal mine explosion traps 29 workers
MINING.com - 1 day ago
Last year alone 1,049 people were killed or went missing in mining-related accidents in China.
Universal granted mining right in S Africa 1 hour ago  - Mining Weekly
Resgen secures funding for mobile fleet 1 day ago  - Mining Weekly
Maules Creek starts mining - Whitehaven 1 day ago  - Mining Weekly
Mining officially starts at Maules Creek coal mine 1 day ago  - Australian Mining
Explosion traps 29 Chinese miners underground 1 day ago  - Australian Mining

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