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March 28, 2019

Resource Nationalism Rises in Mining Jurisdictions in 2018: Report

Verisk Maplecroft has found that in 2018, 21 resource-rich countries saw an increase in resource nationalism, which has been a...
March 12, 2019

Boom or Bubble: EVs Are Here to Stay

The intersection of policy, profit, consumerism and supply realities means that predicting when the EV boom will hit has become...
March 12, 2019

Canadian Energy Materials CEO: We Won’t See a Lithium-ion Battery Without Cobalt Anytime Soon

Canadian Energy Materials CEO Michael Schuss discusses the importance of cobalt in lithium-ion batteries and the types of projects being...
February 14, 2019

ERG’s Chambishi Metals Suspends Cobalt Production in Zambia

The move comes after the African country approved a new 5-percent duty on cobalt and copper concentrates imported into the...
February 7, 2019

NGOs Urge LME to Reconsider Plans to Ban Tainted Cobalt

Fourteen NGOs, including Amnesty and Global Witness, have opposed the exchange’s plans to ban tainted cobalt.
February 6, 2019

Friedland: Ivanhoe on Verge of “Great Leap Forward”

Ivanhoe’s share price in Toronto enjoyed its own great leap forward on Wednesday, rising 14.48 percent to C$3.32.
January 16, 2019

Blockchain Trial Takes on Child Labor in Cobalt Supply

Ford and IBM will be working with cobalt producer Huayou Cobalt, as well as chemical engineering company LG Chem and...