U.S. Mining News

Gold price drops as safe haven buying dries up again
MINING.com - 10 hours ago
Gold price hits two month low as focus shifts to US economy and monetary policy.
Platinum, palladium prices are tanking
MINING.com - 1 day 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 - 3 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 - 4 days ago
Germany opened more coal-fired power plants in 2013 than any other time in the past 20 years.
Antimony mine reaches record levels of production 19 hours ago  - Clark Fork Valley Press

World Mining News

Brazil’s iron ore giant MMX to sell off 300,00 tonnes of stockpile
MINING.com - 1 hour ago
The news comes only a day after MMX announced it was temporarily halting operations at its only producing mine.
Vale secures key licence for flagship iron ore mine expansion
MINING.com - 3 hours ago
The project is considered vital for Vale as the miner has been losing market share to Rio Tinto and BHP Biliton.
Copper price rally evaporates on Chinese factory data
MINING.com - 6 hours ago
Latest gauge of manufacturing activity falls to near contraction levels.
London Mining says Ebola now impacting output, costs
MINING.com - 7 hours ago
Company lowers production guidance at Marampa mine in Sierra Leone as outbreak impacts supply chain and ramp up.
India hikes royalty rates on minerals 9 hours ago  - Mining Weekly
Kazakhmys posts fall in first half core profit 9 hours ago  - Reuters Africa

Gold News

Gold price: This year September may bring fall
MINING.com - 5 hours ago
September is gold's best performing month historically, but a new research note from investment bank UBS says 2014 is unlikely to follow long-term trends.
Gold price drops as safe haven buying dries up again
MINING.com - 10 hours ago
Gold price hits two month low as focus shifts to US economy and monetary policy.
Ghana’s new law could end illegal mining
MINING.com - 1 day ago
The revised regulation will empower courts to confiscate equipment seized from illicit miners.
Atlantic applies to delist from ASX 11 hours ago  - Mining Weekly
Gold's Precarious Support 22 hours ago  - Equities.com

Copper News

Copper price rally evaporates on Chinese factory data
MINING.com - 6 hours ago
Latest gauge of manufacturing activity falls to near contraction levels.
Executive changes at Antofagasta Minerals, chairman stepping back
MINING.com - 7 hours ago
Jean-Paul Luksic, who was appointed in 2004, will now take a non-executive role with effect from Sep. 1st.
Mexican mining company lied on spill: government
MINING.com - 1 day 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 - 1 day 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 - 2 days 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 - 2 days ago
Australia's non-bulk mining industry "will die without a strong pipeline of projects moving to development stage," says study.
Kazakhmys posts fall in first half core profit 9 hours ago  - Reuters Africa

Coal News

Glasenberg: 'Supercycle ain't over' – demand 'higher than it’s ever been'
MINING.com - 1 day 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 - 2 days ago
Last year alone 1,049 people were killed or went missing in mining-related accidents in China.
Exxaro coal exports shoot up by 43% 10 hours ago  - BDlive
Universal granted mining right in S Africa 10 hours 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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