Volkswagen wants to invest in mining to become a global supplier of batteries

Europe’s largest carmaker wants its battery division PowerCo not only to produce batteries for Volkswagen’s own use, but to become a global supplier of batteries. Schmall added that PowerCo will supply batteries for 1.2 million cars of the American automaker Ford, which will produce them on the electric platform of Volkswagen. In the long term, … Read more

Would you like to be part of Cerro Verde? The mining company requires filling these positions

Workers in Cerro Verde. The deadline for application is between March 19 and 21. Cerro Verde is a mining complex located in the district of Uchumayo, in the province of Arequipa, in Peru, approximately 20 miles from the city of Arequipa and at an average altitude of 2,600 meters above sea level. The world-class mining … Read more

Africa economy – Mining Indaba: Russian presence is growing in the mining sector in Africa [3/5]

From our correspondent in Johannesburg, The operations of the Russian paramilitary group Wagner are already well documented: in exchange for its mercenaries, the company exploits gold or diamond deposits on the continent, as detailed by Hugo Brennan, expert at the risk analysis firm Verisk Maplecroft: ” There are examples right now of the Wagner Group … Read more

Promised to donate 11 million yuan to his alma mater, Wu You was prosecuted | China University of Mining and Technology | Alumni | Lao Lai

Recently, Wu You, an alumnus of China University of Mining and Technology, was sued in court by the foundation of his alma mater for failing to fulfill his promise of donating RMB 11 million, and became the executor of dishonesty. [The Epoch Times, March 09, 2023]Recently, Wu You, an alumnus of China University of Mining … Read more

Petro ordered deputy ministers to talk to lift the mining strike

08/03/2023 Given the events recorded in Bajo Cauca and Northeast Antioquia due to the mining strike, the president Gustavo Petro ordered several of his vice ministers to travel to these subregions to appear in person at the talks. For it, the Presidency of the Republic issued a statement to public opinion with five points in … Read more

Indef Nickel Downstream Value Proven to Expand the Economic Impact of the Mining Sector

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – The Institute for Development of Economic and Finance (Indef) revealed a study on downstream nickel in the Motherland. Indef economist Rizal Taufikurahman who chaired the research concluded that nickel processing in South Sulawesi had succeeded in creating wider community welfare compared to other nickel-producing regions. According to him, this happened because nickel … Read more

Step Away First, Three Mining Giants Want to IPO IDR 22 Trillion

JAKARTA, – A total of three large mining companies will hold initial public offerings (initial public offering/IPO) with a target of raising US$ 1.5 billion or Rp 22 trillion this year. They are PT Merdeka Battery Materials (MBM), PT Amman Mineral Internasional (AMI), and the Harita Group business unit in the nickel sector. Based … Read more

No ban on mining in the sea, to the disappointment of researchers

ANPAn Allseas ship, involved in mining, at the port of Rotterdam Yuri Vugts news editor Ronja Hijmans news editor Yuri Vugts news editor Ronja Hijmans news editor Scientists and environmentalists welcome the UN treaty on the protection of the oceans concluded in New York. There is also disappointment, especially about the failure to include a … Read more

Mining of the mineral of the future has begun at Chvaletic. Manganese will feed hungry automakers

Already in November of last year, a trial extraction of manganese began on the heaps of excavated tailings near Chvaletic, and the first samples of the mineral are already being tested by car companies from Europe, including the French startup Verkor, and North America. Everyone wants to use it in the production of batteries for … Read more