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Action Needed to Regain Canada’s Leadership in Mineral Exploration and Mining

August 22, 2016 |

WINNIPEG, MB–(Marketwired – August 22, 2016) – Canada’s mineral exploration and mining industry is asking Energy and Mines Ministers, currently in Winnipeg for their 73rd annual conference, to work on tackling several challenges that have resulted in Canada dropping to second place behind Australia as the most desirable mining destination  … Read More

Prices Soaring for Lithium

August 19, 2016 | Many resource sectors have been been losing steam as of late, except lithium, a driving source used in rechargeable batteries.

Bloomberg reported that, “booming demand outpaced production thanks to the faster-than-expected growth in global electric-vehicle sales.”

As quoted in the news article:
But a lot more lithium is on the way. The four  … Read More

Moly Prices Still Falling

June 20, 2016 | MetalBulletin (subscription) reported that prices for ferro-molybdenum and molbdic oxide prices are still on the downtrend.

As quoted in the publication:
Although overall activity was muted, at least some material changed hands, pushing European 65% ferro-molybdenum prices down to $18.35-19.10 per kg, from $18.70-19.30 previously, and drummed oxide prices down to $7.70-8  … Read More

Gold Jumps Above $1,300

June 16, 2016 | Gold prices briefly jumped above $1,300 per ounce on Tuesday, Reuters reported.

As quoted in the publication:
Gold futures for August delivery briefly traded at $1,300 an ounce, the highest since it hit $1,303.90 on May 3, and last traded up $6.90 at $1,295.20 an ounce. Spot gold hit $1,291.91, up 0.54  … Read More