Here’s a look at the 10 top copper-producing companies of 2015, as outlined in this year’s Thomson Reuters GFMS Copper Survey. Codelco is in first place, and it’s followed by Freeport-McMoRan and Glencore. Read on to find out the rest of the companies.
Haywood Securities has released its Junior Exploration Report for the second quarter of 2016, including its revised watch list of junior miners. Here’s a look at who made the list this quarter.
Reuters reported that the Brazilian government won’t allow operations to resume at the Samarco mine until tailings leaks are stopped. The mine is jointly owned by Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) and BHP Billiton Ltd. (ASX:BHP,LSE:BLT,NYSE:BHP).
CNBC reported that even though the broader commodities rout seems to be ending, Andrew Mackenzie, chief executive of BHP Billiton Ltd. (ASX:BHP,NYSE:BHP,LSE:BLT), believes that the iron ore price is still faces some downside risk.
Reuters reported that the Brazil-based Samarco iron ore mine, whose tailings dam burst last year, killing 19 people, will restart production by the start of Q4 2016. Samarco is a joint venture between Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) and BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP,LSE:BLT,NYSE:BHP).