U.S. Mining News

US first rare earth mine in decades may be in Wyoming
MINING.com - 12 hours ago
At the moment about 90% of the world’s rare earths —used in a variety of industries including green technology, defence systems and consumer electronics— come from China.
Sliding Chinese currency takes blame for gold price weakness
MINING.com - 2 days ago
Some 1,000 tonnes of gold have been used in highly complex and lucrative deals designed to skirt Chinese capital controls. Deals that are now being unwound.
Fanya Exchange: new rare metal conundrum for the West
MINING.com - 2 days ago
The rare earth storm has passed, but a new critical metal conundrum could be ahead for the West.
VIDEO: A really big game of Jenga played with Cat machines
MINING.com - 2 days ago
Don't topple the structure.
Ukraine deal, ETF selling push gold price below $1,300
MINING.com - 3 days ago
Investors pull money out of ETFs and geopolitical tensions ease after Geneva talks to push price down almost 2% for shortened week.

World Mining News

Sliding Chinese currency takes blame for gold price weakness
MINING.com - 2 days ago
Some 1,000 tonnes of gold have been used in highly complex and lucrative deals designed to skirt Chinese capital controls. Deals that are now being unwound.
One more reason iron ore price won't stray too far from $120
MINING.com - 2 days ago
Beijing's strategy to consolidate the domestic iron ore industry under six to eight large miners has been met with skepticism.
Fanya Exchange: new rare metal conundrum for the West
MINING.com - 2 days ago
The rare earth storm has passed, but a new critical metal conundrum could be ahead for the West.
Despite talk, there's little chance India will ease gold curbs
MINING.com - 3 days ago
India's largest gold refiner says freeing up the gold import business is simply not going to happen because of economic realities.

Gold News

Sliding Chinese currency takes blame for gold price weakness
MINING.com - 2 days ago
Some 1,000 tonnes of gold have been used in highly complex and lucrative deals designed to skirt Chinese capital controls. Deals that are now being unwound.
Ukraine deal, ETF selling push gold price below $1,300
MINING.com - 3 days ago
Investors pull money out of ETFs and geopolitical tensions ease after Geneva talks to push price down almost 2% for shortened week.
Despite talk, there's little chance India will ease gold curbs
MINING.com - 3 days ago
India's largest gold refiner says freeing up the gold import business is simply not going to happen because of economic realities.
In China the ball and chain is made of gold
MINING.com - 4 days ago
Parents on either side give the couple gold - what jewelry stores call jiehun san jin, literally "marriage, three gold".

Copper News

Peru set to regain world’s second largest copper producer place this year
MINING.com - 19 hours ago
The South American nation lost the title to China in 2012.
BHP at full throttle
MINING.com - 5 days ago
Operational update shows record production achieved for four commodities and at 10 operations.
Copper price rally comes abrupt end
MINING.com - 5 days ago
After steady recovery from near four-year lows, copper price sinks below $3 a pound again over China and supply growth worries.
Copper prices may fall below $7,000/tonne on oversupply 20 hours ago  - The Economic Times

Coal News

BHP at full throttle
MINING.com - 5 days ago
Operational update shows record production achieved for four commodities and at 10 operations.
Two workers trapped after collapse at Australian coal mine
MINING.com - 5 days ago
A rescue operation was launched at about 9:15pm Tuesday, but the condition of the two men is unknown.

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