A number of analysts are now predicting a nickel surplus this year as Chinese stainless steel growth slows and new nickel mine projects come on stream.
Nickel Mining News
(Vancouver) Hard Creek Nickel Corporation (TSX-HNC) released results today from locked cycle tests on the new composite sample ( Sample 10-265) collected from the recently drilled Hole 10-265 in the Horsetrail Zone of the Company's 100% owned Turnagain
The full version of our analysis (with comments particularly valuable for Precious Metals Traders) is available to our Subscribers. In an earlier article we saw the might of China’s residential sector. An examination of the non-residential sector and […]
The full version of our analysis (with comments particularly valuable for Precious Metals Traders) is available to our Subscribers. China is the world's largest consumer of copper, zinc and nickel and also among the leading consumers of […]
While the nickel market looks firm in the near term, Macquarie analysts report that longer term supply growth could impact prices. Iron ore prospects look good for the time being. Read more
Vale announces the successful commissioning of its two large nickel projects, Vale New Caledonia (VNC), formerly Goro, and Onça Puma. Read the full press release
Hitachi Construction Machinery (Europe) NV (HCME) has recently supplied its tenth EH3500ACII haul truck machine to Talvivaara nickel mine in Finland. The trucks have been supplied by Hitachi's Finnish dealer, Rotator. Read more
NEWS: Alkane Resources Limited – Financial and Strategic Analysis Review – new company profile and swot report published
Alkane Resources Limited – Financial and Strategic Analysis Review July 2, 2010 — (Source: PR-Inside) — ALKANE RESOURCES LIMITED (Alkane Resources) is an Australian based mining and exploration company, with focus on gold, and other minerals and metals. […]
As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information London Metal Exchange (LME) nickel inventory levels are down 20% from their peak in February and the […]
Independence Group NL (ASX: IGO) announced today that the decline down to the Moran deposit at the Long mine was completed on schedule and first ore delivery was expected to be made early next month. […]
After several years of protests, litigation and delays attributed to the global economic downturn, the U.S. is about to get its first new primary nickel mine in years in the historic mining region of the […]
“Anglo-Australian miner Rio Tinto PLC Tuesday said it will invest $469 million to build the Kennecott Eagle nickel and copper mine in Michigan after receiving the final environmental approvals for the project. Rio Tinto plans […]
Australian nickel producer Mincor Resources NL (ASX: MCR) is pleased to report further strong results from the intensive exploration drilling underway at its re-opening Miitel Nickel Mine at Kambalda in Western Australia, with the latest […]
“When former KGB officer and state tourism chief Vladimir Strzhalkovsky was appointed chief executive of Norilsk Nickel more than a year ago, investors worried about his lack of experience in the mining industry. But the […]
Outotec has agreed with the First Quantum Minerals Limited Projects Office based in Perth, Australia, for the delivery of flotation, thickening and automation technologies for several of its operations around the world. Read more at http://www.mineweb.com/mineweb/view/mineweb/en/page72558?oid=104743&sn=Detail
Both big and small miners with interests in Australia have been speaking out against the proposed resource tax plans. Mincor Resources is one company that has already released calculations on the new tax’s effect on the […]
Australian nickel producer Mincor Resources NL (ASX: MCR) announce that it would move rapidly to recommence production from its flagship Miitel Nickel Mine in Kambalda, Western Australia, creating 100 new jobs and injecting over $130 […]
Six of Sandvik’s largest CH880 cone crushers are to be installed at the greenfield Trekkopje uranium mine project in Namibia. The order follows the delivery of six similar crushers to the Tati nickel mine in […]
Hera Research Monthly (HRM) is pleased to present the following exclusive interview with Ross J. Beaty, Chairman and CEO of Magma Energy Corp. (TSX:MXY). Mr. Beaty talks about green energy, geopolitical risk and peak oil […]
The Chinese firm is conducting a review that could lead it to restart the Australian mine it shut because of the financial crisis.
The miner has started a study to reopen the nickel mine as prices for the steel alloying metal are on the up
Source: By Ellis Martin and Karen Roche of The Gold Report 3/31/10 http://www.theaureport.com/pub/na/5958 Do the past successes of resource company principals portend future successes as they migrate to other companies or projects? Investment Banker and […]
BMO Commodity Strategist Bart Melek says the new eurozone/IMF Greek debt plan and firming fundamentals are lending support to nickel, copper and the miners.
Albidon's now Chinese-controlled Munali nickel mine in Zambia is back in production after low nickel prices last year forced a halt to operations.
MEIOnline reports that the future of a number of new nickel projects hinges on the ability of operators to successfully implement the third generation of the High Pressure Acid Leach (HPAL) process, T.D. Newcrest metals […]