LME

LME undertaking consultation around Saudi expansion: Report

London Metal Exchange will undertake consulting on the final rulemaking around the Jeddah expansion, but said it remains positive on that initiative

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Vedanta in talks with IHC unit, investors for Zambian copper stake sale

Vedanta could sell up to 30 per cent of its shareholding in the Konkola assets

Lithium Production Chile

Saudi-backed Almar Water seeks lithium partnership in Chile

Water supply is a major challenge for the lithium industry, following persistent drought in the South American country

Dubai-based mining firm to enter Argentina lithium market

Chile says Saudi mining minister to visit, lithium expected on agenda

Chile is the world’s second-largest producer of lithium

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Saudi Ma’aden has extracted lithium from seawater, CEO says

The kingdom’s growing mining industry is a key pillar in Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman’s Vision 2030 programme to diversify the economy away from oil dependency

steel Tosyali

Turkish steel giant Tosyali could partner with Saudi firms for $5bn expansion 

Tosyali is pursuing investment opportunities in Europe and the Americas as it aims to become one of the world’s top 30 iron and steel producers

Dubai-based mining firm to enter Argentina lithium market

Dubai mining firm plans to start Argentina lithium production next year

The company is still determining which extraction method to use, but will likely begin with a mix of direct lithium extraction and evaporation pools

MITHRA METALS

MITHRA Metals expands global footprint with ambitious acquisition

The mining company’s strategic investment in ANS Exploration represents a proactive approach to identifying and collaborating with partners that exhibit promising growth prospects

Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala invests in Australia’s largest urea plant

Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala invests in Australia’s largest urea project

The transaction represents the largest investment ever made in the Australian fertiliser industry

Saudi Arabia acquires stake in critical metals mining company Vale SA

Saudi mining update: Vale transfers 10% to Manara while Mosaic to sell stake to Ma’aden

Vale and Manara Minerals is a joint venture between Saudi Arabian Mining Company, Ma’aden, and Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund