Glencore commits $500M to Queensland copper operations

Glencore commits $500M to Queensland copper operations

Government assistance secures future of smelter and refinery

Politics

23 SEPTEMBER 2020
Hammer heralds new copper system

Hammer heralds new copper system

Rock chips return up to 36% in unrecognised trend within Mt Isa province

Discovery

15 AUGUST 2018
Anglo American returns to exploration in Australia

Anglo American returns to exploration in Australia

Mining major back searching for base metals in Australia

Discovery

06 JUNE 2018
Newmont withdraws from Queensland project

Newmont withdraws from Queensland project

Newmont Mining has chosen to withdraw from the Mount Isa joint venture with Hammer Metals

Discovery

04 JUNE 2018
Glencore restarting Qld zinc, seeking deals

Glencore restarting Qld zinc, seeking deals

Glencore will restart its Lady Loretta zinc mine next year, as the commodities giant gave more colour...

Capital markets

13 DECEMBER 2017
Grant to extend life of Glencore smelter

Grant to extend life of Glencore smelter

Qld govt to chip in to extend life of Mount Isa smelter

Politics

21 DECEMBER 2016
Hammer attracts Newmont

Hammer attracts Newmont

Newmont steps up its Australian activity with $US10.5M Mount Isa farm-in

Leadership

15 DECEMBER 2015
Mount Isa Mines gets new enviro licenses

Mount Isa Mines gets new enviro licenses

Glencore and Qld govt agree on new licensing conditions at Mount Isa Mines

Leadership

10 NOVEMBER 2015
Glencore cuts a temporary setback: QRC

Glencore cuts a temporary setback: QRC

Job losses an unfortunate setback for Queensland

Leadership

12 OCTOBER 2015
Glencore slashes zinc production

Glencore slashes zinc production

Job cuts expected after Glencore cuts annual zinc production by a third

Capital markets

09 OCTOBER 2015
Xstrata to phase out copper smelting, refining

Xstrata to phase out copper smelting, refining

AS part of a long-term vision for the sustainability of its north Queensland operations, Xstrata Mount...

Copper News

18 MAY 2011
GBM acquires Newcrest copper-gold assets

GBM acquires Newcrest copper-gold assets

JUNIOR explorer GBM Resources has purchased copper-gold exploration assets in the Mount Isa region from...

M&A

22 JULY 2008