The Brazilian mine dam collapses and resultant forced shutdown of some of that country’s iron ore mines had caused a major seaborne supply squeeze across all of the commodity’s types.
The high rate of unemployment among the geoscientists responsible for Australia’s ongoing mineral wealth discoveries has led to an implored plea to the Federal Government to protect local jobs with a tightening of 457 Visa eligibility requirements for overseas geos.
China’s economic transformation to drive new global demand for flake graphite: Australian junior explorer boss
The transformation of China’s economy away from manufacturing to downstream technology development is expected to drive significant new demand for the world’s flake graphite producers.
Toro Energy Limited (ASX:TOE) has commenced community consultation ahead of the public release of an environmental statement seeking government approval for an extension of the Company’s advanced and already approved Wiluna Uranium Project in Western Australia.