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Copper needs 75% of pipeline to go into production

Copper needs 75% of pipeline to go into production

Latin America to be main source of future copper supply

Events Coverage

08 APRIL 2019
Five of the best builds

Five of the best builds

Celebrating some of the industry's remarkable physical achievements


13 MARCH 2017

Rio cranks up iron ore production

Mining giant hit by poor weather but shipments still ahead


16 JULY 2015

A challenging shift for molybdenum

Non-Chinese producers remain under consistent pressure to reduce costs, as hunt continues for new, low-cost...

Base metals

15 JUNE 2015

Natixis sees stronger market fundamentals

French bank challenges - and changes - bearish view on copper


05 JUNE 2015

Deep-sea mine has less impact than land-counterparts: report

Solwara 1 impact to be confined to small area around offshore mine site


03 JUNE 2015

Annual review: A changing market

Gold may have been one of the more dramatic commodity casualties of the US Federal stimulus programme,...


20 DECEMBER 2013

Copper: Hot Spots

One of the key issues in the copper market is determining how recent low copper prices and poor profitability...


11 OCTOBER 2013

Foreign exchange losses hit Vale and Rio

Vale SA reported an 84% slump in profit for the June quarter, missing analysts' expectations, due to...

Base metals

09 AUGUST 2013

Faster, Higher, Stronger

It is difficult not to get caught up in Olympic fever and now that Team GB has won its first gold medals,...

Europe/Middle East

03 AUGUST 2012

Struggling on

Although minerals remained fundamental to the US economy, contributing to the real gross domestic product...

North America

01 APRIL 2010