• Most copper producers in Chile barely breaking even — mining group

    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


  • Chinese copper imports surge

    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


  • Copper's Outlook May Be Rosier than You Thought

      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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Doubleview extends the Lisle Zone by 70m to east and 200m to north, with good mineralization

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...

Doubleview Completes the Option Agreement and now Owns 100% of Hat Gold-Copper Property

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...

Doubleview Announces the Longest Yet Reported Gold and Copper Mineralization Intercept at Hat Gold Copper Porphyry

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Daily Top Performing Copper Stocks
         Company Name Symbol Price Change Vol(k) Day's Range Contact
1 Copper Mountain Mining Corp TSX:CUM 0.900
0.110 (13.92%)
862778 0.83 - 0.91
2 Foran Mining Corp TSXV:FOM 0.350
0.030 (9.38%)
1000 0.35 - 0.35
3 Orvana Minerals Corp TSX:ORV 0.220
0.010 (4.76%)
85511 0.22 - 0.22
4 Serengeti Resources Inc TSXV:SIR 0.130
0.000 (4.00%)
87000 0.12 - 0.14
5 Vms Ventures Inc TSXV:VMS 0.135
0.005 (3.85%)
327235 0.125 - 0.145
6 Copper Fox Metals Inc TSXV:CUU 0.140
0.000 (3.70%)
12560 0.14 - 0.14
7 Erdene Resource Development Corp TSX:ERD 0.870
0.010 (1.16%)
5350 0.86 - 0.87
8 First Quantum Minerals Ltd TSX:FM 14.230
0.100 (0.71%)
2346595 14.04 - 14.53
9 Candente Copper Corp TSX:DNT 0.100
0.000 (0.00%)
6100 0.10 - 0.10
10 Capstone Mining Corp TSX:CS 1.280
0.000 (0.00%)
2362596 1.27 - 1.34
11 Panoro Minerals Ltd TSXV:PML 0.160
0.000 (0.00%)
5000 0.16 - 0.16
12 St Augustine Gold and Copper Ltd TSX:SAU 0.025
0.000 (0.00%)
35500 0.020 - 0.025
13 Amerigo Resources Ltd TSX:ARG 0.650
0.000 (0.00%)
124477 0.62 - 0.66
14 Pacific Booker Minerals Inc TSXV:BKM 0.900
0.000 (0.00%)
180 0.90 - 0.90
15 Regulus Resources Inc TSXV:REG 1.550
0.000 (0.00%)
6430 1.55 - 1.55
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