Canadian Mining Journal


Cobalt


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    GOLD-COPPER: Lumina extends Gran Bestia in Ecuador

    April 11, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ECUADOR – Lumina Gold has drilled its longest continuous section of mineralization at its Gran Bestia copper-gold deposit in Ecuador, part of its Cangrejos copper-gold project. The company cut 0.62 g/t gold and 0.11% copper over 626 metres from surface including

  • MARKETS: Raymond James raises gold, copper forecasts, lowers uranium

    April 9, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    Brian MacArthur of Raymond James is increasing his price forecasts for gold, copper, zinc and coking call and lowering his estimate for uranium. The mining analyst has revised his average gold price for 2019 to US$1,301 per oz. from US$1,293

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    COBALT: First Cobalt produces battery grade cobalt sulphate

    April 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based First Cobalt Corp. has successfully produced a battery grade cobalt sulphate at its refinery near the town of Cobalt. The refinery has the potential to produce up to 2,000 tonnes of cobalt product per year or more

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    COBALT-NICKEL: UEX shares latest West Bear results

    April 1, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based UEX Corporation has shared the third set of assays from the winter drill program at its West Bear cobalt-nickel property in the eastern part of the Athabasca Basin. The company said that 14 of the 20 assays

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    GOLD: BCI opposes Goldcorp’s US$12 million retirement bonus for Ian Telfer

    March 25, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – British Columbia Investment Management Corp. says it will vote against the proposed merger of Goldcorp and Newmont Mining due to Goldcorp’s decision to award its chairman, Ian Telfer, a US$12 million retirement allowance. BCI, which provides investment management services to

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    Salazar Resources set to dust off neglected portfolio

    March 20, 2019 by David Perri

    After riding out a decade of political and market instability, Ecuador-focused junior Salazar Resources (TSXV: SRL) has emerged with funds and a new focus to explore its portfolio of early stage projects in the country. The company is helmed by Fredy Salazar,

  • COBALT: First Cobalt extends Iron Creek mineralization by 150 metres

    March 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    IDAHO – First Cobalt Corp. of Toronto has drilled its deepest hole to date at the Iron Creek cobalt project between Challis and Salmon. The hole reached a depth of 611 metres and confirmed that mineralization in the No Name

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    NICKEL-COPPER-COBALT: Murchison buys out Pure Nickel for 100% of HMP project

    March 7, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    QUEBEC – Murchison Minerals announced this week that it is now the sole owner of the HPM nickel-copper-cobalt project in Quebec, following its acquisition of Pure Nickel‘s 50% interest in the project. To be able to complete the transaction, Murchison

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    SolGold’s Nick Mather our Mining Person of the Year for 2018

    March 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nicholas Mather, president and CEO of Australian junior SolGold, is The Northern Miner’s Mining Person of the Year for 2018 in recognition of his role as the driving force behind the wildly successful grassroots team that has drilled off the world-class

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    Katanga Q4 loss on suspended cobalt sales, higher costs

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Katanga Mining (TSX: KAT; US-OTC: KATFF) lost $116 million in 2018’s fourth quarter to end the year with $13.4 million in gross profit, a result of temporary cobalt sale suspensions, higher reagent costs at its Luilu metallurgical plant and increased mine

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    Trilogy Metals is cashed up and ready to go in Alaska

    February 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    South32 (LON: S32) has the next 11 months to decide whether it wants to write a US$150-million cheque for a 50% stake in Trilogy Metals’ (TSX: TMQ; NYSE-AM: TMQ) two base metal deposits in Alaska — Arctic and Bornite. To keep that

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    COBALT-SILVER: Canada Cobalt drills bonanza grades at Castle mine property

    February 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada Cobalt Works says it has intersected multiple high grade cobalt and silver intercepts during phase one drilling on the first level of the Castle mine. The mine is located near Gowganda, 75 km south of Kirkland Lake.