Ivanhoe Mines Ltd.

654 - 999 Canada Place
Vancouver, BC
Canada V6C 3E1

Recent News

  • Kamoa-Kakula's Phase 2 Expansion, Doubling Production to over 400,000 Tonnes of Copper per Year, Ahead of Schedule and Now on Track to Begin Full Operations in Q2 2022

    New Phase 1 daily production record of 721 tonnes of copper achievedKamoa-Kakula's second filter press begins operations, allowing for increased copper concentrate productionPhase 1 concentrator ore throughput exceeding the 3.8 Mtpa design by more than 10%Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo--(Newsfile Corp. - October 12, 2021) - Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) (OTCQX: IVPAF) Co-Chairs Robert Friedland and Yufeng "Miles" Sun announced that construction of Kamoa-Kakula's Phase 2 concentrator plant, which is designed to double copper production to approximately 400,000 tonnes a...

    2021-10-12 7:10 AM EDT
  • Ivanhoe Mines Responds to Western Foreland Media Report

    Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - October 5, 2021) - Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) (OTCQX: IVPAF) is aware of a Bloomberg article with respect to its Western Foreland copper exploration project, which is adjacent to, and along trend of, the Kamoa-Kakula Copper Mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo.Ivanhoe does not comment on market rumors or speculation, nor discuss specific negotiations. Ivanhoe can, however, confirm that at this time there are no undisclosed material facts or events regarding the Western Foreland project.Information...

    2021-10-05 8:05 AM EDT
  • Kamoa-Kakula Phase 1 Concentrator Mills Approximately 320,000 Tonnes of Ore Grading 6.0% Copper in September, Exceeding Steady-State Design Throughput

    A record 16,010 tonnes of copper produced in the month ended September 20More than 46,750 tonnes of copper produced year-to-date to September 202021 production guidance range for copper in concentrate raised to 85,000 to 95,000 tonnesFloated concentrate grade improved to 55.7% copper; average plant flotation recovery increased to 85.1%; both nearing nameplate designPhase 2 concentrator construction now more than 50% completeMining crews delivered 384,000 tonnes of ore grading 5.58% copper in September, including 141,000 tonnes grading 7.32% copper fr

    2021-09-30 8:43 AM EDT
  • Kamoa-Kakula Phase 1 Concentrator Plant Approaching Steady-State-Design Performance

    14,815 tonnes of copper produced in August, bringing the year-to-date production to more than 36,700 tonnesInstallation of an additional concentrate filter expected by end of October 2021, further boosting copper productionPhase 2 concentrator plant construction now 44% completeMining crews delivered 220,000 tonnes of ore grading a record 6.03% copper from August 1 to 20, including 85,000 tonnes grading 7.55% copper from the centre of the Kakula MineSurface ore stockpiles continue to grow; now hold 3.59 million tonnes grading 4.77% copper,...

    2021-09-07 7:15 AM EDT
  • Kamoa Copper Extends Existing Financing Agreement with DRC's State-Owned Power Company to Facilitate the Upgrade of Turbine 5 at the Inga II Hydropower Complex

    Turbine 5 to produce 162 MW of renewable hydropower, providing the Kamoa-Kakula Copper Complex and associated smelter with sustainable electricity for Phase 3 and future expansionsCombined 240 MW output from the Mwadingusha and Inga II hydropower plants also will benefit local communities Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo--(Newsfile Corp. - August 16, 2021) - Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) (OTCQX: IVPAF) Co-Chairs Robert Friedland and Yufeng "Miles" Sun are pleased to announce that Ivanhoe Mines Energy DRC - a sister company of...

    2021-08-16 7:30 AM EDT
  • Ivanhoe Mines Issues Q2 Financial Results and Review of Operations, Mine Construction and Exploration Progress

    Kamoa-Kakula Copper Mine achieved Phase 1 commercial production on July 1, 2021; first phase projected to produce approximately 200,000 tonnes of copper per yearKamoa-Kakula's Phase 2 expansion, scheduled for Q3 2022, will double annual copper output to approximately 400,000 tonnesIvanhoe Mines pledges net-zero greenhouse gas emissions at the Kamoa-Kakula Copper MineGood progress being made on Ivanhoe's Western Foreland exploration program, searching for DRC's next tier-one copper discoveryDevelopment of the world-scale Platreef palladium, rhodium, platinum, nickel, copper and gold project i

    2021-08-11 4:15 AM EDT
  • Kamoa-Kakula Phase 1 Concentrator Plant Achieved Commercial Production On July 1, 2021

    Copper production exceeded 500 tonnes per day towards the end of JulyPhase 1 concentrator copper recoveries averaged approximately 81% during July as commissioning advancesPhase 2 concentrator expansion to 7.6 Mtpa more than 35% complete; well on track to begin operations in Q3 2022Mining crews set a new record for underground development in July, at 3,876 metres, and deliver a record 414,000 tonnes of ore grading 5.16% copper, including 85,000 tonnes grading 7.70% copper from the centre of the Kakula MineSurface ore...

    2021-08-03 8:07 AM EDT
  • Kamoa-Kakula Begins Exporting Copper Concentrate Internationally as Production Ramps Up

    Kamoa Copper draws down US$300 million advance payment facility available under the offtake agreements; all future Phase 1 operating costs and majority of Phase 2 capital expenditures expected to be funded from copper sales and facilities in placeDaily shipments of copper concentrate to local smelter to produce 99%-pure blister copper also continuingKolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo--(Newsfile Corp. - July 19, 2021) - Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) (OTCQX: IVPAF) Co-Chairs Robert Friedland and Yufeng "Miles" Sun are pleased to announce that...

    2021-07-19 7:15 AM EDT