Commodities, Copper, Exploration/Development, News, Nickel

IGO identifies new target on Boadicea Fraser Range tenements

IGO has enhanced the potential of the Fraser Range nickel-copper joint venture with Boadicea Resources in Western Australia after uncovering …
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Commodities, Iron ore, News

Rio Tinto cuts iron ore shipments target

Rio Tinto has reduced its guidance for iron ore shipments from Western Australia after contending with labour shortages and development …
Follow the leaders

Follow the leaders: This week’s executive appointments

Keep up with the latest executive movements across the mining sector, including at Cazaly Resources, Argonaut Resources, Focus Minerals and …
Commodities, Copper, Exploration/Development, News

BHP strengthens NT copper partnership with Encounter

BHP and Encounter Resources have increased the footprint of the Elliot copper project joint venture (JV) in the Northern Territory …
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Commodities, Copper, Finance, News

South32 snags Chilean copper stake

South32 has secured two binding agreements with Sumitomo to acquire a 45 per cent interest in the Sierra Gorda copper …


The past, present and future of gold

Gold celebrated the 50th anniversary of its split from the US dollar in August. The Perth Mint explains why the precious …

Copper goes green

The copper market has entered record territory this year as supply chains double down on its importance in the clean …

WA miners flourish in Deloitte Index

The 2021 Deloitte WA Index paints a strong picture of the economic gains achieved by the state’s mining companies. Nickolas Zakharia writes.

How mining can adapt to the skills shortage

Industry experts explore the cause and potential solutions for the mining and resources sector as it deals with the ongoing …

Guiding coal companies to meet a dual challenge

As the build-up continues to the pandemic-delayed UN Climate Change Conference (COP26), all eyes – and hopefully all agendas – …

Rising sands

By Anthony Fensom Australia’s mineral sands miners are eyeing better times, with supply issues and a post-COVID recovery lifting prices.