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Metals / Commodities

Can Australia Satisfy Tesla’s Appetite For Battery Metals?

Jun 02, 2021 at 15:28 | MINING.com

Electric cars giant Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) said it expects to soon begin buying more than $1 billion a year of Australian lithium, nickel and other critical minerals for…

China’s Global EV Expansion Has Tremendous Consequences For Metals

May 14, 2021 at 16:59 | MINING.com

China, the country leading global sales of new energy vehicles (NEVs), not only will maintain its market position accounting for half of all expected global NEV during the…

The Only Two Commodities Missing Out On The Supercycle

May 07, 2021 at 15:38 | MINING.com

A rising tide lifts all boats but some are heavier than others. Industrial metals are glowing white-hot in a fusion of post-pandemic manufacturing recovery and an…

Copper Price Hits All-Time-High In Commodities Bull Run

May 06, 2021 at 14:55 | MINING.com

Copper price hit a record high on Thursday as Chinese investors unleashed fresh demand…

Analysts: Copper Prices Could Double To $20,000 Per Ton

May 06, 2021 at 11:50 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Surging demand and insufficient supply of new copper projects could result in copper prices jumping to $20,000 per metric ton in a few years, double the current price of around…

Can Copper Prices Continue To Break Records?

Apr 28, 2021 at 12:56 | MINING.com

Copper was once again approaching the pivotal $10,000 a tonne level on…

China Makes Big Move On Battery Metals In Africa

Apr 27, 2021 at 14:57 | Alex Kimani

Over the past few decades, China has been all over Africa, building railroads, airports, bridges, and power dams, doing what Africa's colonial masters should have done eons ago. Trade between…

Western Europe Is Now The World’s Largest Investor In Batteries

Apr 16, 2021 at 17:28 | MINING.com

In 2020, Fitch Solutions analysts recorded 37 manufacturing projects for EV batteries and related components and materials worth $21.04 billion, for those projects disclosing financial details.…

Copper Futures Jump On Strong Chinese Demand

Mar 26, 2021 at 16:35 | MINING.com

Copper prices rose on Friday, tracking gains in the equities market buoyed by optimism over the global economic recovery on positive US labour data and its faster-than-anticipated covid-19…

Goldman Sachs: Historic Copper Shortage Loom As Prices Rocket

Feb 19, 2021 at 15:13 | ZeroHedge

The endless flood of both central bank and fiscal stimulus means that hundreds of billions of liquidity - to the tune of approximately 0.7% of global GDP every…

Is A Space Mining War Inevitable?

Feb 02, 2021 at 11:54 | MINING.com

A brewing war to set a mining base in space is likely to see…

Researchers Are Harvesting Precious Metals From Industrial Waste

Dec 24, 2020 at 10:30 | MINING.com

Researchers from Kanazawa University in Japan have developed a mechanism to improve the recovery of silver and palladium ions from aqueous acidic waste.

The Countries Set To Win Big On The Lithium Boom

Dec 23, 2020 at 11:52 | Robert Rapier

Last week I read a press release that piqued my interest. Vancouver-based Lithium Americas Corp. announced that they had received an environmental impact…

Prices Of Chinese Rare Earths Are Soaring

Dec 04, 2020 at 16:18 | MINING.com

BMO Capital Markets says that a surge in the price of Chinese rare earth metals in November is a reflection of the geopolitical tensions between that country and…

Can EV Batteries Get Any Cheaper?

Dec 03, 2020 at 11:05 | MINING.com

A new research note from battery supply chain specialist and price reporting agency, Benchmark…

Goldman Expects A Structural Bull Market For Commodities In 2021

Oct 22, 2020 at 12:41 | ZeroHedge

A weaker U.S. dollar, rising inflation risks and demand driven by additional fiscal and monetary stimulus from major central banks will spur a bull market for commodities in 2021, Goldman's…

Is This The World’s First ‘’Intelligent’’ Car Battery?

Oct 09, 2020 at 16:08 | MINING.com

Slovakia’s InoBat Auto has unveiled what it claims is the world’s first “intelligent” electric vehicle battery, said to beat competitors’ with a higher energy density and an increase…

The World Is In Desperate Need Of More Lithium

Sep 11, 2020 at 17:27 | MINING.com

Nearly 800 kt LCE of additional lithium would need to come online in the next five years to meet the needs of the battery sector, a new

U.S. Looks For Ways To Boost Rare Earths Mining

Jul 24, 2020 at 17:39 | MINING.com

The US House of Representatives launched a bipartisan caucus on Friday to focus on ways to increase domestic production of specialised minerals used to make missiles, cell phones…

Going Green Could Be A $10 Trillion Opportunity For The Mining Industry

Jul 17, 2020 at 17:25 | MINING.com

Putting nature above business considerations has the potential to generate 395 million jobs and $10.1 trillion in business opportunities by 2030, the latest report

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