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Chinese Mining Firm Suspended After Attempted Illegal ...

The Siem Reap provincial department of mines and energy on Thursday ordered the temporary suspension of operations of a Chinese copper-mining firm that was caught transporting 40 tons of copper to Phnom Penh, though their licenses expired more than a year ago. The two licenses for the 36-square-km Meng Sing Hong Fa copper mine in Chi Kreng ...

UPDATE 1-Chile´s Candelaria copper mine to suspend ...

SANTIAGO, Oct 19 (Reuters) - Chile´s Candelaria copper mine, owned by Canada's Lundin Mining, announced it planned to suspend operations beginning Tuesday after two of its unions called on their ...

Chinese Copper Mining Operations Halted by Zambia's ...

Chinese Copper Mining Operations Halted by Zambia's Environmental Agency. File photo of Zambian President Michael Sata. Photo: REUTERS. Officials in Zambia, Africa's largest copper producer ...

Zambia: Workers Detail Abuse in Chinese-Owned Mines ...

Nov 03, 2011· Production ground to a halt. On October 19, Non-Ferrous China Africa, the longest-operating Chinese-owned copper mine, fired at least 1,000 striking workers.

Zambia vs. Vedanta: Could the government be paving the way ...

Zambia's largest copper mining operation, KCM, has been liquidated. Many are asking now if the country could repossess private mining operations in a bid to shore up financing amid rising debt levels.

MMG suspends shipments from Las Bambas copper mine in Peru ...

Jan 30, 2020· Chinese miner MMG has once again halted copper shipments from its Las Bambas operation, one of Peru's largest copper producers, following a road blockade by local community members protesting ...

Dozens of Chinese Workers Arrested for 'Illegal Mining' in ...

Zambia has detained 31 Chinese nationals for illegal mining in the African country's copper belt but has failed to provide strong proof of their crimes, a senior Chinese diplomat said as he lodged ...

Rio Tinto halts Utah's Kennecott copper mine operations ...

Global mining firm Rio Tinto has temporarily halted operations at its Kennecott copper mine in Utah, US, due to a magnitude 5.7 earthquake close to the town of Magna. Kennecott mine is an integrated copper mining operation located just outside Salt Lake City.

Zambia vs. Vedanta: Could the government be paving the way ...

Last month, Zambia's President Edgar Lungu spoke of plans to "divorce" the government from many mining operations, including those owned by Glencore and Vedanta.

Migori court orders shutdown of Chinese firm's mining ...

Jan 29, 2019· A Migori court has ordered a Chinese firm to stop gold and copper mining activities in Macalder area.This followed a petition filed by area MP Tom Odege who said the mining …

Indigenous communities resist Chinese mining in Amazonian ...

Sep 05, 2017· Graffiti against the Chinese mining operation inscribed on a wall in Gualaquiza. Photo by Max Nathanson The mineral-rich Cordillera del Cóndor is a global biodiversity hotspot.

Exclusive: Chinese consortium Ecuagoldmining opens dispute ...

By Alexandra Valencia. QUITO (Reuters) - Chinese mining consortium Ecuagoldmining has initiated a dispute with Ecuador's government over a gold mining project that has been halted by objections ...

Copper price in biggest drop since height of ... - MINING.COM

Oct 01, 2020· Copper price rally comes to abrupt halt with 6% fall on Thursday as stockpiles balloon despite heavy Chinese buying. Copper price in biggest drop since height of pandemic - MINING.COM

Aluminum Corporation of China Limited - Wikipedia

Aluminum Corporation of China Limited (Chinese:, known as Chalco), is a Chinese company listed in Hong Kong SAR and in New York. A multinational aluminium company, its headquarters are in Beijing, People's Republic of China.It is the world's second-largest alumina producer and third-largest primary aluminium producer (and the largest producer in China).

Hindustan Copper files petition as Surda mine operations ...

Oct 21, 2014· Hindustan Copper files petition as Surda mine operations halted - Hindustan Copper, country's sole integrated copper producer, has filed a writ petition in Ranchi High Court seeking a stay on the order by Jharkhand government for the temporary halt of mining operations at its Surda copper mine. The court has asked for information and affidavits from state-owned Hindustan Copper and the ...

Chile's copper mines under threat from virus spread ...

Jul 09, 2020· Chinese copper demand increased 4% in the second quarter. ... Codelco has halted expansion work at the El Teniente mine. The expansion was aimed at increasing the mine life of the project; suspending that work will enable the company to reduce its workforce there by about 4,500 (Codelco employs around 70,000 people in its Chilean mines ...

Chinese copper mine halts operations in Peru over ...

Mar 30, 2014· Toromocho began operations in December after investing US$4.8 billion in the mine. Advertisement It is expected to produce around 300,000 tonnes of …

Chinalco to partly halt Peru copper project - China.org.cn

Apr 01, 2014· Peruvian authorities ordered China's largest State-owned nonferrous metal miner to partially halt its operations at a copper facility at the mine over alleged non …

Zijin Mining to commission China's largest copper mine by ...

Zijin Mining said Sunday it will acquire a 50.1% share in the Tibet-based mining firm for 3.88 billion yuan ($547.7 million), which is expected to further cement its position as a copper giant and ease the risks brought on by mining operations overseas to its overall revenues.

UPDATE 1-Chile´s Candelaria copper mine to suspend ...

By Fabian Cambero. SANTIAGO, Oct 19 (Reuters) - Chile´s Candelaria copper mine, owned by Canada's Lundin Mining, announced it planned to suspend operations beginning Tuesday after two of …

Gold mining policy chaos in Philippines - Asia Times

The location of the Didipio gold and copper mine in Luzon, 270km north of Manila, Philippines. Image: Asia Times "We appeal to President Duterte not to renew the FTAA because of the mining operation's terrible impact on the environment," Simongo, also an advisor to local group Samahang Pang Karapatan ng Katutubong Manggagawa at Magsasaka, Inc. (Association of Rights for Tribal Workers ...

Chile Copper Miners Likely to Nix Lundin Offer, Union Boss ...

2 · (Bloomberg) -- Workers at the Candelaria copper mine in Chile are leaning toward rejecting owner Lundin Mining Corp.'s latest wage offer, signaling that a strike will extend into a second month ...

MMG's Las Bambas copper mine faces production halt amid ...

LIMA (Reuters) - Chinese miner MMG Ltd is likely to have to halt production at its Las Bambas copper mine in Peru "within a week" due to protests that have blocked access to the site, a senior ...

China cleared by Taliban to mine for copper in Afghanistan

Dec 16, 2016· China gets an all-clear from the Taliban to mine for copper in Afghanistan Published Fri, Dec 16 2016 12:24 PM EST Updated Fri, Dec 16 2016 12:37 PM EST Mariam Amini @mariamamini

Zambia: Workers Detail Abuse in Chinese-Owned Mines ...

Nov 03, 2011· Between October 5 and October 12, 2011, miners at three of the four Chinese-run copper mining operations initiated strikes, hopeful that …

Copper mining in the United States - Wikipedia

Copper mining in the United States has been a major industry since the rise of the northern Michigan copper district in the 1840s. In 2017 the United States produced 1.27 million metric tonnes of copper, worth $8 billion, making it the world's fourth largest copper producer, after Chile, China, and Peru.Copper was produced from 23 mines in the US. Top copper producing states in 2014 were (in ...

The Chinese mining giant and the ghost town

Dec 05, 2018· The resettlement of a Peruvian town by Chinese mining company Chinalco has sparked two conflicts. Mining giant Chinalco, which operates the Toromocho Project in Peru, built a town to resettle the population of Morococha to enable the extraction of copper from beneath the ground where some 5,000 people once lived.

Chinese-Backed Copper Exploration Plans in Myanmar ...

Jul 16, 2020· The recent approval of plans by a Chinese-backed mining firm to explore a vast swathe of northwestern Myanmar for copper has alarmed residents who …

The Silent Advance of Chinese Mining in Bolivia Worsens ...

Oct 30, 2017· The mining company D-Copper S.A started its copper mining operations 5 years ago. Now it wants to open a second mine on the border of the Turco and Choquecota districts. It is a Bolivian company, though 70% of the investments come from Chinese donors. Hidden Chinese mining operations

Zambia royalty spat halts $2 billion of copper mine ...

Copper miners in Zambia have halted $2 billion of planned investments because a royalty tax introduced last year makes the projects unviable, according to an industry lobby group.

Chinese mining firms in Zambia under fire for mistreating ...

Nov 03, 2011· Production ground to a halt. A week later, NFCA, the longest-operating Chinese-owned copper mine, fired at least 1,000 striking workers. After government pressure, NFCA agreed to …

Copper and cobalt mining operations halted in the DRC

Various copper and cobalt mining operations have been suspended in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) following the decline in cobalt demand from China, and a further fall in the copper price.