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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…




PotashCorp, Agrium propose US$36B merger

VANCOUVER — Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (TSX: POT; NYSE: POT) and Agrium (TSX: AGU; NYSE: AGU) have unveiled a plan to merge and create the largest…



Mosaic suspends Colonsay potash mine

Mosaic (NYSE: MOS) is temporarily shutting one of its three Saskatchewan potash operations, amid declining global demand and prices for potash. The major fertilizer producer will…