New data from Benchmark Mineral Intelligence shows China’s share of global natural graphite output in 2014 falls to mid-1990 levels.
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Credit Suisse analyst Michael Slifirski: new non-Chinese graphite and vanadium supply could create new demand
More may really be better for end users and mining companies when it comes to graphite.
2014 has seen graphite stocks in Australia take-off with the value of ASX-listed companies topping $1bn
Many technologies have been tested in the field or been fully installed, but their real-world applications have created constant questions around a number of fixed themes: the three-points concern cost, technology, and potential environmental impact, as well as the need for specific regulation and end-of-life management.
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Now more than ever, only select mining companies are attracting investors.
Data-driven efficiency innovations showcased at Grow Conference in Whistler.
Authorities said Grupo Mexico lied about a spill of 40,000 cubic meters of acids and heavy metals that contaminated two rivers and a dam in the northern state of Sonora.
Who stands to capture the graphite market?
Plant means jobs for 6,500 people.
An update to an administrative document in China will widen the access available to foreign investors in certain industries, including graphite and rare earths.
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Metals, minerals play critical roles in smartphones, electric vehicles.
Tesla has dubbed its $5-billion pet project, the "Gigafactory," and it could be up and running by 2017, prompting the need for battery-grade materials like graphite, lithium and cobalt.
The electric motor company's plans to double the globe's battery output will up graphite demand 152%, but sourcing cobalt outside the Congo could prove difficult.
The correction in the lithium ETF may be an opportunity for long-term believers in the electrification of automobiles.
Headlines about a Chinese economic slowdown may get good web traffic, but the real story is that China is buying up uranium and other resources around the world.
Advances in automotive battery technology are making graphite the next big thing for commodity investors. Graphite is the critical material for the new generation of batteries, even more than lithium or rare earths.
$5bn ‘gigafactory’ to spark EV uptake; battery graphite demand could double in 6 years with no growth elsewhere.
Stephen Riddle, CEO of Asbury Graphite Mills Inc., has been in the business long enough to have seen companies come and go, sometimes more than once.
More than ever, companies, government and academia are forming partnerships to solve a global problem—the ongoing need for scarce critical materials.
Over-hyped or game-changer? How the differing views on graphene could result in lack of integration with flake graphite mining
China's recent halting of flake graphite production in Pingdu, Shandong, made headlines, and has many investors wondering how supply may shift.
Over 1.6 million shares of Mason Graphite(TSX.V: LLG) traded Thursday after the company released an updated mineral resource estimate for its 100% owned Lac Guéret Graphite Project in northeastern Quebec.
The results of the 2013 drill program were successful in extending mineralization along strike by an additional 850 meters and further confirming continuity.