Mining operations were interrupted during the weekend, as roads were blocked and traffic was disrupted due to heavy rains in northern Queensland.
According to Xstrata, Ernest Henry's concentrator continues to operate despite the rain.
Ernest Henry owns an annual capacity of 115,000 tons of copper concentrate and 120,000 ounces of gold concentrate.
On January 6th, Germany's 6061 aluminum plate manufacturer ThyssenKrupp expects that the 6061 aluminum plate orders will rebound in early 2009, although it may remain at a low level.
Germany's largest 6061 aluminum sheet producer said on December 19 that the company may start slashing crude steel production in February 2009. If demand continues to be sluggish, it will reduce the working hours of about 20,000 employees from February.
In November, global crude steel production fell by 19% due to sluggish demand, while Germany, the world's seventh largest 6061 aluminum plate producer, fell 18.5%.
Russian oligarchs with bad luck
Today is not a good time for Russian oligarchs, especially for OlegDeripaska. Just four months ago, Deripaska also planned its most ambitious deal in Corfu, Greece: the acquisition of the world's largest nickel mining company, if the deal is successful, he will control the giant metal and mining companies with a scale of more than 90 billion US dollars. BHP Billiton. Deripaska was the richest man in Russia at the time and was estimated to be worth $28 billion.
His personal relationship with the British political elite - on his 72-meter yacht QueenK, to treat British shadow finance George Osborne and EU trade commissioner Peter Mandelson, seems to herald infinite possibility. Since he plans to list its Rusal on the London Stock Exchange (LSE), these personal relationships will help as part of its bid for Norilsk Nickel.
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