Tag: Vedanta resources

March 30, 2020

Vedanta to Halt Operations at Skorpion Zinc Unit in Namibia

The company made the decision following pit failures that paralyzed a significant portion of the open-cast mine.
October 11, 2019

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Base Metals Up on US-China Trade Deal Optimism

What happened in the world of base metals this week? Here’s a look at how the metals fared these past...
May 28, 2019

Top Copper Production by Country

Here’s a look at top copper production by country in 2018, as reported by the US Geological Survey. Chile took...
March 15, 2019

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Zinc Climbs on Supply Worries

What happened in the base metals space this week? Here’s a round up of the top stories covered by the...
March 14, 2019

Vedanta’s Namibian Zinc Refinery on 5-week Time Out

Vedanta Zinc International is facing a five-week shutdown at its zinc refinery in Namibia following a strike by its mining...
October 26, 2018

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Iron Fights and Quarterlies Galore

In base metals this week, Clive Palmer was back in court with CITIC, and Antofagasta gave its copper guidance a...
May 23, 2018

Protests Against Vedanta Copper Smelter Turn Deadly

The planned expansion of Vedanta's Thoothukudi copper smelter has been put on ice after a local court halted progress due...