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Canada’s Donkin coal mine begins processing ore on site

Donkin mine, the first underground coal operation in Canada’s Cape Breton in 15 years, can process all permitted production on site as its handling, preparation and processing plant is now operational. Kameron Coal’s mine, which began production in March, is expected to generate between 350,000 and 450,000 tonnes this year, ramping up to 1.2 -1.8 million…

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The $10 trillion mineral resources North Korea can’t tap

North Korea may not have proved petroleum reserves, but it’s estimated that the secluded belligerent nation sits on reserves of more than 200 minerals—including rare earth minerals—worth an estimated up to US$10 trillion. Of course, there are no official reports on how much North Korea’s mineral wealth really is, but according to rough estimates from earlier this…

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EU states at odds over steel tariffs against Russia, Brazil

European Union governments rejected the bloc’s proposed measures to levy punitive tariffs on hot-rolled steel from Brazil, Iran, Russia and Ukraine on Thursday, with some member states considering the measures too lax, others too tough. European steelmakers have accused the four countries of dumping the steel used in construction and machinery and the European Commission,…

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