Copper mining news
Mundoro announces new copper project in Arizona with Vale
The Project is surrounded by a cluster of known porphyry copper deposits including, the Resolution Deposit, the Miami-Inspiration District, Ray, Silver Bell, Lake Shore, Florence Copper, and others.
Marimaca announces updated mineral resource estimate for the Marimaca oxide deposit
The 2023 MRE incorporates 28 374 m of new drilling data completed since the 2022 MRE released in October 2022.
Ma’aden and Ivanhoe to explore untapped resources in Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia’s Ma’aden has finalised its agreement with Ivanhoe Electric to form a joint venture to undertake one of the largest exploration programmes ever conducted.
Teck announces regulatory approval for the Zafranal Project
The mine and concentrator are expected to produce an average of 133 000 t of copper contained in concentrate during its first 5 years of production.
Newmont acquires Newcrest
Newmont Corp. has announced that, following completion of due diligence, it has entered into a binding Scheme Implementation Deed under which it will acquire Newcrest.
Critical Metals publishes operational update for Molulu
Critical Metals plc has provided a comprehensive operational update on the activities underway at its Molulu copper/cobalt asset in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Great Southern Copper secures £1 million funding for further Cu-Au exploration in Chile
At Especularita, successful sampling work at the Teresita and Victoria prospects highlights the prospectivity of the area with high-grade copper identified in outcrops and artisanal mine dumps.
The Copper Mark publishes its first Monitoring and Evaluation report
The Copper Mark, the assurance framework to promote responsible practices in the copper, molybdenum, nickel and zinc industries, has released its first Monitoring and Evaluation report.
Metso wins order for supplying mill lining solutions to a copper and gold mine in South-East Asia
The order value of €17 million has been booked in the Minerals’ segment 1Q orders.
BHP completes OZ Minerals acquisition
BHP has announced that it has completed its acquisition of OZ Minerals and is now OZL’s ultimate parent company.