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

12 Oct, 2017, 13:45 BST Best Plays for Global Lithium Emerging

While demand surges for lithium thanks to new applications like the insatiable electric vehicle market, three global plays are emerging as the...


12 Oct, 2017, 11:30 BST Richmont Mines Reports Record Third Quarter Production and Peer-Leading Cash Costs from the Island Gold Mine; Island Gold On-Track to Beat Annual Guidance

Richmont Mines Inc. (TSX: RIC) (NYSE: RIC) ("Richmont" or the "Corporation"), reports solid third quarter results from the Island Gold Mine with...


12 Oct, 2017, 10:00 BST CIIF 2017 will be held in Shanghai on Nov. 7-11, 2017

Imagine what's next of "Made in China 2025" As the giant leading manufacturing trade fair in China, China International Industry Fair (CIIF...


12 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST CRU: Phosphate Rock Margins Squeezed as Tighter EU Regulation Looms

As overcapacity in the phosphate rock market drags prices lower and pressures producer margins, impending regulatory changes in the EU could...


11 Oct, 2017, 11:30 BST Capstone Mining 2017 Third Quarter Production Results

Capstone Mining Corp. ("Capstone") (TSX: CS) today announced production results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2017. Combined...


11 Oct, 2017, 10:30 BST Global Emission Control Catalyst Market to Gain Owing to Rising Awareness Towards Reduction of Carbon Footprints & Harmful Air Pollutants: Million Insights

Global emission control catalyst market size was 1,978 kilo tons in 2015. Rising awareness towards reduction of carbon footprints along with...


11 Oct, 2017, 07:00 BST International Trade Unions Movement "For Chrysotile": Groundbreaking Scientific Study Proves Chrysotile Asbestos is not a Cause of Disease

Spanish scientists conducted the first population study of asbestos content in samples of lung tissue undertaken in Spain. The results confirmed...


10 Oct, 2017, 22:30 BST Magnets and Magnet Materials: Global Markets Report 2017

The "Magnets and Magnet Materials: Global Markets" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. The Global Market for Magnets and...


10 Oct, 2017, 12:45 BST Vedanta Limited: Production Release for the Second Quarter and Half Year Ended 30th September 2017

Q2 Highlights Operations Zinc India: - Refined zinc-lead metal production at 230kt, up 27% y-o-y - Record refined silver...


10 Oct, 2017, 09:30 BST CRU: Insight Into Competitiveness of Mexican Silver Mines

Following the multi-year devaluation of the peso, silver mines in Mexico have experienced marked cost deflation (in US$ terms) with costs now 9%...


10 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST CRU: Insight Into What Unwinding the Federal Reserve's Bloated Balance Sheet Has in Store For Gold

10 years on from the Great Financial Crisis, the US economy is in better shape and the Federal Reserve (Fed) is getting ready to take another...


10 Oct, 2017, 08:00 BST INTL FCStone Ltd Becomes Direct Participant in LBMA Silver Auction

INTL FCStone Inc. (NASDAQ:INTL) today announced that its London-based subsidiary, INTL FCStone Ltd's Precious Metals Division, is now a Direct...


09 Oct, 2017, 12:30 BST Electrodeposited Copper Foils Market to Reach US$ 16,005.6 Mn by 2025, Globally: Persistence Market Research

A new report published by Persistence Market Research titled "Electrodeposited Copper Foils Market: Global Industry Analysis (2012 - 2016) and...


09 Oct, 2017, 11:00 BST Synthetic Diamonds Market Size to Reach USD 28.26 Billion by 2024: Hexa Research

The global synthetic diamonds market is estimated to be worth USD 28.26 billion by 2024 as a result of its increasing demand for cutting,...


09 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST CRU: Steel Scrap Prices Will Come Under Pressure From Electrodes Shortage

Graphite electrodes are used in a range of industries, and the steel industry is exposed via electric arc steel production and secondary...


05 Oct, 2017, 13:00 BST Kootenay Announces Continued High-grade Results From Infill Drill Program on La Negra Operated by Pan American Silver Corp.

Highlights Include: 281 gpt Silver Over 48.7 Meters - 403 gpt Silver Over 31.80 Meters Kootenay Silver Inc. (TSXV: KTN) (the "Company" or...


05 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST CRU: China Burns More Coal

The common narrative in the media is one that suggests burning coal to produce electricity will soon be an activity of a bygone age. We believe...


05 Oct, 2017, 06:45 BST AMPCO METAL: Announcement of new distributor in Nordic Countries

1st of October, 2017 Metalcenter Group, a subsidiary of Alumeco, Denmark, has been appointed as our single distributor of AMPCO® and AMPCOLOY®...


04 Oct, 2017, 17:15 BST Bronze (Aluminum, Phosphor, Silicon, Leaded Tin) Market 2017 - Global Forecast to 2022

The "Bronze Market by Type (Aluminum, Phosphor, Silicon, Leaded Tin), End User (Industrial, Marine, Infrastructure & Construction, Automotive,...


04 Oct, 2017, 13:30 BST Zinc Shows a Silver Lining as Exchange Stocks Fall to Lowest Level in Decades

Zinc is beginning to shine again. The metal has been a top performer on the London Metal Exchange (LME), breaking through the $3,000 a metric...


03 Oct, 2017, 22:52 BST Wheaton Precious Metals to Release 2017 Third Quarter Results on November 9, 2017

TSX: WPM NYSE: WPM Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. will release 2017 third quarter results on Thursday, November 9, 2017, after market close. A...


03 Oct, 2017, 07:30 BST Condor Gold plc ('Condor', 'Condor Gold' or 'the Company'): New Surface Rock Chip Results from La India Project, Including 37 g/t gold from Mestiza and 23.8 g/t from Andrea. Three Known Zones of Mineralisation Expanded.

Condor Gold (AIM: CNR) is pleased to announce new rock chip results from the La India Project, Nicaragua, and results of detailed geological...


02 Oct, 2017, 18:05 BST Richmont Mines Reports Acquisition of Common Shares of Monarques Gold Corporation

- All $ are CAD Richmont Mines Inc. (TSX: RIC) (NYSE: RIC) ("Richmont" or the "Corporation") announces that it has acquired 40,348,203 common...


02 Oct, 2017, 17:59 BST Richmont Mines Completes Sale of Non-Core Québec Assets

Richmont Mines Inc. (TSX: RIC) (NYSE: RIC) ("Richmont" or the "Corporation") confirms that it has closed the previously announced transaction with...


02 Oct, 2017, 13:00 BST New Digital Servo Driver Improves Speed and Precision for Laser Beam Steering

Cambridge Technology Launches DC3000 Plus for laser marking applications Cambridge Technology, a business unit of Novanta Corporation...