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...