Estimates of Chinese rare earths production range upwards to 90% or more of global supply. But a crackdown on illegal mining could threaten about 40% of the country’s output …
A feasibility study into a third Quebec railway to the Labrador Trough is back on track, according to October 21 announcements from Champion Iron TSX:CIA and Adriana Resources TSXV:ADI….
Government demands for money could kill off Zimbabwe diamond mining, sources told the Harare Herald….
Bolstered by an oversubscribed $5-million private placement, Commerce Resources TSXV:CCE now has a $6.5-million treasury to move its Ashram rare earths deposit closer to pre-feasibility….
The world’s third-largest diamond producer by value just got bigger and a world-renown diamond explorer just got richer….
How does a junior company find success in the complex world of rare earths? Derek Hamill, head of research and communications for Zimtu Capital TSXV:ZC, looks at Commerce Resources’ TSXV:CCE Ashram deposit in northern Quebec …
More results are coming but initial findings show radioactivity at surface in springs, muds and boulders at Lakeland Resources’ TSXV:LK Lazy Edward Bay project….
Dominion Diamond comments on retail markets during its second quarter ...Read More
[The six-month period] saw continuing growth in diamond jewellery sales in the United States and the mass market in China, which together account for over half of the world’s diamond jewelry sales, resulting in rough diamond prices rising approximately 8%.
Bank of Canada abandons neutral reference, holds rates steady VantageWire
Kinross selling Fruta del Norte to Fortress Minerals for US$240 million cash Stockhouse
About that referendum in Switzerland… GoldSeek
John Reed’s doorstop: America’s first gold rush was not in California Geology for Investors
John Kaiser’s tips for escaping the resource sector swamp alive Streetwise Reports
Video: Flinders CEO discusses new graphite mine, Big North acquisition Industrial Minerals
The last resort when monetary policy fails Equedia