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

11 Apr, 2018, 09:09 BST TUV Rheinland appointed as a Notified Body for Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology (ESMA) conformity programs

TUV Rheinland Middle East has expanded its presence in the Middle East with the appointment as Notified Body for Emirates Authority for...


11 Apr, 2018, 08:00 BST Responsible Mining Index 2018 Highlights Leading Practices, and Shows What is Still to be Done by Large-scale Mining Companies

The Responsible Mining Index 2018, covering companies that produce 25% of all mined commodities globally, is launched in Geneva, Switzerland...


11 Apr, 2018, 08:00 BST Significant Profit Growth Van Leeuwen Pipe and Tube Group

- Turnover and operating result improved significantly - Tonnage sold worldwide increased - Positive outlook for 2018...


11 Apr, 2018, 00:31 BST Mountain Province Diamonds Provides Full Drilling Results From the Southwest Corridor At the Gahcho Kué Mine

Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. ("Mountain Province", the "Company") (TSX and NASDAQ: MPVD) today announces full drilling results from the...


10 Apr, 2018, 22:53 BST Wheaton Precious Metals to Release 2018 First Quarter Results on May 10, 2018

(TSX: WPM) (NYSE: WPM) Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. will release 2018 first quarter results on Thursday, May 10, 2018, after market close. A...


10 Apr, 2018, 14:00 BST Cobalt 27 Announces Participation in Upcoming Battery Metals Conferences

Cobalt 27 Capital Corp. ("Cobalt 27" or the "Company") (TSXV: KBLT)(FRA: 27O), a minerals company that offers direct exposure to cobalt, an...


10 Apr, 2018, 11:25 BST Capstone Mining 2018 First Quarter Production Results

Capstone Mining Corp. ("Capstone") (TSX: CS) today announced production results for the three months ended March 31, 2018. Combined production...


10 Apr, 2018, 08:10 BST Vedanta Limited: Copper India Update

The Company had applied for renewal of consent to operate (CTO) for its existing Smelter plant at Thoothukudi (Tuticorin). The application has been...


09 Apr, 2018, 23:40 BST Caterpillar Announces Executive Officer Retirement

Following a distinguished career spanning nearly 30 years with the company, Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today that Group President Rob...


09 Apr, 2018, 15:14 BST Rail-Veyor® Material Handling System is now hauling all Deep 1 production material at Agnico Eagle's Goldex Mine

Rail-Veyor Technologies Global Inc. is proud to announce that its Rail-Veyor system is now hauling all the production material at Agnico Eagle...


09 Apr, 2018, 10:14 BST Invitation - Presentation of Sandvik's Report of the First Quarter 2018

Sandvik will publish its first quarter results on Tuesday, 24 April 2018 at approximately 13.30 CET. A combined presentation and conference call...


06 Apr, 2018, 16:54 BST First Quantum to Release First Quarter 2018 Financial and Operating Results on April 26, 2018

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. ("First Quantum" or the "Company", TSX Symbol "FM") will publish its first quarter 2018 financial and operating...


05 Apr, 2018, 15:15 BST Recent Spike in Usage of Lithium-ion Batteries Strengthening Lithium Market

MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary Today's lithium industry is experiencing a resurgent uptick as major and junior miners race to increase...


05 Apr, 2018, 13:30 BST NRG to Commence Drilling at the Salar Escondido Lithium Project, Catamarca, Argentina

NRG Metals Inc. ("NRG" or the "Company") (TSX-V: NGZ) (OTCQB: NRGMF) (Frankfurt: OGPN) is pleased to announce that drilling will commence shortly...


04 Apr, 2018, 15:45 BST Bankers Drills 3.69% Copper Over 6 Meters Extending Near-surface High-grade Discovery at Kabolela North

Bankers Cobalt Corp. (TSXV: BANC) (OTCQB: NDENF) (FSE: BC2) (the "Corporation" or "Bankers") is pleased to announce further high-grade copper...


04 Apr, 2018, 13:50 BST Rising Industrialization and Growing Demand of Cobalt Fueling Renewed Optimism

MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary Mining professionals are believing global cobalt production is set to spike in the coming months as rising...


04 Apr, 2018, 13:30 BST Drilling Efforts Pick up Steam as Cobalt and Copper Consumption Continues to Exceed Production

MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary The market for minerals for the manufacturing of batteries is emerging, and there is a major drive for...


04 Apr, 2018, 05:28 BST Bankers Announces Trading on the OTCQB

Bankers Cobalt Corp. (TSXV: BANC) (FSE: BC2) (the "Corporation" or "Bankers") is pleased to announce that its common shares will commence trading...


03 Apr, 2018, 18:27 BST NRG Metals' Exploration Program Update: Drill Pads, Roads, Camp, and Infrastructure Construction Underway at Hombre Muerto North Project

NRG Metals Inc. ("NRG" or the "Company ") (TSX-V: NGZ) (OTCQB: NRGMF) (Frankfurt: OGPN) is pleased to announce progress at the Hombre Muerto North...


03 Apr, 2018, 17:24 BST Mineral Supply Chain to be Transformed by Cobalt Blockchain and DLT Labs

Cobalt Blockchain Inc. (the "Company" or "COBC") (TSXV:COBC) and DLT Labs Inc. ("DLT") are pleased to announce that they have signed a Letter of...


03 Apr, 2018, 16:00 BST First Quantum Minerals Provides an Update on ZCCM Arbitration and High Court Claims

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. ("First Quantum" or the "Company", TSX Symbol "FM") today provided an update on the previously reported legal...


03 Apr, 2018, 15:08 BST Asahi Kasei Plastics Names Ramesh Iyer President and Chief Operating Officer

Veteran to Lead Continued Growth of the Company, Former President, John Moyer, to Oversee New North American Materials Group Asahi Kasei...


03 Apr, 2018, 14:30 BST Collapsible Metal Tubes Market to Touch US$ 1,550.8 Million by 2025 - TMR

According to the latest market report published by Transparency Market Research titled "Collapsible Metal Tubes Market: Global Industry Analysis,...


03 Apr, 2018, 13:00 BST 5 Innovative Companies Changing the Lithium Game

FN Media Group Presents OilPrice.com News Commentary In the twentieth century, the world ran on oil. Now, the future rests on a new mineral:...


02 Apr, 2018, 11:10 BST Nanoparticles - Metal and Metal Oxides in Healthcare Market Size to Reach Value of $25.86 Billion by 2025 | Million Insights

Global Nanoparticles - Metal & Metal Oxides in Healthcare Market size was worth USD 25.86 billion in 2016 which is anticipated to grow at a...