A global energy transition is underway, with lithium-ion as one of the leading energy storage technologies for both handheld technology and electric cars.
China Mining News
Plug-in-vehicle market in China surges to a record 1.8% of total passenger vehicle sales.
At three-month low with $50s now in sight.
China announced the creation of an oil futures contract that will be denominated in Yuan and convertible into gold.
The Dalian Commodity Exchange's most-traded iron ore contract, for January delivery, closed down 0.98 percent at 454.5 yuan ($68.45) per tonne.
Great Wall will be involved in what seems to be the first direct investment in a lithium supplier by an automaker.
North Korea’s biggest trading partner imported 1.64 million tonnes of coal in August
Hong Kong stock exchange plans to launch a U.S. dollar-denominated, cash-settled iron ore futures contract in Hong Kong to compete with U.S. & Asian rivals.
The agreement brings Yancoal’s stake in the Warkworth project to about 85 percent.
Figure represents about a third of the country's iron ore mines currently in operations.
Following several days of losses, iron ore spot markets saw a slight growth on Tuesday
A new report from BMI Research states that the global refined zinc market will remain in deficit over the next few years
Swedish project, envisioned on scale of Tesla's Gigafactory, aims to cater to auto industry, compete with Asian suppliers.
China is expected to slash in half the rate of steel production in Tangshan, a city in the north-east that produces 11 per cent of the country’s total output
The Asian giant is very interested in “intensifying investment trade and cooperation” with Argentina
The most-active coking coal futures on the Dalian Commodity Exchange tumbled as much as 6.5 percent in early trade on Monday.
As far as China's miners are concerned, the modern-day Silk Road is paved with gold.
The lines will start their production at the beginning of 2019.
Environmental protection campaigns in China are tightening the country's supplies of both graphite and needle coke.
Concentrate supply appears abundant as Chinese smelters hike treatment and refining charges by as much as 10%.
As always when prices start to decline after a surge that appeared unrelated to supply-demand fundamentals, the question is will the reverse become a rout and where exactly does fair value lie?
Former minister Lopez had to leave the post after the same legislative panel that delayed Cimatu’s confirmation rejected her appointment.
Now Australia's central bank wades into debate about the direction of the iron ore price.
Chinese steelmakers are producing at record rates before mandated cuts in winter which could result in a steep drop-off in iron ore demand later this year.
The International Institute of Diamond Grading & Research has announced it is expanding its existing grading partnership with Soo Kee Group into China, following the launch of Soo Kee’s bridal specialist brand, Love & Co., in the country.