The company is close to making a decision on developing Mina do Barroso mine, which could become the first European supplier of spodumene, a lithium-bearing mineral.
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Ernst & Young’s Canadian Mining Eye index, which tracks the performance of 100 Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange mid-tier and junior miners — dropped 2% in the last quarter of 2018.
The mining and trading giant will cap its production of thermal and coking coal at about 150m tonnes per year, close to its planned output level for 2019.
Orocobre's expected production bump in Argentina won't happen this year.
Panoramic Resources' first shipment from the Savannah mine contained 7,735 wmt of nickel/copper/cobalt concentrate valued in approximately $6.1 million.
The global tin market is expected to move into a surplus of 500 tonnes this year from a 7,500-tonne deficit in 2018.
The interest behind its acquisition of all of Vanadium North Resources' shares is the Valley of Vanadium project in the Northwest Territories.
Improving battery technologies will mean that even long-haul trucks could be economically electrified during the second half of the next decade.
Together with an industry partner, the company built a pilot plant to recycle cobalt, nickel, manganese, and aluminum.
Output of cobalt rose 43.8 percent to 106,439 tonnes, while gold production increased by 22.6 percent to 28,539 kg.
Carmakers may have to consider investing directly in cobalt mines in order to secure supply over the next three to five years, according to ord Motor Co. senior manager for energy storage strategy and research Ted Miller.
Wood Mackenzie forecasts that global lead production will increase in 2019 by about 250 kt.
Avalon and Cheetah want to work together at the Nechalacho project near Yellowknife.
And that's all the way to 2050.
Repair work in the fourth quarter slightly impacted production, but that was more than offset by surging vanadium prices as demand for the metal grows.
Indonesian officials targeting 20% EV production by 2025.
Sixty-five engineers from 15 countries came up with ideas.
The Canadian miner won't be buying the Hautalampi cobalt, nickel, copper project in eastern Finland at this time due to financing issues.
German carmaker will invest 870 million euros ($985 million) by 2020 to develop e-vehicle components, including batteries and charging stations.
The lithium miner, the world’s second largest producer of the white metal, has approved additional measures to protect corporate data considered confidential from China'a Tianqi, which recently bought almost a quarter of the Chilean company.
The joint venture, to be owned 51 percent by Toyota and the rest by Panasonic, could also provide batteries to Toyota’s EV technology partners Mazda Corp (7261.T) and Subaru Corp (7270.T).
The German car industry shouldn’t depend on Asian suppliers.
China’s Contemporary Amperex Technology (CATL) plans to produce 60 gigawatt hours by the fifth year of its German plant operations.
Historical resource at the company's Irgon Lithium Mine is estimated at 1.2 million tonnes grading 1.51% Li20.
Artisan will be a Business Unit in the Load and Haul Division within Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology.