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Toronto-explorer's 100%-owned Lac Guéret graphite property in Québec has some high-profile backers.
Commodities are and always will be a cyclical market, asserts Chris Berry of House Mountain Partners. That's why he's not sweating disappointing stock performance and flat pricing environments.
A look at how the failures of graphite producers sparked price volatility and an exploration boom and yet they are set to be the main beneficiaries.
The market for high quality graphite and nuclear graphite in particular is much bigger than the brokerage industry in Canada assumes, according to Duncan.
The lightning-fast material stands a chance of becoming the next best thing in processors.
Price for critical mineral used in electric vehicles and steel refractories at $1,350/tonne.
Prices and production down.
"200 times stronger than steel, more conductive than copper."
"We have suspended mining owing to high inventory levels."
Industrial minerals analyst Simon Moores says now is the time to look for responsible junior graphite miners that base their economics on current (lower) prices
Optimistic and conservative projections both show wins.
Germanium and graphene battle for the future of electronics.
A "scatter gun approach" to patent filing.
Strongest material known to man
Graphite still has legs.
Insight into the complicated graphite market
In this interview with The Metals Report, David Skarica compares the graphite space to the rare earth and uranium arenas
Canada Carbon to acquire past producing lump/vein graphite property and Two Flake graphite properties
Canada Carbon to acquire past producing lump/vein graphite property and Two Flake graphite properties.
Included in this sample: 152.4m (410 feet) interval was 9.14m (30 feet) grading 3.55% Cg and 19.81m (65 feet) grading 3.78% Cg.
Pursuant to the terms of the agreement dated August 29th, 2012 Uragold received a total cash payment of $300,000 CDN and 5,000,000 common shares of Canada Carbon Inc.
Valterra Returns 65.6% of carbon content into jumbo & large flake graphite fractions in metallurgical grab sample at Bobcaygeon
Analysis returned returned the following highlights: 65.6% graphite reported to jumbo and large flake size fraction classifications including 45.6% jumbo flake (+48 mesh or > 0.297mm).
The company has announced it is exercising a legal recourse against certain parties with respect to a transaction with the company for the Labrador Trough group of properties.
A team of U.S-Franco scientists led by Yale University hit the jackpot by discovering not just another celestial body near the Earth, but one that it is likely to be covered in diamonds and it is twice the size of our planet.
Flakes are king in the graphite space, where large flake commands a substantial premium. But the path to production can be long and twisted, with many moving parts.