After raising US$8M in January 2017 to fast-track the Gakara mine in Burundi, Rainbow Rare Earths fulfilled its ambition and produced its first rare earths batch before the end of the year. The 25t shipment left Burundi by road towards Mombasa in Kenya, from where it will be shipped to… Read more
Roskill view: The auto industry, in terms of overall vehicle sales, can no longer be considered a growth industry. Declining demographics in developed countries, polluted and congested cities and new technology trends (including the emergence of autonomous vehicles) are affecting car ownership and are shaping new transportation systems. Automakers are… Read more
Vale has used its recent ‘Vale Day’ investor event to unveil plans for its nickel business. The company will lower nickel output in 2018 and Vale expects nickel production in 2018-2021 to be around 262-268kt); below its forecast production of 287kt for 2017. The cut in nickel output will principally… Read more
Lithium supply is ramping up to meet the explosive growth forecast by Roskill for lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries. In 2016, the market for Li-ion batteries was 87GWh, a ten-fold increase on a decade earlier, based on considerable growth in portable consumer electronics.
12 month subscription includes: Analysis report with forecast to 2026 Hard copy and electronic PDF of the report Access to the analysts for discussion around report content Quarterly updates of report that include production, prices, trade and company news “The Chinese chemical sector will continue to drive demand for high… Read more
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Cobalt is mostly mined as a by-product of copper or nickel with the copper-cobalt sulphide deposits of the Central African Copper belt being the principal source. The DRC dominates global mine production and accounted for roughly 60% of global supply in 2015.
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