Together with an industry partner, the company built a pilot plant to recycle cobalt, nickel, manganese, and aluminum.
American Manganese Mining News
The company plans to build and begin operating a hydrometallurgical plant to prove continuous recovery of cathode material
Manganese demand is closely tied to the global steel market. While there are questions about what 2011 will offer, in terms of steel demand, especially as China appears to be cooling off, there are other stories out there talking about India’s rampant appetite for raw materials for steel production in the face of rising prices.