ASX-listed bauxite explorer, Lindian Resources, has agreed to take full ownership of the Kangankunde rare earth element (REE) project in southern Malawi
Tajikistan recorded a doubling of foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows in H1 2022 with the majority directed to the country’s mining industry (US$89M).
Glencore released its H1 2022 attributable ferrochrome production statistics of 786kt, placing FeCr among five commodities that saw improved performance compared to last year.
The Inflation Reduction Act contains the most substantial investment in history to fight the climate crisis: US$375Bn over the next decade.
CBMM has teamed up with Germany-based innolectric AG to investigate whether nanocrystalline magnetic materials can significantly increase efficiency in electromobility.
ASX-listed Lynas has announced updated plans for expanding operations at its flagship Mt. Weld mine and concentrate plant in Western Australia.
The owners of the Chvaletice Manganese Project announced a positive feasibility result for the production of HP MSM and HP EMM from historical mine tailings.
LG Energy, the world's second-largest EV battery maker, has partnered with Huayou Cobalt, the world's biggest cobalt refiner, to build two new battery recycling plants in China.
TNG Limited (ASX: TNG) has received further conditional finance for its flagship Mount Peake vanadium-titanium-iron project in the Northern Territory.
UK-based engineering firm, GreenSpur Wind, and US magnet manufacturer, Niron Magnetics, have announced a successful collaboration to develop rare earth element (REE)-free wind turbine generators.
Eskom has announced details of forthcoming Battery Energy Storage System deployments, as South Africa looks to solve the country's energy crisis.
Pensana broke ground to commence construction of its Saltend rare earth plant project in the UK. With the UK government launching its Critical Minerals Strategy at the Saltend site, Pensana announced that it has secured funding from the UK’s £1Bn Automotive Transformation Fund (ATF) to support the development of a rare earths processing hub.
A recent announcement by PT Trinitan Green Energy Metals (TGEM) indicated plans to build a 50ktpy class 1 nickel processing facility for the production of battery-grade nickel in an integrated “INGNITE” Eco-Industrial Park in the Sorong Special Economic Zone (SEZ), West Papua, Indonesia.
The Manganese Committee of the China Ferroalloy Industry Association called on its members to reduce ferroalloy production by 60% while minimising the purchasing of foreign manganese ore.
World crude steel production declined 5.9% y-on-y in June and 3.3% y-on-y in China. For H1 2022, the respective y-on-y drops were 5.5% and 5.6%.
Northvolt and Stora Enso have agreed to jointly develop a novel battery anode technology using lignin-based hard carbon produced from Nordic forest wood.
China Mineral Resources Group is a conglomerate with a registered capital of US$3Bn aiming to increase China’s control over bulk commodities, primarily iron ore. Its scope covers mining, ore processing and trading.
Globe reported that it is closer to the finalisation of its mining development agreement with the Malawi Ministry of Mining