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Mincor sets up nickel portfolio for the Long haul
Thu, 23 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Mincor Resources will raise up to $23 million to fast-track its plans to restart high-grade nickel sulphide mining near Kambalda in Western Australia.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/mincor-drives-nickel-portfolio-through-purchase-of-igo-operation/


Metminco to enlarge Colombian gold territory with friendly takeover
Mon, 20 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Metminco will merge with unlisted company Andes Resources to create a leading Colombian gold explorer and developer with one of the largest portfolios of gold-copper exploration assets in the Cauca Valley.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/metminco-to-enlarge-gold-territory-in-colombia-with-friendly-takeover/


BHP backs future of Nickel West to drive battery market
Wed, 15 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT
BHP has indicated it will keep the Nickel West business in Western Australia as the company looks to capitalise on the emerging global battery market.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/bhp-backs-future-of-nickel-west-to-drive-battery-market/


Palmer protests QLD Government denial of Townsville port access
Tue, 14 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Clive Palmer plans to pursue legal action against the Queensland Government for allegedly refusing to provide Queensland Nickel Resources with access to the Port of Townsville.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/palmer-to-sue-queensland-government-for-denying-port-access/


Gold prices under pressure as US economy shows strength
Sun, 05 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Last week, the entire commodity complex was hit hard after ... Copper, Lead and Nickel ended with 2 percent losses while Zinc and Aluminium managed to end the week with minimal gains. Energy prices maintained its course. Crude oil ended lower by 2.5 ...
https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/markets/gold-prices-under-pressure-as-us-economy-shows-strength-3931211.html


First Quantum could restart Ravensthorpe amid surging nickel ...
Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT
First Quantum Minerals has signalled the potential comeback of its Ravensthorpe nickel-cobalt operation in Western Australia next year if commodity prices continue to rise.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/first-quantum-could-restart-ravensthorpe-amid-surging-commodity-prices/


Australian battery materials plant eyes financing deal by end-June
Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Australian Mines aims to produce 53,300 tonnes of nickel sulphate and 8,500 of cobalt sulphate a year, making it a sizeable producer of the materials used in lithium batteries for electric vehicles.
http://www.mining.com/web/australian-battery-materials-plant-eyes-financing-deal-end-june/


Exclusive: Tesla expects global shortage of electric vehicle ...
Thu, 02 May 2019 21:04:13 GMT
By Ernest Scheyder WASHINGTON Reuters - Tesla Inc expects global shortages of nickel, copper and other electric-vehicle battery minerals down the road due to underinvestment in the mining sector,...
http://uk.investing.com/news/stock-market-news/exclusive-tesla-expects-global-shortage-of-electric-vehicle-battery-minerals--sources-1501267


Queensland Nickel makes claim for Yabulu Refinery rail operations
Thu, 02 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Clive Palmer-owned Queensland Nickel has applied to be the rail operator for the Yabulu Nickel Refinery operations in North Queensland.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/queensland-nickel-makes-claim-for-yabulu-refinery-rail-operations/


Nova, Tropicana push Independence Group to new heights
Wed, 01 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Independence Group (IGO) has continued its record-breaking streak at the Nova nickel-copper operation in Western Australia during the March quarter.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/nova-tropicana-push-independence-group-to-new-heights/


Nova Nickel Mine Boosts Independence Groups Quarterly Revenues
Wed, 01 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Nova Nickel Mine Boosts Independence Groups Quarterly Revenues Independence Groups Nova nickel-copper asset has broken records as production hit 8,375 tonnes of nickel and 3,731 tonnes of copper.
https://investingnews.com/daily/resource-investing/base-metals-investing/nickel-investing/nova-mine-boosts-independence-group-quarterly-revenue/


A 5%-yielding FTSE 100 dividend stock Id buy and hold forever
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 13:03:57 GMT
Mining stocks have a bad reputation with some investors. But if you approach this sector in the right way, I believe miners can be a good source of dividend income.Despite environmental concerns,...
http://uk.investing.com/news/stock-market-news/a-5yielding-ftse-100-dividend-stock-id-buy-and-hold-forever-1494674


Step-out drilling confirms and extends high-grade nickel-cobalt ...
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 05:23:56 GMT
Highlights: Drilling consistently confirming elevated nickel and cobalt values Shallow mineralization from surface 6-metre intercept containing 1.93% nickel equivalent Vancouver, B.C. Pacific Rim Cobalt Corp. (the Company or Pacific Rim Cobalt) (CSE: BOLT) (OTCQB: PCRCF) (FRANKFURT: NXFE) is pleased to announce results from its ongoing 2019 shallow vertical diamond drilling program at its flagship Continue Reading The post Step-out drilling confirms and extends high-grade nickel-cobalt mineralization appeared first on Pacific Rim Cobalt Corp..
https://pacificrimcobalt.com/2019/04/23/step-out-drilling-confirms-and-extends-high-grade-nickel-cobalt-mineralization/


MCX Live Share Price
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 04:19:02 GMT
Similarly, for the base metals category, the different types of commodities traded are: aluminium, aluminium mini, copper, copper mini, lead, nickel, zinc and so on. For the energy category MCX offers trading in crude oil, Brent crude oil and natural gas ...
https://www.indiainfoline.com/mcx


OZ Minerals contracts Mobilaris, Epiroc for Carrapateena digitalisation
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 00:00:00 GMT
OZ Minerals plans to incorporate advanced digitalisation technology at its underground Carrapateena operation thanks to a partnership with Epiroc and Mobilaris.
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/oz-minerals-contracts-mobilaris-epiroc-for-carapateena-digitisation/


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