Base Metals

The most common base metals are copper, lead,nickel, tin, aluminium, and zinc. Base metals are used in a wide variety of applications. For example, lead has proven to be a reliable source for batteries, and nickel often is used to strengthen and harden metal alloys, including stainless steel. Base metals also are used frequently to coat other metals. For example, zinc is used to coat galvanized steel.

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Global OEM supports customers during COVID-19 pandemic

While respecting COVID-19 regulations Multotec has assured customers globally of its technical and sales support, especially to essential services.
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Iron ore consumption to drop by 2.8% – COVID-19 and lack...

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Kasbah Resources forced to throw in the towel

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Trident Resources secures royalty deal over Zambian copper mine

Trident Resources is acquiring a royalty from Moxico Resources over copper production from its operating Mimbula copper mine in Zambia.
Orion Minerals

Loan facility term extended for Copper-Zinc Project

Orion Minerals reports Tembo Capital Mining Fund has extended the term of the $3.6 million loan facility from 25 June 2020 to 31 October 2020.
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IMF approves US$5.2 billion for COVID-19 challenge in Egypt

The IMF has approved a 12-month stand-by arrangement for Egypt, with access equivalent to SDR 3.76 billion (about US$5.2 billion or 184.8% of quota).
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How to ensure sustainable and beneficial hydropower projects

Knight Piésold is involved in ESIAs for two major hydropower developments – Lufubu in Zambia and the Sombwe project in Democratic Republic of Congo.

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