The state-owned entity says it will preserve its leading position as extractor of natural uranium, by developing existing mines, building new ones and introducing technologies to lower the costs of uranium extraction.
With the only exception of gold, production numbers for most other commodities mined in the Central African nation are also expected to decline this year.
Commodity investing legend says the Chinese market is on its way to "finding a good bottom."
Despite current adverse conditions, advisory firm Behre Dolbear is recommending mining stakeholders to focus on markets that have been able to ride the wave relatively well so far.
The Energy Information Administration (EIA) recently released data on the history of America’s energy supply, sorted by the share of each energy source.
OTC Markets Group Inc. today announced NexGen Energy Ltd. a uranium exploration and development company, has qualified to trade on the OTCQX® Best Market.
Toro Energy Limited (ASX:TOE) has commenced community consultation ahead of the public release of an environmental statement seeking government approval for an extension of the Company’s advanced and already approved Wiluna Uranium Project in Western Australia.
As prices for the company's four key "pillar" commodities —iron ore, metallurgical coal, copper and oil and gas — have all dropped to multi-year lows in the past 12 months.
We're not in 2008 – plotting global economic growth against commodity prices shows metals and mining sell-off is disconnected from realities on the ground.
Canadian junior and mid-tier mining companies also raised 62% more capital in the second quarter than in 2014.
Appian Capital founder Michael Scherb: "You're now seeing the same changes in mining that happened in oil and gas which is now heavily supported by PE"
Today may be the end of this trend of divergence. US equities are at a precipice: fueled by low rates and quantitative easing for years, they have finally started to tumble from record highs.
Chinese rail freight tonnage – a key indicator for economic activity and the commodities trade – has plunged by 10.2% this year.
New techniques for tailings treatment and sulfide ore recovery will see low-cost environmentally friendly heap leaching take another giant leap forward.
Iran's nuclear deal is about much more than the price per gallon. What the U.S. and its allies are trying to accomplish is no less than the reversal of political hostilities that have marginalized Iran for over thirty years and fueled hostility across the region.
First Nation support for resource projects has become increasingly important to their success.
Mick Carew explains how a Brazilian phosphate company with a first-rate product might produce for portfolios.
Today's series of maps show the size and type of every power plant in the United States.
The firm began disposing mining assets last year, as prices for most commodities began a downward trend and U.S. regulators increased pressure on banks to get out of risky businesses.
BHP Billiton is today celebrating the 130 year anniversary of the incorporation of BHP and its significant contribution to the Australian economy and society for more than a century.
Japan has been a long-standing market for Australian uranium exports, providing around one-third of their total uranium supply, valued at around $250 million.
Stock markets in Canada and the United States fell sharply on the news that China had allowed the yuan to drop 2%.
The country has restarted its first nuclear reactor since the Fukushima disaster in March, 2011.
In an interview broadcast Sunday, President Obama acknowledged that Iran would benefit economically from the nuclear weapons agreement that his administration negotiated with Tehran, but contended that it would not be a “game-changer.”
A week or so before the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, I watched a curious documentary on PBS.
The cuts represent 14% of what was once a 4,300 workforce.
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