Copper Tag

Copper producers around the world have moved to halt or cut back operations and slow construction projects of the bellwether metal as the global COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak continues. In South America, where the bulk of the world’s copper is produced, several mining giants have announced various...

Canada’s Taseko Mines and Australia-based TNG Ltd both announced plans to list on the London Stock Exchange (LSE), in a boost to the market which has recently been weighed down by Brexit-related uncertainty. Copper producer Taseko is already listed in Toronto and New York, but hopes...

Australia delivered a full-year trade surplus of AUS$49.9 billion thanks to record high exports from the resources sector, which has been boosted by higher commodity prices during the last year. Iron ore was again Australia’s biggest single contributor to exports, delivering $77 billion in revenue over...