APPROVALS - AMEC applauds Federal framework

The Association of Mining and Exploration Companies (AMEC) has been advocating for a more streamlined and efficient approvals system at the Federal level and is pleased to see the announcement from the Federal Minister for the Environment Greg Hunt.

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AUCTIONS - Successful Ritchie Bros auctions

Ritchie Bros Auctioneers, the world’s largest industrial auctioneer, sold more than US$41 of trucks and heavy equipment items during a two-day unreserved public auction at its auction site in Moerdijk, The Netherlands on September 26 and 27.

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CHINA - Record production at Jiangsu plant

Galaxy Resources has announced its best-ever monthly production in September at its Jiangsu Lithium Carbonate Plant, totalling 795 tonnes of lithium carbonate. Quarterly production stood at 2040 tonnes, a 15% increase year-on-year for the quarter ending June 2013. Meanwhile, 1373 tonnes, or 67% of volume in the September quarter, were battery grade – a 95% improvement quarter-on-quarter.  1

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COPPER - OT boosts Rio’s copper output

Copper production as its new Oyu Tolgoi mine in Mongolia came on stream underpinned a much better than expected third quarter for mining giant Rio Tinto. Copper output jumped 23% in the three months to September as Oyu Tolgoi continued its ramp-up, while Kennecott in the US recovered from its wall slide earlier this year.

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