copper ore

copper ore

[′käp·ər ‚ȯr]
(geology)
Rock containing copper minerals.
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Annual production is estimated at 70 million pounds of copper cathode over 12 years, using open-pit mining, heap leaching of copper ore at run-of-mine size, solvent extraction and electrowinning.
In addition, the agreement was amended to allow the owner of the Mina Sol property the right to mine, during the option period, a maximum of 20,000 tonnes/month of iron ore and 2,500 tonnes/month of copper ore (up from 1,000 tonnes/month copper ore) down to a maximum depth of 730 metres above mean sea level.
He added that copper resources at the upper ore body were estimated to be more than 55 million tonnes of copper ore.
Iran's major commodities exported to China last year included crude oil, polyethylene, methanol, sulfur, styrene, iron ore, copper ore, purified copper, chromite, lead ore, zinc ore, marble and travertine," Hossein Roustayee, an official with the Trade Promotion Organization of Iran said.
HCL) will develop a greenfield copper deposit in Malanjkhand in central state of Madhya Pradesh aiming to produce 500,000 tons of copper ore per year and commence production later this year.
221 million tons of copper ore in the first nine months of the current fiscal year.
Tenders are invited for Loading, Transportation, Unloading Of 49,000 Mt Of Copper Ore From Kolihan Copper Mine Stockpile To Khetri Copper Complex Concentrator Plant Stockpile Through Road.
Accounting for the ore extracted during 13 years of the Saindak Copper-Gold project operation, the available copper ore deposit is estimated at 353 million tons," they said.
Accounting for the ore extracted during 13 years of Saindak Copper-Gold project operation, the available copper ore deposit is estimated as 353 million tons," he added.
The upper layers of copper ore deposits are easily processed using hydrometallurgical leach technology, in tandem with solvent extraction and electrowinning to produce high-purity copper metal (Le.
These latest surveys have been sourced from six digging sites across the two areas, with the surveys from Al Mahab indicating the presence of copper ore, reportedly containing a yield of 23.
First indications suggest 1,485,000 tonnes in copper ore reserves in one area and 2,970,000 tonnes in another area.