As of March 15th, the price of manganese ore was stable, but some increases are noted to prices for April delivery, suggesting that producers anticipate rising demand. However, according to Core Consultants’ latest manganese report, there are numerous manganese ore … Read More
In the March 2019 issue of the Core Consultants Rare Earth Report, we discuss how the rare earth export restrictions from Myanmar might lend support to heavy rare earth prices.
Currently the light rare earth market is suffering a supply overhang, which is further impacted by poor demand for permanent magnets.
However there is some positive support for permanent magnets expected this year from the wind power and EV sectors, especially in China. … Read More
After falling in January, ore prices held relatively stable in February and only slight reductions are expected for March. However, China’s production of manganese alloys has increased sharply since 1Q18, and a weak market post-Spring-Festival has prompted the Ferroalloy Industry … Read More
Original article appeared in Mining Weekly, click to view Africa will continue to play a dominant role in the supply of cobalt for use in electric vehicle batteries, says Core Consultants Managing Director Lara Smith. Speaking at a South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (SAIMM) … Read More
Bids from major Chinese steel mills dropped consistently between October and January by a total of RMB200/tonne ($30), and South Africa’s chrome ore exports have fetched less than $200/tonne for the same period. Chrome ore prices are currently held down … Read More
Celsius Resources speak to delegates at the Inaugural Cobalt Investor Network evening, in London about building a cobalt mine in Namibia. DOWNLOAD PRESENTATION: Cobalt Investor Evening London 21 November 2018