Mining & Metals A subcategory of general energy industry stories, and the second of two mining-specific categories, this section offers news and announcements related to the precious metals and ores industry. Stories on market pricing, technology and global trends for this sphere is gathered in this section.

Latest Mining & Metals

22 Mar, 2018, 06:23 GMT Kingnor's Mining Equipment Factory Inaugurated in China

The factory of Kingnor Mining Equipment Co., Ltd. (Kingnor), the joint venture company formed by Normet Group and JCHX Mining Management Co Ltd,...


21 Mar, 2018, 21:47 GMT Wheaton Precious Metals Exceeds 2017 Production Guidance and Declares First Quarterly Dividend of 2018

Wheaton Precious Metals™ Corp. ("Wheaton" or the "Company") (TSX: WPM; NYSE: WPM) is pleased to announce its results for the fourth quarter and...


21 Mar, 2018, 10:00 GMT Lear Corporation Expands Seating Structures Plant in Valença, Portugal

Lear Corporation (NYSE: LEA), a leading global supplier of automotive seating and electrical systems, today announced the opening of the expansion...


21 Mar, 2018, 09:32 GMT First Quantum to Host a Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Claims by the Zambia Revenue Authority

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. ("First Quantum" or the "Company", TSX Symbol "FM") will host a conference call and webcast on Wednesday March 21,...


20 Mar, 2018, 20:31 GMT First Quantum Minerals Responds to News Article Regarding Claims by the Zambia Revenue Authority

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. ("First Quantum" or the "Company", TSX Symbol "FM") today responded to a news article about claims made by the Zambia...


20 Mar, 2018, 13:19 GMT Roskill: Niobium Concentrate Prices Rebound in 2017; Good Prospects for FeNb Demand

Niobium concentrate prices rose sharply in 2017, increasing by over 60% during the year to finish at US$16/lb Nb2O5. No new records were set but...


20 Mar, 2018, 13:14 GMT CRU: Will US Aluminium Consumers Pay for 232 Tariffs

Section 232 President Trump has imposed a 10% tariff on US aluminium imports. Alongside Mexico and Canada, Australia has now also been exempted....


20 Mar, 2018, 12:30 GMT Why Chile is the Saudi Arabia of the Lithium Industry

Marketnewsupdates.com News Commentary The mining industry has woken up to the fact that lithium is a strategic mineral that will fuel the...


20 Mar, 2018, 12:00 GMT Global Diamond-like Carbon (DLC) Market is Projected to Reach US$ 2.4 Billion by 2025: Transparency Market Research

The global diamond-like carbon or DLC market was valued at around US$ 1,387 Mn in 2016 is anticipated to register a stable CAGR of 6.4% during the...


20 Mar, 2018, 10:20 GMT Permanent Magnet Market Size Worth $38.53 Billion by 2024: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global permanent magnet market size is expected to reach USD 38.53 billion by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc....


19 Mar, 2018, 09:20 GMT High Performance Alloys Market Size Worth $11.34 Billion by 2024: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global high performance alloys market size is expected to reach USD 11.34 billion by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View Research,...


19 Mar, 2018, 07:00 GMT Belden Universal Announces Design and Performance Upgrades for its Pick and Place Universal Joints

Belden Universal, a leading global manufacturer of custom universal joints and highly specialized mechanical power transmission products, announces...


16 Mar, 2018, 08:00 GMT Mountain Province Diamonds Signs Non-Binding Memorandum of Understanding With De Beers Regarding Kennady Diamonds Resources

Shares Issued and Outstanding: 160,253,501 TSX and NASDAQ: MPVD Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. ("Mountain Province", the "Company") (TSX and...


15 Mar, 2018, 17:34 GMT Mountain Province Diamonds Results of Second Diamond Sale of 2018 and Confirmation of Dividend Objective

Shares Issued and Outstanding: 160,253,501 TSX and NASDAQ: MPVD Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. ("Mountain Province", the "Company") (TSX and...


15 Mar, 2018, 16:44 GMT High-Risk Industries Uplift Demand for Eye and Face Protection Equipment in North America, says Frost & Sullivan

Growth opportunities in the market are likely to be driven by higher compliance rates and unit volume growth of low-cost substitutes Frost...


15 Mar, 2018, 13:00 GMT Newest Fully Electric Truck Will be Even Better Than Imagined

FN Media Group Presents USA News Group News Commentary In a bold statement, which Elon Musk is known well for, Tesla's leader has pronounced...


15 Mar, 2018, 08:20 GMT Report for the Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2017

This report includes unaudited consolidated financial information of Corral Petroleum Holdings AB (publ) and its consolidated subsidiaries, for the...


14 Mar, 2018, 16:00 GMT Calcium Electrode Industry 2025 Global Forecasts: Focus on United State Market

ReportsnReports.com has announced the addition of the "Global Calcium Electrode Industry Research Report 2018" published in Feb 2018 and available...


14 Mar, 2018, 15:55 GMT 2018 Manufacturing Leadership Awards Winners Announced

Ninety-five outstanding projects and individual Manufacturing 4.0 leaders will be honored at the Manufacturing Leadership Summit Frost &...


14 Mar, 2018, 13:21 GMT First Quantum Minerals Reports Industrial Action at the Cobre Panama Project

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. ("First Quantum" or the "Company", TSX Symbol "FM") today reported that the Cobre Panama project is currently...


14 Mar, 2018, 13:14 GMT The 4th Industrial Revolution is Realized in SIMTOS 2018

SIMTOS 2018, the largest exhibition in Korea in the manufacturing industry, will be held from April 3 to April 7 in KINTEX Exhibition Center 1 and...


14 Mar, 2018, 12:00 GMT Stainless Steel Production Will Continue to Account for Lion's Share of Chromium Market Based on Application; Chromium Market is Projected to Reach US$ 18,000 Million by 2026 - TMR

Overall nature of the global chromium market's vendor landscape is highly fragmented and intense on the coattails of the occupancy of several key...


13 Mar, 2018, 12:05 GMT Corrosion Monitoring Market to Witness Enhanced Demand From Oil & Gas and Manufacturing Industries Till 2021 | Million Insights

The global Corrosion Monitoring market size is classified on the basis of type, technique, end-use industry and geography. Corrosion monitoring...


13 Mar, 2018, 12:00 GMT Drill Contract for Hombre Muerto North Lithium Project

NRG Metals Inc. ("NRG" or the "Company") (TSX- V: NGZ) (OTCQB: NRGMF) (Frankfurt: OGPN) is pleased to announce that it has awarded a contract...


13 Mar, 2018, 07:34 GMT Vedanta Declares Record Equity Interim Dividend of Rs. 7,881 Crore

The Board of Directors of the Company, in the meeting held on March 13, 2018, have approved Interim Dividend of Rs. 21.20 per equity share i.e....