Tag: biggest copper producer

March 20, 2018

Zambian Tax Agency Starts Audit After Major Miner Underpays

Following a controversial discovery about a prominent mining company, Zambia is doing tax audits on other miners dating back six...
September 7, 2017

10 Top Copper-producing Companies

Codelco is in first place, and it's followed by Freeport-McMoRan and Glencore. Read on to find out the rest of...
March 7, 2017

Will Copper Trend Lower This Year?

Jiangxi Copper Chairman Li Baomin believes copper will drop this year, with prices ending the year lower than where they...
March 2, 2017

Codelco Won't Rush to Increase Output Despite Rising Copper Price

The major miner also doesn't think other companies will be able to do so.
April 17, 2015

Freeport Poised to Overtake Codelco as Top Producer

Bloomberg reported that Freeport McMoRan (NYSE:FCX) is set to move ahead of Chile's Codelco as world's biggest copper producer next...
May 28, 2014

Zambia Seeks to Boost Copper Exports

Bloomberg reported today that Zambia Railways Ltd. is looking to secure at least $350 million to expand copper shipments in...
November 20, 2013

Mexican Mining Tax Not a “Deathblow” to Exploration, Production

While Mexico's approval of a new mining tax initially caused an outcry, some market participants are now beginning to look...