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Antofagasta approves $1.3 billion Los Pelambres copper mine expansion

Nov 15 2018

SHANGHAI The board of directors of Chilean miner Antofagasta has approved a $1.3 billion expansion of the company's flagship Los Pelambres copper mine in Chile, Chief Executive Ivan Arriagada said on Thursday.

Birla Copper CEO sees Indian copper demand doubling by 2026

Nov 14 2018

SHANGHAI India's refined copper consumption is set to more than double over the next eight years amid rising demand from the power, auto and consumer sectors, the chief executive of one of the country's top copper smelters said on Thursday.

UPDATE 1-Birla Copper CEO sees Indian copper demand doubling by 2026

Nov 14 2018

* Sees India refined copper consumption around 650,000 T in 2018

UPDATE 1-Metal traders head to Shanghai for copper conference amid trade war worries

Nov 13 2018

* Global copper industry descends on Shanghai for annual meeting

Metal traders head to Shanghai for copper conference amid trade war fears

Nov 13 2018

SHANGHAI Metals traders are arriving in Shanghai for the annual Asia Copper Week event, gathering in China at a time when the outlook for demand in the world's biggest consumer of the commodity is clouded by the Sino-U.S. trade war.

China reports new African swine fever outbreak in Anhui province

Nov 11 2018

BEIJING China has confirmed a new outbreak of African swine fever in the eastern province of Anhui.

UPDATE 1-China Oct rare earth exports slump to 3-year low

Nov 08 2018

* Volatile exports could reach new highs in Dec -analyst (Updates throughout)

China iron ore has worst week since May as demand stutters

Nov 02 2018

BEIJING China's iron ore prices fell for a fourth day on Friday amid expectations that the oncoming winter season will see reduced demand for the steelmaking raw material and as Sino-U.S. trade tensions eased.

China slashes September U.S. scrap copper imports; sends alumina to Iceland, India

Nov 01 2018

BEIJING Chinese imports of scrap metal from the United States fell in September, according to customs data on Thursday, spelling out the impact of tariffs imposed by Beijing, while India and Iceland benefited from a boom in Chinese alumina exports.

China slashes Sept U.S. scrap copper imports; sends alumina to Iceland, India

Nov 01 2018

BEIJING, Nov 1 Chinese imports of scrap metal from the United States fell in September, according to customs data on Thursday, spelling out the impact of tariffs imposed by Beijing, while India and Iceland benefited from a boom in Chinese alumina exports.

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