Global Wrap: Freeport, Barrick and more

IN Global Wrap: Freeport farewells founder; former Aussie-owned mine begins production; Nrystar starts sale process; death in South Africa; copper mine shut down; and lithium project changes hands.

Global Wrap: Freeport, Barrick and more Global Wrap: Freeport, Barrick and more Global Wrap: Freeport, Barrick and more Global Wrap: Freeport, Barrick and more Global Wrap: Freeport, Barrick and more

Freeport McMoRan co-founder James R Moffett, affectionately known as "Jim Bob", will step down as executive chairman, but has been named as chairman emeritus and will continue to consult to the board.