Magnesium Mining News

Driest mines in North America

Some of the mines on this list get less than 100 mm of precipitation per year.

Innovative extraction method could make magnesium the new superhero in fuel efficiency

US lab working on new method to extract magnesium from seawater.

Russia boosted titanium, magnesium output on 11M 2012

Crude titanium output in Russia in January-November 2012 increased by 23.7% YoY, the federal statistics agency has reported.

Russia boosts titanium and magnesium production

According to Russia's federal statistics agency, the country's output of raw titanium rose by 31.8% during the first eight months of 2012.

Molycor Receives Research Report

Edward Lee, President of Molycor Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE:MOR)(PINKSHEETS:MLYFF)(FRANKFURT:M1V) ("Molycor" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the receipt of a research report, issued by Fundamental Research Corp. The Fundamental Research Report is entitled "Positive PEA on Tami Mosi Magnesium Project" and dated January 19, 2012.

Latrobe Magnesium moves towards bankable feasibility study

Latrobe Magnesium Limited has completed its Pre-Feasibility Study of a plant to produce 10,000 tonnes of magnesium per annum from the brown coal fly ash at the Latrobe Valley's Hazelwood power station.

China wants to keep rare mineral export restrictions

China said on Wednesday that it would appeal against a World Trade Organisation ruling that it illegally restricted exports of certain rare and speciality metals and minerals including bauxite, coking coal, fluorspar, magnesium, manganese, silicon metal, silicon carbide, yellow phosphorus and zinc. The United States, European Union and Mexico argued that the minerals are key inputs for numerous industries and any cut in supplies could lead to sharp spikes in world prices. The complainants fear a similar situation to rare earths where the price of certain elements have tripled thanks to export cuts and China's virtual monopoly on production.