More than 18,600 km from Beijing, in copper-rich northern Chile, beleaguered miners are barely coping with the impact of China’s economic slowdown. The situation is worse than many think, according to the country’s mining industry group Consejo Regional Minero de Coquimbo (Corminco), which represents some of Chile’s top miners in the copper sector, including Antofagasta (LON:ANTO), Glencore (LON:GLEN) and Teck Resources (TSE:TCK.A, TCK.B) (NYSE:TCK). Its president, Juan Carlos Sáe
In New York trade on Wednesday copper for delivery in December failed to capitalize on customs data from top consumer China showing a huge jump in imports of the red metal. Copper changed hands for $2.3895 per pound or around $5,297 a tonne in lunchtime trade on Tuesday, down some 1% from yesterday's close with the positive news out of China being offset by an announcement by top exporter Chile that it's keeping to output targets. China is responsible for more than 45% of copper demand and import
German copper producer Aurubis has just rung the bell on the start of the "mating season", the annual negotiation of term contracts for shipments in the following year. It has announced it will be reducing its copper cathode premium from $110 per tonne over LME cash metal this year to $92 next year. Aurubis' preemptive move will raise expectations of a similar-sized reduction in the annual premium from Chile's Codelco, the world's largest producer. Its European premium has
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is pleased to announce that drill holes H27 and H28 further extend the main Lisle Zone dimensions to 420m (1377 ft) east-west and 520m (1700 feet) north-south. H27 interse...
is pleased to announce a very significant development as the Company has fulfilled all provisions of the Option Agreement dated August 29, 2011 and has acquired 100% interest in the Hat P...
announces that complete analytical results have now been obtained for all core samples from recent drilling programs at its Hat Project in northwestern British Columbia. Drill hole H-2...
|Company Name||Symbol||Price||Change||Vol(k)||Day's Range||Contact|
|1||Copper Mountain Mining Corp||TSX:CUM||0.900||
||862778||0.83 - 0.91|
|2||GoldQuest Mining Corp||TSXV:GQC||0.450||
||237500||0.44 - 0.46|
|3||Cordoba Minerals Corp||TSXV:CDB||0.920||
||105270||0.88 - 0.92|
|4||Orvana Minerals Corp||TSX:ORV||0.245||
||110357||0.230 - 0.245|
|5||Candente Copper Corp||TSX:DNT||0.090||
||10888||0.09 - 0.09|
|6||Vms Ventures Inc||TSXV:VMS||0.135||
||327235||0.125 - 0.145|
|7||Serengeti Resources Inc||TSXV:SIR||0.135||
||5000||0.135 - 0.135|
|8||Atico Mining Corp||TSXV:ATY||0.720||
||1342||0.71 - 0.72|
|9||Exeter Resource Corp||TSX:XRC||2.200||
||110044||2.19 - 2.22|
|10||Regulus Resources Inc||TSXV:REG||1.950||
||6700||1.93 - 1.95|
|11||Imperial Metals Corp||TSX:III||5.110||
||10100||5.05 - 5.11|
|12||Amerigo Resources Ltd||TSX:ARG||0.610||
||80923||0.58 - 0.61|
|13||Pacific Booker Minerals Inc||TSXV:BKM||0.700||
||7000||0.66 - 0.70|
|14||Aura Minerals Inc||TSX:ORA||1.700||
||5790||1.67 - 1.78|
|15||Nevada Copper Corp||TSX:NCU||0.550||
||174850||0.55 - 0.56|