Mining & Metals A subcategory of general energy industry stories, and the second of two mining-specific categories, this section offers news and announcements related to the precious metals and ores industry. Stories on market pricing, technology and global trends for this sphere is gathered in this section.

Latest Mining & Metals

30 Mar, 2018, 10:06 BST Wheaton Precious Metals Provides Details of Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders and Files Form 40-F and Technical Report

Wheaton Precious Metals™ Corp. ("Wheaton" or the "Company") announces that its Form 40-F report has been filed with the Securities and Exchange...


30 Mar, 2018, 06:31 BST Vedanta Limited: Update on Goa Iron Ore Business

The Company reviews the carrying value of its assets at each reporting period end considering market developments such as long term commodity price...


29 Mar, 2018, 11:00 BST Jaguar Mining Reports 2017 Fourth Quarter and Financial Results; Strong Operating Cost Performance

TSX: JAG Jaguar Mining Inc. ("Jaguar" or the "Company") (TSX: JAG) today announced details of the Company's financial and operating results...


28 Mar, 2018, 14:00 BST Electric Vehicles and Smart Phones Continues to Fuel Massive Demand for Lithium

MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary Mining industry professionals in the lithium industry are optimistic about the precious metal's future as...


28 Mar, 2018, 11:22 BST XCMG Delivers Order of 70 Articulated Dump Trucks Worth USD 31.63 Million

XCMG, the world's leading construction machinery manufacturer, has delivered 70 units of its XDA40 articulated dump truck to customers in Central...


27 Mar, 2018, 15:30 BST Intelligent Pigging Market Worth 717.9 Million USD by 2023

According to the new research report "Intelligent Pigging Market by Technology (Magnetic Flux Leakage, Ultrasonic, Caliper), Application (Metal...


27 Mar, 2018, 15:25 BST Annual General Meeting of AB SKF

The Annual General Meeting of Aktiebolaget SKF, parent company of the SKF Group, was held in Gothenburg on Tuesday, 27 March 2018. The income...


27 Mar, 2018, 13:30 BST China Wants in on the Clean, Copious, and Chilean Energy Boom

Marketnewsupdates.com News Commentary With a GDP growth rate of 6.9% last year - its fastest in seven years - China is now inches behind the...


27 Mar, 2018, 11:00 BST Cobalt 27 Launches Mandarin Chinese Website - www.cobalt27.cn

As interest in Cobalt 27 continues to grow globally, it is critical to communicate with our partners, stakeholders and shareholders in an...


27 Mar, 2018, 11:00 BST First Quantum's Annual Disclosure Documents Now Available Online

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. ("First Quantum" or the "Company", TSX Symbol "FM") today advised that its 2017 Annual Report and Annual Information...


27 Mar, 2018, 10:42 BST Vedanta Limited: Copper India Announcement

The Company's smelting operations at Tuticorin will be closed for approximately 15 days as a part of regular maintenance program. This activity...


27 Mar, 2018, 00:07 BST Mountain Province Diamonds Announces Full Year 2017 Results

TSX and NASDAQ: MPVD Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. ("Mountain Province", or the "Company") (TSX and NASDAQ: MPVD) today announces its...


26 Mar, 2018, 19:19 BST Mountain Province Diamonds Reports Year End 2017 Statement of Estimated Mineral Reserves and Resources and Files Technical Report

TSX and NASDAQ: MPVD Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. ("Mountain Province", or the "Company") (TSX and NASDAQ: MPVD) today announces the...


26 Mar, 2018, 18:29 BST Orvana Announces Amendment of Prepayment Agreement with Samsung C&T

TSX:ORV Orvana Minerals Corp. (TSX:ORV) (the "Company" or "Orvana") announces that it has amended certain terms of the $12.5 million copper...


26 Mar, 2018, 14:00 BST First Quantum Minerals Confirms Return to Work Process Initiated at Cobre Panama Project Site

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. ("First Quantum" or the "Company", TSX Symbol "FM") today confirmed that, following the resolution of the industrial...


26 Mar, 2018, 13:00 BST Jaguar Mining Announces Production Growth Expected at Pilar Over Next 36 Months; Roça Grande Mine Placed On Care and Maintenance to Focus On Growth Exploration

TSX: JAG Jaguar Mining Inc. ("Jaguar" or the "Company") (TSX: JAG) is pleased to announce an increase in gold production at the underground...


23 Mar, 2018, 14:30 GMT Positive Material Identification Market Worth 2.89 Billion USD by 2023

The report "Positive Material Identification Market by Offering (Equipment and Services), Technique (XRF and OES), Form Factor (Portable...


23 Mar, 2018, 13:15 GMT XCMG Forges World's First Intelligent Production Line for Crane Turntables, Entering Intelligent Manufacturing Era

XCMG, the world's leading construction machinery manufacturer, is now building up the industry's first intelligent production line for crane...


23 Mar, 2018, 10:00 GMT thyssenkrupp Opens High Speed Test Tower in China

Today, global manufacturer thyssenkrupp Elevator marked another major milestone in its innovation ambition, with the opening ceremony of its...


22 Mar, 2018, 13:30 GMT Metal Nanoparticles Market Worth 25.26 Billion USD by 2022

The report "Metal Nanoparticles Market by metal (Platinum, Gold, Silver, Iron, Titanium, Copper, Nickel), End-use industry (Pharmaceutical &...


22 Mar, 2018, 12:30 GMT New Chilean Government Spells Lithium Mining Boom: The White Gold Rush

Marketnewsupdates.com News Commentary Chile is a mining giant. It is the world's top exporter of both copper and lithium, and recent political...


22 Mar, 2018, 12:00 GMT Mountain Province Diamonds Provides Notice of 2017 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results and Conference Call

Shares Issued and Outstanding: 160,245,166 TSX and NASDAQ: MPVD Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. ("Mountain Province", or the "Company") (TSX:...


22 Mar, 2018, 09:00 GMT CRU: Understanding Where Future Aluminium Smelters will Develop

2017 was a year of significant change for the global aluminium market. The Chinese government initiated its aluminium supply-side reform policy,...


22 Mar, 2018, 08:33 GMT Sungrow Received the First VDE 4120 Compliance Certificate for String Inverter

Sungrow Power Supply Co., Ltd ("Sungrow"), the global leading inverter solution supplier for renewables with over 60 GW installed worldwide,...


22 Mar, 2018, 06:23 GMT Kingnor's Mining Equipment Factory Inaugurated in China

The factory of Kingnor Mining Equipment Co., Ltd. (Kingnor), the joint venture company formed by Normet Group and JCHX Mining Management Co Ltd,...