Base Metals

Sibanye-Stillwater signs share purchase agreement for €65m Sandouville deal

SIBANYE-STILLWATER said today it had signed a share purchase agreement (SPA) to buy 100% of the Sandouville nickel processing facility in France, a €65m...

First Quantum says Zambia copper sector can take ‘centre stage’ following...

FIRST Quantum Minerals has called for further fiscal reform in Zambia following the southern Africa country's national budget on Friday - the first of...

Kabanga Nickel to accelerate project after securing special mining licence

KABANGA Nickel is to accelerate its project in Tanzania after receiving a special mining licence from the East African country - its first in...

Sibanye-Stillwater extends footprint to Australia with $46m New Century share purchase

SIBANYE-Stillwater is to take a 19.9% stake in tailings re-treatment operator New Century Resources - a transaction that adds zinc to its portfolio of...

Sibanye-Stillwater takes battery metals spending spree to $2bn after unveiling Brazil...

SIBANYE-Stillwater confirmed today it would pay $1bn (R14.7bn) in cash for two assets in Brazil producing nickel and copper. The transactions, conducted with the...

Sibanye-Stillwater confirms in talks to buy Brazilian base metal assets from...

SIBANYE-Stillwater confirmed speculation it was embarking on a new major transaction in which it would buy two Brazilian base metal companies. The transaction was first...

South32 agrees to pay A$2.05bn for stake in Chile copper mine

SOUTH32 is to buy a 45% stake in the Sierra Gorda copper mine in Chile after agreeing to pay A$2.05bn - its biggest transaction...

Laudable, lofty, but is Exxaro’s breakout growth plan risking ten years...

THE last time Exxaro Resources publicised a shift in strategy it provided so little detail that investors heavily sold the firm’s shares. That was...

Ivanhoe’s Friedland expects foreign migration to Congo’s “higher grade” copper mines

THE Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is "the Saudi Arabia of copper, cobalt and hydroelectric generation potential", according to Robert Friedland, the executive co-chairman...

Tin miner Alphamin to weigh ‘shareholder distributions’ after staging turnaround in...

AFRITIN Resources Corporation, a tin miner operating in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), said today that "shareholder distributions" would be assessed at the...