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Glencore has reported a 9% decrease in copper output during the first half of 2017, dropping down to 642,900 tonnes compared with 703,000 tonnes a year earlier. The multi-focused commodities giant attributed the disappointing copper production figure to a transitioning process towards mining a greater portion...

BHP’s (ASX:BHP) Nickel West Australia business is aiming to extend the life of its Mount Keith operations into the 2030s with the development of the Yakabindie satellite deposit. The Anglo-Australian miner has applied to the Environmental Protection Authority to clear 842 hectares for two open pits,...

South African mining production grew strongly in Q1 2017 according to the latest report from the South African Chamber of Mines. Based on data released by Statistics South Africa, mining production showed March growth was up nearly 4% compared to figures for February. The total numbers for...

Glencore (LSE:GLEN) has reported declines in copper and nickel production during the first quarter of 2017, attributing poor weather conditions in Australia, Peru and DR Congo to its reduced output. Copper production dropped by 3% to 324,100 tonnes compared to the same quarter of 2016, reflecting...