Capital raising for exploration up more than 32%.
Now more than ever, only select mining companies are attracting investors.
Gold assets among favourites.
Time for all parties to reconsider industry policies.
The proposed mine straddles the West Australian and Northern Territory border on the Browns Range Dome and is expected to produce 279,000 kg of dysprosium a year over its 10-year mine life.
Hitachi holds over 600 neodymium iron boron magnet patents, but has authorized only eight Chinese companies to use them in a total of 149 patents.
WTO ruling an afterthought as Beijing approves sweeping changes to its rare earth industry and fast-tracks state stockpiling.
China' wants astronauts on the moon early 2020s. Filling one shuttle's cargo bay with helium-3 could bring the equivalent energy of 1bn barrels of oil back to earth.
Nuclear energy production and waste disposal remain under a ban.
The industry’s aggregate market capitalization improved for the sixth month in a row in June, reaching $1.75 trillion, the highest level since January 2013.
Survey shows 9 out of ten Australian mining execs see few positives over next 12 months.
Sector on verge of major breakout.
Cost reduction measures in the mining industry could well have undermined the sector's productivity, which remains down, according to a new EY report.
State-owned and private companies from the UK, Germany, India, Brazil, Singapore and Russia are among those to benefit from the seabed regulator’s decision.
With the race on to develop non-Chinese REE sources, he suggests three projects likely to end up on the podium.
The news come only weeks after the government announced it would begin funding explorations projects to locate deposits of the coveted elements.
Superchargers replenish half a charge in as little as 20 minutes.
Metals, minerals play critical roles in smartphones, electric vehicles.
Firm struggled to increase output due to problems at Malaysian plant.
Parliamentary report says half of globe's known rare earth reserves are in Canada and China's deposits could be worked out within three decades.
There is an estimated 104,300 metric tons of thorium and rare earth element-rich veins in the area where MMG Limited has been granted exploration rights.
Net profits from progressing economies-based miners reached $24 billion in 2013, compared to a net loss of $4 billion for developed market firms.
The country's ’s new mineral resources law, which is awaiting the President’s signature, faces growing opposition as the mines minister, industry and opposition seek review.
Don't underestimate Beijing's resolve to crack down on its dirty, low-tech industry and the effect it will have on supply and prices says two new reports.
The company plans to use the net proceeds from the offering for general corporate purposes, including funding ongoing operations and/or capital requirements, and discretionary capital programs.
Brent Cook from Exploration Insights chats with Cambridge House Live anchor Vanessa Collette about the state of the junior mining sector.
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