Tag Archives: S&P/ASX 300 Metals and Mining

Syrah Resources Ltd Mining agreement approved by government of Mozambique

Mining agreement approved by government of Mozambique: Syrah Resources Ltd (ASX: SYR), up over 9% on August 30, 2017, announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Twigg Exploration and Mining, Limitada (Twigg), holder of the Balama Project, has finalised the negotiation of a Mining Agreement with the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy of the Republic of Mozambique. Accordingly, it was

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3 Mining stocks – Syrah Resources, Sandfire Resources NL and Magnis Resources

Mining agreement approved by government of Mozambique: Syrah Resources Ltd (ASX: SYR), up over 9% on August 30, 2017, announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Twigg Exploration and Mining, Limitada (Twigg), holder of the Balama Project, has finalised the negotiation of a Mining Agreement with the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy of the Republic of Mozambique. Accordingly, it was

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Total zircon/rutile/synthetic rutile Quarterly production update

Quarterly production update: Total zircon/rutile/synthetic rutile (Z/R/SR) production in the second quarter was 221 thousand tons inclusive of Sierra Rutile, with 177 thousand tonnes from Iluka’s Australian and US operations. The Tutunup South mine in south-west Western Australia continued to be Iluka’s only Australian mine in operation. During the quarter, 160 thousand tons of heavy mineral concentrate (HMC) was produced

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2 Growth companies in the resources sector – Iluka Resources Ltd and Altura Mining Ltd.

Quarterly production update: Total zircon/rutile/synthetic rutile (Z/R/SR) production in the second quarter was 221 thousand tons inclusive of Sierra Rutile, with 177 thousand tonnes from Iluka’s Australian and US operations. The Tutunup South mine in south-west Western Australia continued to be Iluka’s only Australian mine in operation. During the quarter, 160 thousand tons of heavy mineral concentrate (HMC) was produced

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Newcrest Mining remains confident about Cadia

Gold production in the June 2017 quarter stood at 7.8% lower than the prior quarter driven by a decrease in production from Cadia, following the seismic event on 14 April 2017, while production from Lihir increased significantly, achieving record quarterly gold production of 276koz due to a record mill throughput rate result of 14.5mtpa. Production at Telfer was also higher

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Rio Tinto Limited Better than expected second quarter performance

Better than expected second quarter performance: Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) reported Pilbara iron ore shipments of 77.7 million tons in the second quarter of 2017 (100 per cent basis), which is a decrease of 6% as compared to the prior corresponding period. This decline was mainly on the back of accelerated rail track maintenance. The group expects Iron ore shipments

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Rio Tinto Limited (ASX: RIO) has reported a solid quarter for production, including record output at bauxite operations.

Rio Tinto Limited (ASX: RIO) has reported a solid quarter for production, including record output at bauxite operations. Iron ore production was in line with last year, although iron ore shipments were impacted by an acceleration in its rail maintenance program following poor weather in the first quarter. Pilbara operations produced 157.0 million tons (Rio Tinto share 128.7 million tons)

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