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Chile open to increasing SQM lithium quota to satisfy Tesla – Corfo

By: Reuters     29th January 2018 Chile is open to negotiating an additional quota of lithium for local miner SQM to meet potential demand from US electric car-maker Tesla, Eduardo Bitran, head of Chilean development agency Corfo, told Reuters on Monday. Bitran said Tesla and SQM were "exploring" opportunities after Tesla... 

India likely to scrap import duties on coking coal

By: Ajoy K Das     24th January 2018 The Indian government is likely to scrap import duties on coking coal through the National Budget 2018/19, which is scheduled to be placed before Parliament on February 1. The Steel Ministry has recommended to its counterparts in the Finance Ministry that import duties on coking coal should be... 

Uranium mining will provide major growth in Namibia

By: Anine Kilian     12th December 2016 Economic growth in Namibia is expected to pick up substantially in 2017 as the Husab uranium mine starts production, making Namibia one of the world's largest uranium producers. Research analysis group BMI noted in a statement published on Monday that while the Namibian economy will see a... 

Conga delay undermines Peru perception

By: Joachim Bamrud     27th October 2012 The suspension of the Conga mining project – which would have been Peru’s largest foreign investment ever – is undermining the country’s perception among investors. However, Conga will likely go ahead as planned eventually, mining officials say. “A case like this can affect investor perception... 


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