Northern Star Resources is increasing open pit mining at the Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines (KCGM) operations in Western Australia after delivering a 72 million tonne per annum production rate during the September quarter.
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Ramelius Resources is set to acquire Apollo Consolidated for $128 million in a deal that would increase its gold mining footprint in Western Australia through a new production centre.
Westgold Resources has been left puzzled by Gascoyne Resources’ rejection of its takeover offer after the Australian Takeovers Panel received an application about the potential buyout.
Rio Tinto has reduced its guidance for iron ore shipments from Western Australia after contending with labour shortages and development delays during the September quarter.
BHP and Encounter Resources have increased the footprint of the Elliot copper project joint venture (JV) in the Northern Territory by 2700 kilometres as the two companies aim to meet growing demand for the base metal.
South32 has secured two binding agreements with Sumitomo to acquire a 45 per cent interest in the Sierra Gorda copper mine in Chile for $US1.55 billion ($2.1 billion).
Kalium Lakes has raised $50 million to increase the output of the Beyondie sulphate of potash (SOP) project in Western Australia from 90,000 to 120,000 tonnes per annum.
Gold celebrated the 50th anniversary of its split from the US dollar in August. The Perth Mint explains why the precious metal remains indispensable today.
The copper market has entered record territory this year as supply chains double down on its importance in the clean energy revolution.