Tag: Escondida

April 1, 2020

COVID-19: Copper Mines Impacted by Coronavirus Measures

What copper-producing mines have been affected by COVID-19 measures and what could that mean for supply in 2020? Find out...
February 18, 2020

BHP Leans into Copper, Warns of Coronavirus Impact

The Australian company said it believes copper's fundamentals are sound, even with the coronavirus outbreak weighing on Chinese demand.
January 10, 2020

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Vale in the Firing Line

In base metals news this week, Vale's in the firing line and Chile reports a slump in copper output, while...
December 9, 2019

Porphyry Deposits Showing Potential for Long-term Mining Operations

Due to their size and scope, copper porphyry deposits have the potential to become large-tonnage, low-cost operations based on mineralization.
November 25, 2019

BHP to Become SolGold’s Top Shareholder

The diversified mining company will own the majority stake in multiple copper projects once this deal goes through.
November 15, 2019

Copper Hits 2 Week Low, Rebounds on Trade Talk Positivity

Weak Chinese manufacturing and investment data hurt copper during the week, but it was boosted Friday by trade talk optimism.
November 7, 2019

Chilean Copper Output Steady Despite Protests

Despite setbacks, copper mining companies in Chile are reporting that their outputs have not been affected.