Australia

September 1, 2015

Glencore may be forced to shut down giant zinc mine in Australia

Glencore (LON:GLEN) may soon be forced to shut down its McArthur River zinc mine in Australia unless it improves its environmental record and increases a financial bond covering rehabilitation of the site, authorities said this week.
November 27, 2016

Zinc shoots to 8-year high on expected metal deficit

The last time the benchmark zinc price was this high, Americans were in the throws of an election that saw Barack Obama take over from George W. Bush.