China's Power Consumption Up 19.4% Year Over Year in March

China's overall social power consumption reached 663.1 billion kilowatt-hours (kWh) in March, an increase of 19.4% year over year, according to China's National…

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Mon May 03 2021

Mining Companies Urged to Adopt 'Stakeholder Capitalism'

A geologist with a background in zoology and mineral economics provided a decidedly different keynote address this week at MINEXCHANGE, the annual conference and expo…

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Fri Mar 05 2021

Freeport McMoRan Enjoys Surge in Copper Market, No Plans to Approve New Projects in Near Future

With the rally in global copper prices and the ramping up of mining operations in Indonesia, it is a "special time" for global miner Freeport-McMoRan…

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Wed Mar 03 2021

Miner Rio Tinto Reports Mixed Results for Fourth-Quarter Production

Metals miner Rio Tinto (NYSE:RIO) (London, England) reported an increase in fourth-quarter iron ore production from the same period in 2019, but continues to…

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Mon Jan 25 2021

IIR's Mid-Year Webinar Looks at COVID-19's Impact on Global Project Spending

Welcome back! Industrial Info's blog is no longer in lockdown, so it's a good time to review our recent webinar series, the 2020 North American…

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Mon Jun 08 2020

China's Power Consumption Up 19.4% Year Over Year in March

China's overall social power consumption reached 663.1 billion kilowatt-hours (kWh) in March, an increase of 19.4% year over year, according to China's National Energy Administration (NEA). From January to March, China's accumulative social power consumption reached 1,921.9 billion kWh, an increase of 21.2% year over year. In March, China's power consumption in the primary industries »

Mining Companies Urged to Adopt 'Stakeholder Capitalism'

A geologist with a background in zoology and mineral economics provided a decidedly different keynote address this week at MINEXCHANGE, the annual conference and expo organized by the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) (Lakewood, Colorado). Rather than a motivational speaker with an upbeat message or an industry executive with detailed projections about supply, demand and prices for commodities, »

Freeport McMoRan Enjoys Surge in Copper Market, No Plans to Approve New Projects in Near Future

With the rally in global copper prices and the ramping up of mining operations in Indonesia, it is a "special time" for global miner Freeport-McMoRan Incorporated (NYSE:FCX) (FCX) (Phoenix, Arizona), according to Chief Executive Officer Richard Adkerson. And while the company has ample expansion opportunities in North America and elsewhere, it has no plans to approve new major projects »

Miner Rio Tinto Reports Mixed Results for Fourth-Quarter Production

Metals miner Rio Tinto (NYSE:RIO) (London, England) reported an increase in fourth-quarter iron ore production from the same period in 2019, but continues to see a decrease in mined copper. Industrial Info is tracking more than $26 billion in projects belonging to Rio Tinto worldwide, including $9.6 billion worth in North America. Iron ore production, which stems from »

IIR's Mid-Year Webinar Looks at COVID-19's Impact on Global Project Spending

Welcome back! Industrial Info's blog is no longer in lockdown, so it's a good time to review our recent webinar series, the 2020 North American Industrial Market Outlook Mid-Year Update. Our experts examined the pandemic's impact on the world's major industries, and they have one thing in common: Their outlooks are very different from where they were in January. Here's »