Tag: copper mining industry

September 13, 2018

Copper Mining in Canada

A brief introduction to copper mining in Canada, including an overview of the country's geology and examples of companies working...
April 27, 2017

Could a New Power Supply Deal Boost the DRC's Copper Output?

A power supply deal with a South African utility could increase the DRC's copper output by as much as 20...
June 27, 2012

Nevada Copper’s Outlook Hinges on Senate Vote

A bill to boost copper mining in Nevada has ballooned into legislation that includes issues unrelated to the mining sector....
March 21, 2012

Arizona’s Copper Mining Challenges

Copper is a major source of revenue for Arizona, and a step forward in land rights legislation should further the...
February 15, 2012

Glencore’s Xstrata Takeover May Lift Copper Juniors’ Finances

Glencore's planned takeover of Xstrata will create a commodities giant. But instead of being threatened, junior copper miners may actually...
December 9, 2011

Investing in Copper: Copper ETPs

Following copper's 2010 bull run, exchange-traded products have been gaining interest with investors seeking exposure to the copper market.
November 8, 2011

Zambia Copper Mines Caught Between Miners and Chinese Investors

Copper is key to Zambia's economic success, which needs Chinese investors. But workers are being abused at Zambia's Chinese-operated mines.