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ACQUISITIONS: Nova buys royalties at Twin Metals site

  • Date: 13-12-20
  • Category: ACQUISITIONS
  • Source: Duluth News Tribune

A Vancouver-based company bought royalties in November for a portion of the proposed Twin Metals copper-nickel mine.

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ACQUISITION: Vale signs a binding put option agreement to formalize sale of Vale New Caledonia

Vale S.A. (Vale) informs that its subsidiary Vale Canada Limited (“VCL”) has signed a binding put option agreement for the sale of its ownership interest in Vale Nouvelle-Calédonie S.A.S. (“VNC”).

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ACQUISITIONS: Australia's IGO to buy stake in Greenbushes lithium mine from Tianqi

Australian nickel-gold miner IGO Ltd is in negotiations to buy a minority stake worth close to $1.5 billion in a vehicle holding Tianqi Lithium Corp’s stake in the Greenbushes lithium mine, sources told Reuters.

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ACQUISITION: Livent in deal to buy Nemaska, extend Tesla contract

Livent Corp said on Thursday it would form a joint venture to buy Canada’s troubled Nemaska lithium project and it had extended its supply agreement for the electric vehicle battery metal with Tesla Inc through the end of 2021.

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ACQUISITIONS: Eurasia Mining puts itself up for sale

  • Date: 01-07-20
  • Category: ACQUISITIONS
  • Source: Mining Weekly

London-listed Eurasia Mining, which operates platinum group metals (PGMs) and gold mines in Russia, has started a formal sale process under the UK Takeover Code.

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ACQUISITION: BHP agrees to buy new Norilsk’s nickel tenements in Western Australia

  • Date: 19-06-20
  • Category: ACQUISITIONS
  • Source: Mining Technology

Multinational commodities giant BHP has signed a deal with Norilsk Nickel Australian Holdings’ subsidiary MPI Nickel to acquire the Honeymoon Well nickel project in Western Australia (WA).

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ACQUISITION: Orocobre Agrees to Acquire Advantage Lithium Corp.

Orocobre Limited (ASX: ORE, TSX: ORL) (Orocobre or the Company) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement (the Agreement) pursuant to which Orocobre will acquire 100% of the issued and outstanding shares of Advantage Lithium Corp. (Advantage) (TSX Venture: AAL) (OTCQX: AVLIF) that it does not already own.

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ACQUISITIONS: Sibanye-Stillwater chief hails Lonmin deal

  • Date: 09-02-20
  • Category: ACQUISITIONS
  • Source: Financial Times

The chief executive of South Africa’s Sibanye-Stillwater hailed as a success its acquisition of Lonmin, a rival platinum producer, and forecast that dividend payments could resume this year.

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