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Iron ore: Long road to recovery

The global iron-ore market stopped growing in 2012 and production declined 1.8% to 1,863Mt. This was...

Leadership

27 SEPTEMBER 2013

Chinese up Tonkolili stake

African Minerals Ltd (AML) this week agreed to sell a stake in its majority-owned iron-ore mine in Sierra...

Capital markets

27 SEPTEMBER 2013

Mining for development

RAW Materials Group, the mineral consultancy, and Global Challenge,a Swedish developmental NGO, have...

Leadership

16 JULY 2013

Increasing equity trade in Africa

The number of equity trades on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) rose almost 12% in 2011 to 26.5...

Africa

27 JANUARY 2012

Raw Materials Group deal in China

Stockholm-based Raw Materials Group (RMG) has concluded a co-operation agreement with China's Information...

Asia

18 NOVEMBER 2011

China in focus for Nordic mining

The intensity at which copper is used in China will not peak until around 2020, according to Ren Weifeng...

Europe/Middle East

21 OCTOBER 2011

Iron ore: State ownership

Despite the increased interest of the state in the resource sector, no nationalisation has taken place...

Africa

23 SEPTEMBER 2011

Developing edge

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao was in London this week as part of an official European tour. Despite the...

PGMs

01 JULY 2011

Mines and Money: Beijing

At the recent Mines and Money Beijing conference, Jianhua Jin of CITIC Securities told delegates that...

Asia

01 JULY 2011

Dinosaurs first

The volume of ‘significant' acquisitions in the mining industry (those individually valued at more than...

PGMs

20 MAY 2011

RMG bullish on metal prices in 2011

Stockholm-based Raw Materials Group (RMG) has forecasted that metal prices will increase this year at...

Europe/Middle East

11 FEBRUARY 2011

Guinea may seek larger stake in mines

Guinea's new president, Alpha Conde, has said the West African country's government may seek larger state...

Africa

27 JANUARY 2011