Potash



BHP defers decision on Jansen potash mine

BHP (NYSE: BHP; LSE: BHP), the world’s largest miner, will decide whether to go ahead with its long-delayed multi-billion dollar Jansen potash project in Canada…


Top 10 US-based mining companies

Mining in the United States has been ongoing for centuries and has played a role in the country’s development over the years. The Northern Miner…







Tire maintenance at Barrick Gold's Cortez mine in Nevada. Credit: Barrick Gold

Top 10 US-based miners

The Northern Miner presents the top-10, U.S.-based mining companies by market capitalization. 1. Newmont Goldcorp Market cap: US$31.8 billion Newmont Goldcorp (NYSE: NEM) is a…


Nutrien sells Arab Potash stake

Nutrien (TSX: NTR, NYSE: NTR) is selling its 28% stake in Arab Potash to China’s State Development and Investment Corp. for $502 million. The sale…


Workers in an underground storage area at Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan’s Allan potash mine, 50 km southwest of Saskatoon, where Altius Minerals holds a royalty. Credit: Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan.

Top 10 Canadian-based mining companies

The Northern Miner presents the top 10 Canadian-headquartered mining companies by market capitalization, as of early July 2018. NUTRIEN:  $46 billion market cap Nutrien (TSX: NTR;…