Sherritt International Corporation (TSX:S) announced their Q1 earnings, including net earnings of $23.1 million.
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Lundin Mining Corporation (TSX:LUN, OMX:LUMI) announced their first quarter results and highlights, including the closure of the of the acquisition of the Kokkola cobalt refinery. As quoted in the press release:
Bloomberg reported that cobalt producers are urging the DRC government to lift a ban on cobalt exports. According the cobalt producers, there is not the proper infrastructure in place, including electricity to support this initiative
Bloomberg reported that Eurasian Natural Resources Corp's Machkevich may be interested in joining forces with two other shareholders and the Kazakh government to make a bid for the company.
Bloomberg reported that the government of the DRC has banned cobalt exports in an effort to force mining companies to add value to their shipments.
Reuters reported that an anti-corruption campaign is accusing tax authorities in the DRC of failing to account for $88 million in taxes from the mining sector.
BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc. (TSX:BQE) provided updates on plant operations for the first quarter of 2013
Landore Resources Limited (AIM: LND) announced drilling updates from its Scorpion Zone Nickel-Copper-Cobalt-PGEs project on the Junior Lake Property.
Bloomberg reported that Guatemala has granted permission for two new mining liscences.
OM Group (NYSE:OMG) announced that they have divested their cobalt business to a joint venture between Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc., Lundin Mining Corporation and La Generale des Carrieres et des Mines (Gecamines) for $325 million.