Colquiri mine

Tin: Contract signed for construction of new processing plant in the Colquiri mine, Bolivia

On April 12th, the Corporación Minera de Bolivia (Comibol) announced that it had signed a contract with Bolivian company Carlos Caballero for the construction of a second ore processing plant at the Colquiri mine site in western Bolivia. The contractor received over £50M (US$65M) to develop the plant over the… Read more

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Roskill: A number of new faces join the team to expand our global reach

Yoshiyuki Ishido joins Roskill with a wealth of knowledge and experience in the commodities research and finance sector. A sales professional in these markets, Yoshi strengthens the Sales team in Asia for Roskill as the Business Development Manager for the Japanese market. Jake Fraser joins Roskill as a consultant to… Read more

Tightening supply bodes well for new vanadium projects

Roskill’s Jack Bedder views the market for vanadium as dynamic and diverse and suspects it’ll remain in deficit for some time. He says while supply will remain tight, demand is set to increase considerably over the short term. Roskill’s five-year outlook predicts total market growth of 4% per year.

Copper prices to move higher as China demand accelerates

Roskill’s Jon Barnes talks Proactive London through his views on where copper demand and supply is heading through 2019 and beyond. Barnes says “2018 proved a good year for demand with growth of around 3%, which when compared to average yearly growth of nearly 2–2.5%, it was a good outcome”.… Watch now

Nickel projects attracting increased investor confidence and interest

Roskill’s Thomas Höhne-Sparborth discusses with Proactive London’s Andrew Scott the outlook for Nickel. He says prices are still relatively low by historical standards—on average, every year between 2004 and 2014, the LME nickel cash price was above the 2018 year-to-date average price. He adds that the push for automotive electrification… Watch now

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