Palladium prospects in the electric vehicles world

MINEX FORUM | May 25, 2017
img0 Image: kommersant.ru Palladium has been consistently one of the better-performing precious metals on the market, sometimes achieving higher price growth than gold and platinum. Its market price is on the rise again, but given its substantial reliance on the diesel car sector and the rise of electric vehicles and other disruptive technologies, could the value ...

ArcelorMittal completed investment at the Krakow unit

MINEX FORUM | May 23, 2017
img0 The deputy prime minister of Poland, Mateusz Morawiecki, participated in steel giant ArcelorMittal’s (MT – Free Report) official ceremony for the completion of a series of major investment projects at the company’s Krakow unit. Investments, which exceeded EUR 118 million, were commissioned in 2016 and achieved their operational ramp up, included modernization of the basic ...

Bulgaria’s mining output decreased by 5.4% in March

MINEX FORUM | May 16, 2017
img0 Bulgaria’s industrial output rose 0.8 percent on a monthly basis in March after a revised 3.9 percent increase a month earlier, seasonally adjusted data from the statistics office showed on Tuesday, said timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Year-on-year, output rose 5.9 percent in March compared with a revised 4.7 percent increase a month earlier. Processing industry production rose 2.6 ...

Memorial to miners dead in the largest England mine disaster was opened in Barnsley

MINEX FORUM | May 8, 2017
img0 Image:yorkshirepost.co.uk The explosion made the ground shake for miles around, and flames erupted from 300 yards below. All around Barnsley – it was just before Christmas – “black snow” and burning wood fell out of the sky. The apocalyptic scenes of December 1866 claimed 361 lives in England’s worst coal-mining disaster, yorkshirepost reported. The Oaks ...