Last missing Polish miner found dead

MINEX Forum | May 17, 2018
img0 Rescuers searching for Polish miners trapped almost a kilometer underground since a tunnel collapsed 11 days ago have found the body of the last missing man, taking to five the death toll in the incident, coal company JSW said on Wednesday. The Zofiowka mine in southern Poland was hit by an earthquake on May 5, ...

LBMA suspends Russian precious metals refinery from ‘good delivery’ lists

MINEX Forum | May 17, 2018
img0 The London Bullion Market Association said on Tuesday it had suspended the Ekaterinburg Non-Ferrous Metals Processing Plant from its gold and silver good delivery lists due to “ownership related issues”. The refinery in Russia is controlled by Moscow-based conglomerate Renova Group, which along with its key shareholder, billionaire Viktor Vekselberg, was sanctioned by the United ...