South32 looks north
BHP Billiton spin-off joins Trilogy, NANA at Upper Kobuk Mineral Projects
Last updated 1/16/2018 at 8:01pm
South32 Ltd., a coal and base metals miner spun out of BHP Billiton in 2015, has cut a US$150 million deal with Trilogy Metals Inc. to earn up to a 50 percent interest in the Upper Kobuk Mineral Projects, UKMP, a large land package that blankets most of the Ambler Mining District in Northwest Alaska.
South32, which up to this point was focused on the Southern Hemisphere, has eight mines in Aust...