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 ...

GEUS recognized the Dundas Province in Greenland as a very significant ilmenite province

MINEX FORUM | May 24, 2017
img0 A recent study undertaken by the Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (‘GEUS’) has confirmed that the region in which the Bluejay Mining’s 100% owned Pituffik Titanium Project in Greenland (‘Pituffik’) is located, represents a very significant ilmenite province (‘the Dundas Province’). Importantly, the province level study, which covered an area of 300km x 150km, ...

Highland Gold received two exploration licences near its Mnogovershinnoye mine

MINEX FORUM | May 23, 2017
img0 Highland Gold Mining Limited (“Highland Gold”) announced that it has received exploration licences for two greenfield sites adjacent to the existing licence areas for the Mnogovershinnoye mine (MNV). The Kulibinskaya licence area, located to the south west of MNV, covers a territory of 38 square kilometres, while the Zamanchivaya area includes 4.2 sq. km to ...

Nordgold’s TCC increased by 11%

MINEX FORUM | May 22, 2017
img0 The gold producer Nord Gold SE (“Nordgold”) announces its unaudited financial and operating results for the first quarter ended 31 March 2017. Refined gold production in Q1 2017 increased to 239.4 thousand gold equivalent ounces (“koz”), up 14% year-on-year (“YoY”) mainly driven by the launch of Bouly in Burkina Faso in September 2016. Average realised ...

Petropavlovsk is about to restart Kuranakh

MINEX FORUM | May 17, 2017
img0 Commodity company IRC (controlled by Petropavlovsk) on Wednesday said it was considering restarting its 1.1-million tonnes a year iron-ore mine in the far east of Russia, the latest sign of revival in a sector shaking a years-long downturn, miningweekly.com noted. “Following the positive price movements in 2017 and the recent stabilisation in the bulk commodity market, ...