"It’s obviously really important for Tshisekedi to have SADC’s approval and endorsement for his presidency”
Cobalt Mining News
This project refines the key raw material for the preparation of ternary power batteries from the laterite nickel ore – battery-grade nickel-cobalt raw materials.
In a surprise twist, Democratic Republic of Congo opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi was declared the winner of last month’s presidential election.
Surge will continue to hold its interest in its cobalt projects in both Chile and Ontario, and its lithium brine project in Chile.
Cobalt 27 will put in about $9 million into a share of production at Mineral Resources and Jiangxi Ganfeng Lithium's Mount Marion lithium project in Western Australia.
Pancon revealed that its objective for the initial phase of Montcalm’s program is to drill at least 4,500 metres to test a series of new conductor targets identified in 2018.
Government has delayed the release of provisional results from last week’s presidential election as criticism of the country’s handling of the vote grew.
There are real costs associated with conducting project cost estimates in-house.
Global demand for cobalt is rocketing, with the rate of annual increase now at 8-10%.
The Democratic Republic of Congo is in uncharted waters as the nation awaits election results marking the end of President Joseph Kabila’s rule.
The revision means that output of cobalt rose 35.9 percent compared to the same period in 2017, rather than 92.5 percent as the bank said previously.
The Chamber of Mines said that as a result of the changes, more than 58% of Zambia's copper producers would be loss-making at current prices.
The acquisition, valued at $96 million, will increase Cobalt 27’s exposure to nickel through the Ramu nickel-cobalt mine in Papua New Guinea.
The founder of the US private security company aims to raise as much as $500 million to invest in deposits of metals such as cobalt, lithium and copper.
Companies should start preparing for when the rules come into effect.
The attention of the mining industry has shifted.
This weekend, the vast central African nation is banking on a new method: the ballot box.
The project will be located in the Lukuni region in the south.
This deal is Gem Co Ltd's latest effort to win a bigger share of the booming power cell market.
Magenta hosts numerous high-grade cobalt/gold/silver/nickel vein and skarn style deposits.
The effective tax rate will range from 86% to 105%, with about 27,900 jobs at risk - Zambia Chamber of Mines.
ERG recognises the urgent need for metal suppliers to commit to ensuring that cobalt is produced and sourced responsibly and sustainably and to support the efforts of its customers.
Sunrise is one of the highest grade and largest nickel and cobalt deposits outside of Africa and one of the largest and highest grade scandium deposits in the world.
The move brings the company one step closer to being granted a mining lease.
Uncertainty around future battery technologies and chemistries mean that 'future-proof' recycling technologies need to be developed.