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  • Feature

    Canadian manufacturer provides Chinese miner with answers

    April 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Vancouver-based BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc., is pleased to announce that its new ion exchange plant at the Dexing mine site in the Jiangxi province of China is the recipient of a $3.5-million RMB grant (approximately $550,000 Cdn)…

  • News

    AGREEMENT: Teck, China sign zinc fertilizer deal

    March 19, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BEIJING – Teck Resources and the National Agricultural Technology Extension Service Center (NATESC) of the Ministry of Agriculture of China have signed an agreement to demonstrate and promote zinc fertilizer use in China.

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    COPPER MINING: Work resumes at Grasberg

    March 15, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    INDONESIA – Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold of Phoenix has begun the restart of mining and milling at the Grasberg open pit copper mine in the state of Papua. The operation has been affected labour-related problems since the last half…

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    INVESTMENT: Berkshire Hathaway backs Woulfe’s Korean tungsten venture

    March 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – If their were a “deal of the week award”, Woulfe Mining would be in the running for attracting investment from Warren Buffet to its Sandong tungsten-molybdenum project in South Korea. Not Buffet personally, but IMC…

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    COPPER-GOLD DEVELOPMENT: First phase construction at Oyu Tolgoi nearing start-up

    February 27, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONGOLIA – Ivanhoe Mines of Vancouver noted on Feb. 27, 2012, that the first phase of construction at the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine 80 km north of the Mongolia-China border is nearly 75% complete. Start-up is scheduled for Q3 this year.

  • News

    PERSPECTIVE: The Canaccord-China deal: When $1-B is a drop in the bucket

    February 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s current trip to China is touted as an opportunity to create partnerships between the two countries. One positive outcome has just been revealed: Canaccord Financial of Toronto and a Chinese bank plan to…

  • News

    URANIUM: Canada, China sign supply agreement

    February 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    OTTAWA – A further outcome to Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s China jaunt is that the two countries have negotiated an agreement to facilitate increased export of Canadian uranium to China. The agreement is a protocol that supplements…

  • Feature

    Strategic alliance between Canadian/Chinese firms

    December 1, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Dumas Contracting Ltd. and JCHX Mining Managment Co., Ltd., a leading Chiinese mining contractor, have signed a Strategic Alliance agreement that covers supporting Chinese clients with projects in Dumas’ core markets of Canada and Latin America.

  • Feature

    Parched & Persistent

    December 1, 2011 by Russell Noble

    Mongolia is about as far from Vancouver as any other place on the planet, but that didn’t stop Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. from believing that “an excellent opportunity” lay beneath its vast Gobi Desert, more than 8,200 kilometers away.

  • Feature

    Chinese interest pays big bucks

    December 1, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Canada is the latest geographical area that has become of interest to China for outbound mining investment.

  • News

    MINERAL PROCESSING: Outotec to deliver ferrochrome plant to China

    September 28, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ESPOO, Finland – Outotec Oyj will design, build and deliver a new ferrochrome plant to Baotou, in Inner Mongolia, China. The plant is to be operational in 2013 and produce 300,000 t/y of ferrochrome. The value of the contract was not disclosed.

  • News

    SUPPLIER NOTE: Eriez expands in Canada, U.S., China and India

    August 22, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ERIE, Pennsylvania – Eriez® is expanding its operations in the Canada, United States, China and India to address the growing global demand for Eriez products. “We are proud and excited to report that Eriez is not only growing at home, but…