Canadian Mining Journal

Lundin Mining Corporation

  • News

    Lundin takes a US$262M shot at Freeport’s stake in Cukaru Peki

    March 9, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Mid-tier base metals producer Lundin Mining (TSX: LUN; US-OTC: LUNMF) has been hungry for copper over the past two years, and it’s hoping to have picked up a profitable red metal mine via the US$262-million deal for Freeport-McMoRan’s (TSX: FCX) stake

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    COPPER-ZINC: Lundin looks ahead to 2016-18

    December 3, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Lundin Mining Corp. is looking ahead to the three-year period 2016-18 and providing production guidance. Copper output will be up at Candelaria (80% interest) in Chile, and zinc output will rise as a plant improvement project is completed

  • COPPER-GOLD: EIA for Candelaria mine received by Lundin

    July 27, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    CHILE – Lundin Mining Corp. of Toronto has received a positive environmental impact assessment for the extension of operations and mine life for the Candelaria copper-gold mine in the Atacama Desert. Lundin is the operator and 80% owner;…

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    Lundin faces scrutiny at Candelaria in Chile

    June 2, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Less than a year after Lundin Mining Corp. (TSX: LUN) acquired an 80% stake in Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold’s (NYSE: FCX) Candelaria copper mine in Chile in a deal worth $1.8 billion, environmental regulators in the South…

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    Lundin, Beaty bullish on Ecuador’s prospects

    April 7, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — There are some savvy investors who are banking on a profitable shift in the Ecuadorian government’s approach to mineral exploration and development. The country has been high on the socio-political risk ladder over…

  • News

    BASE METALS: Lundin 2014 output exceeds guidance

    January 22, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Lundin Mining Corp. reports excellent 2014 year end results. Guidance was exceeded for both zinc and nickel, while the overall targets for copper and lead were also met.

  • News

    BMO: Freeport-McMoRan ‘sending the right message’

    December 8, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — It’s been a year of change for miner Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold (NYSE: FCX) that has included a significant portfolio shuffle and a renewed focus on a strong balance sheet and dividend program. The…

  • News

    NICKEL-COPPER: Lundin declares commercial production at Eagle mine

    November 25, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MICHIGAN – Toronto-based Lundin Mining Corp. has declared commercial production at its Eagle high grade nickel-copper mine in the Upper Peninsula 53 km by road east of Marquette. The milestone was reached less than two months after…

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    COPPER: Lundin to buy Freeport’s interest in Candelaria complex

    October 7, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    CHILE – Lundin Mining Corp. of Toronto has agreed to purchase Freeport-McMoRan’s 80% share of the Candelaria-Ojos del Salado copper mining operation for US$1.8 billion. The operation includes an open pit, an underground mine, and a…

  • News

    NICKEL-COPPER: Production begins at Lundin’s Eagle mine

    September 24, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MICHIGAN – Toronto-based Lundin Mining Corp. says concentrate production has begun at its high grade Eagle nickel-copper mine in this state’s Upper Peninsula. Construction is virtually complete, on time and on budget. The mine will make…

  • Feature

    Top 40: Not Much has Changed

    August 1, 2014 by Marilyn Scales

    This is the time of year we at CMJ pause to examine how Canada’s mining companies performed during the previous year. We start by poring through year-end 2013 results from twice as many companies as will make the list in an effort not to…

  • News

    RESULTS: Roundup for the second quarter

    July 31, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    This is the season for corporations to announce their second quarter results, both financial and operational. As expected, the news releases are arriving at the inbox in large numbers. Yesterday we offered results from Sherritt and North…