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The Brazilian government announced today that security forces seized 23.9 tons of minerals (cassiterite, gold, and mercury) and 36 airplanes, in addition to arresting 25 people in Operation Guardians of the Biome, carried out in indigenous lands against illegal...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - With the easing of foreign lithium trade, Brazil can become a power in the production of the mineral at a time of high demand for the product due to the advent of batteries, assessed...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A top Brazilian mining official expects his country to attract a wave of investment in copper, nickel, and lithium in the coming years as simplified rules and practices improve access to the rich deposits...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil's new Minister of Agriculture, Marcos Montes, said on April 5 to the Rural Caucus that the mineral exploration of indigenous lands for fertilizers is strategic. "I told the parliamentarians that we need to...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The strong growth of the mineral sector has also contributed to job generation in the sector, which registered an increase of 10, says Brazil's Ministry of Mines and Energy. Brazil has reached an outstanding position...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian mining sector recorded a 62% increase in revenues in 2021 compared to 2020, reaching R$339 (US$4) billion, according to data from the Brazilian Mining Institute (Ibram) released on Tuesday (1). In the state...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In 2021, the number of authorizations for mining company operations exploded in Brazil. The mining activity has gained strength in recent years, along with growing revenues. The sector accumulated revenues of R$209 billion (US$38...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Iron ore, one of Brazil's main exports, surpassed US$120 per ton and accelerated its recovery after hitting its lowest level in more than a year. With the prospect of rising inventories at steel mills...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazilian miner Vale SA and authorities in the state of Minas Gerais said on Wednesday, February 3rd, they have defined potential settlement terms regarding a 2019 mining disaster, with a source saying the deal...



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