Other Elements and Materials

Mining News Pro - A soil sampling programme has started at a copper/cobalt licence in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) owned by Aim-listed natural resources development company Red Rock Resources.

Mining News Pro - Chile`s State copper miner, Codelco, has submitted an environmental impact assessment of its plans to overhaul its aging Salvador deposit that would sharply increase its production and extend its life by 40 years.

Mining News Pro - An ultra-rare mineral named reidite has been found from what is possibly the world’s largest crater at Shark Bay in Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - Metallic Minerals (TSXV: MMG; US-OTC: MMNGF) is wrapping up its $2.5-million summer work program in the Yukon.

Mining News Pro - This week India’s domestic PPGI market has remained dull amid limited inquiries along with sluggish demand prevailing in domestic market.

Mining News Pro - This week observed mixed sentiments as majority of markets reported slight decline in offers, except Japan where domestic prices still continued to remain strong.

Mining News Pro - Post the one-week National Day Holidays, graphite electrode (GE) prices in China has continued on a rising trend and surged by RMB 10,000/MT (USD 1,444/MT).

Mining News Pro - Scrap importers in Turkey have been observing range bound prices since last couple of weeks.

Mining News Pro - A bullish sentiment has been prevailing throughout the Indian Ferro Silicon market.

Mining News Pro - SteelMint learned from market participants that imported scrap market in India continues silence on depreciated currency (INR) against USD which remains cause of concern.

Mining News Pro - NYSE- and TSX-listed Barrick Gold has maintained its 2018 production guidance at 4.5-million to 5-million ounces and its copper guidance at 345-million to 410-million pounds, after reporting preliminary third-quarter production results.

Mining News Pro - Buoyed by a strong set of financial results for the September quarter, mineral drilling contractor Swick Mining Services is making plans to launch a deep exploration division.

Mining News Pro - OZ Minerals has completed an earn-in to acquire 51 per cent of the West Musgrave copper-nickel joint venture project in Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - Northern Minerals has proposed using a new ore sorting technology on its existing Browns Range stockpiles to increase production of rare earths in northern Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - In the absence of a safeguard duty on cheap imports from Sarawak, and with a steep power tariff, the Indian ferroalloys industry is at the receiving end.

Mining News Pro - Indian Silico Manganese prices remain unchanged owing to high ore prices and weak Rupee.

Mining News Pro - Turkey-world’s largest scrap importer has been witnessing rising EAF route crude steel production in CY18. Considerably rising scrap imports could be a result of high usage of scrap in EAF steel outputs in the country.

Mining News Pro - The Silico Manganese price in China is unlikely to go down further, although it halted from rising before the National Day holiday.

Mining News Pro - This week observed ‘stable to strong’ prices mainly in global scrap markets like USA, Turkey and South East Asia.

Mining News Pro - South Africa, one of the leading scrap exporters observed fall in its ferrous scrap exports in Aug’18 on monthly basis against exports recorded in Jul’18.

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