Lead, Zinc and coblat

Mining News Pro - New Century Resources’ first shipment from the restarted Century zinc mine in Queensland has arrived in China.

Mining News Pro - Merely a week after Glencore subsidiary Katanga Mining halted cobalt exports from its Kamoto mine, in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), its copper exports have also been suspended as a result of an alleged failure to declare and pay duties on 6 650 t of copper in late 2015, early 2016.

Mining News Pro - LONDON - China, the leading holder of international deep sea exploration licences, has increased its lead in the race for alternative sources of battery minerals by taking samples from cobalt-bearing mountains deep in the Pacific.

Mining News Pro - Estimated global non-ferrous exploration budgets, 1996- 2018. (Image: S&P Global Market Intelligence)

Mining News Pro - Anyone needing a reminder of the tenuousness of the global cobalt market

Mining News Pro - ASX-listed Broken Hill prospecting has issued a notice of dispute to fellow listed Cobalt Blue over the start of drilling activities at the Thackaringa cobalt project, in South Australia.

Mining News Pro - Cobalt is almost always a byproduct of nickel and copper mining. Image: Glencore Instagram

Mining News Pro - Since hitting near decade highs in March, cobalt prices are down by more than a third, languishing in the low $50,000s.

Mining News Pro - Go Cobalt Mining (CSE: GOCO) has signed an option agreement with Contigo Resources to earn 100% interest in the Barachois vanadium property located in Quebec’s Gaspe Peninsula.

Mining News Pro - (Updates with closing prices, recasts) By Peter Hobson LONDON, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Zinc prices on Wednesday fell to a seven-week low on expectations that a supply crunch will ease.

Mining News Pro - Mineralization exhibiting cobalt bloom from the first level of the Castle cobalt-silver mine in Northern Ontario. (Image: Canada Cobalt Works)

Mining News Pro - The share price of ASX-listed Cobalt Blue fell by 25% on Thursday following the company’s decision to delay the development of the Thackaringa cobalt project, in South Australia, and to maintain a 70% interest in the project rather than working towards full ownership.

Mining News Pro - According to a study by the International Lead and Zinc Organization, the global demand for refined lead this year will increase by about 0.2 percent to 11.71 million tons and in 2019 it will increase by 0.7 percent to 11.79 million tons.

Mining News Pro - A total of 41 transactions were made on cash-settled lead, zinc, tin and nickel futures warrants in their trading debut on Thursday, the Shanghai Futures Exchange (ShFE) said in a statement

Mining News Pro - In the first six months of this year, the Anguran lead and zinc compound has grown 45 percent from mining in the same period last year.

Mining News Pro - Mobarakeh Steel Co. and Calcimine Co., along with a number of banks, were listed on the US Department of the Daily Sweepstakes SDN, due to a stocktaking association with last night`s mobilization. Their property in the United States is blocked and American citizens are not allowed to communicate with them and will be subject to secondary sanctions.

Mining News Pro - The price per tonne has grown to more than $ 2,600 on global markets.

Mining News Pro - Aim-listed Galileo Resources has completed its Phase 2 diamond drilling programme and reported positive assay results so far for the first eight holes analysed, at its 80.75%-owned Star Zinc project, in Zambia.

Mining News Pro - The Oposura zinc/lead/silver project, in Mexico, will cost some A$69.9-million to develop, a scoping study reveals.

Mining News Pro - Henrik Fisker, CEO, Fisker Inc. and board member, First Cobalt. Image provided by Fisker Inc.

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