OM Holdings continues to move ahead with furnace expansion to increase manganese alloy output and diversify production into silicon metal at its ferroalloy smelter in Samalaju, Malaysia.
Eurasian Resources Group (ERG) and DRC state-owned-enterprise Gécamines announce the restart of mining operations at the DRC operation.
Sigma Lithium and Lithium Chile have updated reserve and resource estimates in Brazil and Chile respectively.
Finnish multi-metal producer, Terrafame, and French automotive company, Renault, have signed a multi-year agreement for the supply of nickel sulphate for use in EV batteries.
Indonesia’s president, Joko Widodo, revealed his country would appeal a trade dispute ruling brought forward by the European Union (EU) relating to Indonesia’s 2020 nickel ore export ban.
China’s securities regulator has approved trading of industrial silicon futures and options on the Guangzhou Futures Exchange.
RareX announced simplifications to its scoping study together with its latest drilling results from its 100%-owned Cummins Range project, indicating plans to release an updated resource estimate in Q1 2023.
POSCO Chemical completed construction at the expanded Gwangyang cathode production facility in November, which will ramp-up production of high-nickel cathode active materials for EVs and ESS applications.
The Critical Minerals Association & Geological Society Business Forum hosted a conference on delivering the UK's critical minerals ambitions.
Enerox (CellCube) and North Harbour Clean Energy are considering building a VRFB manufacturing plant in Australia.
Siemens Energy reported a record order backlog of nearly EUR100Bn, boosting its shares but overshadowing a widening net loss blamed on its struggling wind turbine division, Siemens Gamesa.
The trading giant has agreed a US$600M syndicated financing facility with the Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank (TDB).
Harmony Energy's UK-based energy storage facility in Pillswood, Cottingham, with a capacity of up to 196 MWh, was brought online four months earlier than planned to provide renewables-backed energy supply over the UK winter.
The Rural Development, Skill Development and Technical Education Minister in India has urged the Odisha state government to re-open closed and defunct mines in Sukinda chromites valley.
Last week, salt market participants met in Hamburg, Germany for Salt Forum 2022. Project Blue presented a global salt supply overview alongside growth market insight and developments.