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Brazil's Tin output posts mixed results in 2016
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Minsur's Brazilian subsidiary, Taboca, remains the top producer of both tin ore and metal.

Mixed results for Brazil tin output in 2016
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The ITRI 2017 tin market and futures hedging seminar was held in Shenzhen on April 20 and was strongly assisted and supported by Shanghai Futures Exchange (SHFE). Approximately 70 members from ITRI China's Associate Membership and the ITRI-IPC China Solder Technology Group (CSTG) attended the meeting. The seminar covered the outlook for the tin market in 2017 as well as discussion on China's tin futures market operation and development outlook, risk management of non-ferrous metals company th...

Hedging benefits highlighted at ITRI China seminar
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Alphamin Resources Corp. (AFM: TSXV) has announced that early construction works have commenced at its Bisie Tin Project in North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo, while significant progress has been made on finding a full funding solution for the project. The work on the box cut and the continued upgrading of the 34km access road has already commenced with expected completion by December this year, following the successful upgrading of the initial 9km of the access road to enable...

Global Tin market records tiny deficit during Jan-Feb
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The tin market recorded a deficit of 0.2 kilo ton (kt) during January to February 2017 and there were no DLA deliveries during the period. Total reported stocks fell by 1.2 kt during February and ended the period 2 kt higher than December 2016, according to World Bureau of Metal Statistics (WBMS).

Downstream funding the middle path on due diligence costs
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
ITRI and member companies have developed a new industry Code of Conduct specifically designed for global tin mining and smelting operations and addressing the growing expectations of tin users and consumers. Now we are pleased to announce that our members, as leaders in the tin production sector, will begin voluntary reporting against these industry standards in Q3 of 2017. The ITRI Code of Conduct has 10 Principles addressing basic expectations of legal compliance and publication of policy s...

Two Chinese tin smelters report temporary supply disruption
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Two Chinese tin smelters (Gejiu Jinye and Gejiu Zili) suspended production from early April.

Commodities: Crude rises after API data, Saudi output hints
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 20:19:06 GMT
However weaker metals prices on account of slowing Chinese Producer inflation are capping gains for commodities producers, he said ... three-month industrial metals were mostly lower. Zinc fell 1.83%, tin lost 1.36% and aluminum slipped 0.29%, while ...

Commodities: Crude futures rise on Libya oilfield shutdown, Middle ...
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 20:19:03 GMT
If geopolitical tensions increase across the world, the safe-haven demand for gold could return and keep gold prices buoyant, he said. On London Metals Exchange, three-month industrial metals were mostly lower. Zinc fell 1.32%, tin lost 0.42%, and copper ...

Test drilling begins at site of potential new tungsten mine - ...
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Canadian firm Strongbow is also investing in Cornwall with new exploration at South Crofty tin mine in Pool, closed in 1998. Last month, it was revealed that vast deposits of a lithium, a precious metal used in batteries and dubbed 'white petroleum ... ...

Elementos reveals new development strategy
Wed, 05 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Strongbow Exploration Inc. (TSX-V: SBW) has announced the success completion of water treatment trials at its South Crofty tin project, located in Cornwall, UK. The company is now planning to submit an application to the UK Environment Agency (EA) for a mine waste permit. The mine waste permit will seek consent for water discharge of 25,000m3 from the mine over an 18-24 month period and it is anticipated to be granted before the end of summer this year. Once...

Bushveld to expand tin portfolio
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Through its subsidiary, Greenhill Resources, Bushveld is working to develop the Mokopane tin project i

Commodities: Crude prices tumble after US inventories build; ...
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Price pressure on oil was anticipated after Tuesday night's ... Finally, three-month industrial metals on London Metals Exchange were mixed. Zinc and copper were down by more than 1%, while aluminum and tin made minor gains below 0.3%.

ITSCi report demonstrates effective risk management outcomes ...
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
London-listed Bushveld Minerals Limited has raised further funds for its planned acquisition of Strategic Minerals Corporation after agreeing on a deal with Wogen Resources related to its alloying business. Both Bushveld and Strategic Minerals have tin projects in development. Through its subsidiary, Greenhill Resources, Bushveld is working to develop the Mokopane tin project in South Africa, but also has a suite of vanadium, titanium, iron ore and coal assets. Strategic Minerals became equal...

Commodities: Crude prices slide as glut spectre rises; gold lower ...
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:19:04 GMT
The prices of both grades dived lower after two separate reports ... Three-month industrial metals on the London Metals Exchange were all lower. Copper led, followed by zinc, tin and then aluminum. Among agriculturals, Chicago Board of Trade-priced corn ...

Chinese Zinc, Refined Tin production may increase in March
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT
After a fall in Chinese zinc and refined tin production in February, SMM forecast that the output would increase during the month of March.

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