Copper Tag

Glencore hopes to reopen its Mutanda Mining copper and cobalt project in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) by the end of 2021, approximately two years after halting production at the giant operation. Representatives from the Swiss commodities giant recently met with DRC’s new mines minister...

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has reportedly banned the export of copper and cobalt concentrate, just days after Ivanhoe Mines’ large-scale Kamoa-Kakula project commenced production. Data provider Fastmarkets said it confirmed with three companies operating copper and cobalt mines in the DRC, who had each received...

TSXV-listed Foran Mining Corp has partnered with two sustainability-focused companies in a bid to turn the McIlvenna Bay deposit in Canada into the world’s first carbon neutral copper project. The Vancouver-based company last week announced the partnerships with carbon measurement firm Carbonzero and sustainability advisor Synergy...