Mining

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...

BHP has retained its title as the world’s most valuable mining brand, with a value of US$5.8 billion, according to the latest Mining, Iron & Steel report by business valuation consultancy Brand Finance. The Australian major topped the brand value rankings, which reflect the net economic...