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Tungsten: Zimbabwean government to fund RHA mine restart

Premier African Minerals, which owns 49% of the RHA tungsten project in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, has secured a US$6M investment from the Zimbabwe Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Enterprise Development for immediate recommissioning of mining operations. Premier’s subsidiary Zimdiv Holdings will also be awarded another mine management agreement on similar terms… Read more

Lithium: Neo Lithium posts positive PFS, rapid development to follow

Neo Lithium (Neo) has released the results of its Preliminary Feasibility Study (PFS) for the flagship 3Q project in Argentina. This bodes as a key step in the company’s aggressive approach towards commercial production, aiming to sprint from discovery to development within two years. Headline figures from the PFS present… Read more

Roskill talks vanadium price spikes

Jack Bedder, Roskill Director, discusses the recent vanadium price increases with Proactive Investors and factors behind them. Higher demand for steel, changing rebar regulations in China, and prior shutdowns on the supply side, have all contributed to huge price increases in the last 18 months. Bedder gives his take on… Watch now

Updates from Roskill’s inaugural Lithium Mine to Market conference in Perth, Australia

Roskill’s inaugural Lithium Mine to Market, Australia 2019 conference opened this morning in Perth and will continue tomorrow. Oliver Heathman, manager of mining research and cost modelling at Roskill, catches up with Proactive’s Danielle Doporto from the Perth studio to discuss all of the hot topics and emerging trends relating… Watch now

Roskill discusses rare earths supply & demand trends

Why are rare earths increasingly important both to China and the rest of the world? How is supply and demand met and where are the bottlenecks? What about the importance of secondary supply and recycling? All these questions and more are put to Roskill’s David Merriman, who brings Proactive Investors… Watch now

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