GRAPHITE Mining News

Benoit Gascon: an insider's take on the complicated graphite market

Insight into the complicated graphite market

Graphite stock strategies for a second bubble

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.

Alabama Graphite Corp. drills a 152.4m (410 ft) intercept at its Coosa graphite project, Alabama

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.

Uragold closes the sale of the Asbury Graphite property to Canada Carbons

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).

Focus Graphite initiates legal recourse

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.

Yale researchers discover diamond planet twice the size of the Earth

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.

Big flakes finish first in the graphite market

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.

Rare earths and graphite— the critical factors for success: Gareth Hatch

Comparisons are useful in evaluating a company, but in the rare earth market, it's not as simple as a spreadsheet.

First Graphite identifies 7 km and 14 km long VTEM conductors on its Henry Graphite project

Identified through a helicopter-borne survey, the company reports having found 7 km and 14 km long VTEM conductors indicative of graphite mineralization.

Investments worth their weight in graphite: Glen Jones

Graphite is the "it" metal of the moment, but as an investment space it remains largely misunderstood.

Galaxy Graphite Corp. commences field work at SUN project, Quebec

The Phase 1 work program will consist of prospecting, mapping and sampling, and will be completed by early July, 2012.

Infographic: The lithium ion battery

Visualcapitalist has crafted an infographic on the Lithium Ion battery and how it will shape the future.

Focus Graphite to earn into Lara's Caninde Project in Brazil

Lara Exploration has signed an agreement with Focus Graphite Inc., whereby the later can earn up to a 60% interest in Lara's wholly-owned Canindé Graphite Project in Ceará State, northeast Brazil.

Will graphite go the way of rare earth?

Louis James, a mining investment strategist at Casey Research's office outside Seattle, first started to hear the odd question about graphite a year ago.

Straight talk from the Graphite Express

In early May, the Graphite Express Conference rolled in to Toronto for a date with investors looking to punch a ticket to big returns.

Trade halt issued for Focus Metals, graphite junior

Trading has been suspended for Focus Metals (CVE:FMS) pending a material announcement.

Bolero jumps on graphite trend

Proving there is still healthy demand for new graphite plays, new entrant Bolero Resources' share price nearly doubled after announcing it had secured some prospective graphite claims in northern Ontario.

Northern Graphite plans to open Ontario mine next year

If the timeline holds, Northern Graphite’s (TSXV:NGC) Bissett Creek Project will be one of the first graphite mines to open outside China since the 1990s.

Cambodia, once secret, is now open for business: Richard Stanger

Resource investors are always looking for the next untapped region and Richard Stanger thinks he has found it.

Tap profits in the growing graphite market: Simon Moores

Graphite is the Next Big Thing for resource investors, but as in any sector, due diligence is a prerequisite for success.

Standard Graphite options Quebec graphite claims

Standard Graphite Corp. (TSX VENTURE:SGH) (the "Company") is pleased to report that it has signed an option to acquire a 100% interest in 31 mining claims in Quebec.

China Carbon Graphite reports higher revenues, net income and fully diluted EPS for the year 2011

Said Donghai Yu, Chief Executive Officer of China Carbon: "For the year, our sales of these products rose 211 percent and 68 percent, respectively, and both products provided us with higher margins than our other business segment, graphite electrodes."

Zenyatta scream higher ahead of graphite discovery drilling results

Without any official news, Zenyatta Ventures shareprice skyrocketed almost 60%. Meanwhile it awaits results from drilling on a new graphite discovery.