The Agata North nickel laterite deposit, a high-iron limonite direct shipping ore (DSO) project located in Surigao district of Northern Mindanao, Philippines, is being developed by a joint venture comprising TVI Resource Development and MRL Nickel Philippines, a Philippine subsidiary of Mindoro Resources.
The Argyle mine, located in the Kimberley region in the far north-eastern area of Western Australia, was the world’s largest single producer of diamonds. The mine lies some 550km south-west of Darwin by air. The region is remote, rugged and hot, with temperatures of more than 40°C during the wet season from October to March.
Iron Road fully owns the Central Eyre Iron Project on the Eyre Peninsula of South Australia. The project, set to become Australia’s biggest magnetite project, includes the construction of a $4bn integrated supply chain consisting of a mine, rail, and a deepwater port operation on the Eyre Peninsula.
The Colluli Potash Project is located within the Danakil region of Eritrea, approximately 177km south-east of the capital city Asmara. The owner and developer of the project is the Colluli Mining Share Company (CMSC), a 50:50 joint-venture between Danakali and the Eritrean National Mining Company (ENAMCO).
Hidden Valley is an open pit gold-silver mine located in Morobe Province of Papua New Guinea. Newcrest and Harmony Gold Mining of South Africa own the mine through a 50/50 joint-venture (JV) called Hidden Valley JV (HVJV), which is one of three JVs between Newcrest Mining and Harmony Gold, collectively known as the Morobe Mining JVs (MMJV).
The Los Pelambres deposit, located 200km north of Santiago and 45km east of Salamanca in Choapa Province, was discovered in the 1920s by one of Chilean copper’s founding fathers, William Braden. Antofagasta Holdings started the project in the 1990s, and the mine has become one of the biggest copper mines in the world.
New Gold's fully-owned Rainy River gold project is located in Richardson Township, approximately 65km north-west of Fort Frances in North-western Ontario, Canada , one of the world's ten biggest gold producing countries. New Gold gained control of the project by acquiring the final shares of Rainy River Resources on 15 October 2013.