Tag: BHP Billiton

September 20, 2018

South Flank Iron Ore Project Blasts into Construction Phase

The progress comes three months after owner BHP Billiton gave itself the internal green light to proceed with South Flank.
September 7, 2018

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Zijin Steals the Show

In base metals news this week, China's Zijin Mining is splashing the cash in Canada while CITIC takes a huge...
September 6, 2018

5 Top Australian Stocks in Mining

What are the top Australian stocks in mining by market cap? We run through the five biggest companies in the...
August 29, 2018

Silver Mines in Australia — Who’s Digging, and Where?

Where are the silver mines in Australia? You might be surprised to learn that the country is home to one...
August 27, 2018

Top Nickel Reserves by Country

Which countries have the highest nickel reserves in the world? Australia, Brazil and Russia are at the top of the...
August 22, 2018

Largest Uranium Producers in the World

What companies are the largest uranium producers in the world? We run through the firms producing the most of this...
August 21, 2018

Rising Potash Prices May Bring Boom to Saskatchewan

If potash prices continue to climb, it could be enough to entice  international diversified miner to begin the process of...
August 16, 2018

Top Copper Production by Country

Here’s a look at top copper production by country in 2017, as reported by the US Geological Survey. Chile took...
August 13, 2018

Atacama Desert: Where Copper is King

The Atacama Desert has drawn a lot of investment attention in recent years with the lithium triangle’s domination of the...
August 9, 2018

5 Top Copper Reserves by Country

Which country holds the top copper reserves in the world? Chile, Australia, Peru, Mexico and the US make the list.