Largo Resources Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has begun an exploration program for chromite and PGMs (platinum group metals) at its Capivara Prospect which is located in the Maracas region of Bahia, Brazil, but outside of the current mining area of its Maracas Menchen Mine.
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Renken, senior geologist and analyst with VSA Capital, calls 2014 a soft year for gold and silver prices, but foresees stronger prices—and demand—for nickel, copper and tech metals as the year progresses.
Discovery-focused Transition Metals says it has intersected 'significant' platinum group metals mineralization at its Sunday Lake, a joint venture with the world's second biggest platinum producer, Impala Platinum.
In this environment, investors should stay cautious and the focus should remain on companies with strong balance sheets, top tier management teams, and projects in safe jurisdictions.
World's third largest platinum producer posted best output in six years.
In an effort to reduce vehicle emissions and drive sustainability advances in automobiles, the world is turning to technologies centered on platinum group metals.
Bernard Swanepoel offers some ideas on how miners can recover their reputation.
With all eyes glued to the political wrangling in Washington, attention has been diverted from some very bullish developments in the palladium market.
Paid more in last three months than entire preceding fiscal year.
Part three of Visual Capitalist's platinum series has arrived. The final section looks at platinum as an investment opportunity. Global demand for the precious metal has increased 30 times over the past decade. Here's the case […]
Every year, nearly 15 million North American cars expire—and recycling the platinum group metals within them is far cheaper than building a three-mile mine shaft in a faraway country.
Part two of the platinum series explores supply and demand.
While white metal miners face a variety of challenges, there is an increasing demand for platinum and palladium from vehicle manufacturers in the U.S. and China.
A history of "little silver."
Company says its still on track for full-year targets.
It is hard to come across a cheerful face these days - the culprit being the disastrous junior resource market.
The country has so far only been dealing with futures on gold and silver.
92% of employees to be retrenched or their employment terminated.
Prophecy Platinum says it will use funds for Wellgreen and Shakespeare projects.
Current developments suggest the price may be set to improve significantly in the coming months.
About 3,000 employees didn't report for work at the No. 14 shaft in Rustenburg.
A look at global supply against auto-industry demand for both metals.
The city of Rustenberg (pictured) is the centre of South Africa's platinum belt where mineworkers are keeping up job action.
Talks between labour and management continue.
Mine workers refuse to go underground and all 13 Marikana shafts are not functioning.