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February 22nd, 2024

Production cuts starting to drive lithium recovery, not so for nickel, but copper heating up

The nickel industry train wreck dominated news flow this week, with worse to come if/when BHP mothballs its WA nickel business, but in the background lithium stocks started what could be a significant recovery, gold rose, and zinc earned a rare headline.

By Tim Treadgold.

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August 31st, 2023

Parsons looks to repeat Bellevue success with AuTECO purchase of Canadian copper-gold project

By Barry FitzGerald  Plus, Beament’s Develop tables more cracking hits from its Woodlawn zinc-copper asset ahead of a resource update and Meteoric gets pulses racing with latest rare earths results. 

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August 31st, 2023

Goyder says markets should ‘get real’ about Chalice’s long-term value

Tim Goyder, Chalice Mining’s largest shareholder, says a slump in the critical minerals explorer’s share price is an overreaction by a market that wants “a bed of roses” and needs to “get real” about long-term value (reports The Australian Financial Review).

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August 31st, 2023

Chalice Mining releases long-awaited scoping study for Gonneville deposit at Julimar

Green metals from Chalice Mining’s flagship Gonneville deposit at its Julimar discovery could inject around $18 billion into the WA economy over almost two decades (reports The West Australian).

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March 23rd, 2023

Coda positions Elizabeth Creek for widely anticipated 2025 copper bull run

Study reveals huge leverage for $30m junior, with 20% jump in copper price boosting NPV to $1b. Plus, gold equities lagging bullion price and will BHP or IGO join the battle for Mincor?

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March 16th, 2023

Stavely Minerals moves forward with Thursday’s Gossan drilling

Stavely Minerals (ASX: SVY) is moving forward with a significant new phase of exploration activity at its wholly-owned Stavely copper-gold project in western Victoria following an extensive review of regional and near-resource discovery opportunities last year (reports Small Caps).

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March 16th, 2023

Sunstone starts drilling at large T2 copper-gold porphyry target

Sunstone could soon have greater insight into the true scale of the T2 porphyry target within its El Palmar project with the start of drilling to test the geophysical anomaly (reports Stockhead).

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January 26th, 2023

Copper threatens to outshine lithium, putting leveraged juniors in the frame

Forecasts of big supply deficits by the likes of Glencore suggest the red metal is about to get red hot, making smaller stocks such as New World Resources an investor’s playground.

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January 25th, 2023

Sandfire Resources maintains materials output guidance despite lower copper production

Sandfire Resources has maintained its materials output guidance for the 2023 financial year, despite copper production during the December quarter being lower than anticipated (reports The West Australian).

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January 25th, 2023

BHP’s copper deal in Serbia shows miners must look further afield for critical minerals

A dearth of critical minerals projects on the market is forcing miners to look further afield for green metals, according to an analyst, with BHP making its first investment in Serbia to hunt for copper (reports The West Australian).

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January 19th, 2023

Soaring moly price may be sign of things to come as metal shortage hits

China’s rush to reboot its slowing economy is underpinning confidence in the Australian stock market, but the Chinese shift has been so sudden that signs of dislocation are emerging, such as evidence of a copper short squeeze along with wide differences in company valuations.

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January 19th, 2023

Drilling strikes new copper-gold porphyry at Sunstone’s Bramaderos project

Sunstone’s drilling has uncovered a porphyry gold-copper system at the Limon target that has the potential to substantially upgrade the scale of its Bramaderos project in southern Ecuador (reports Stockhead).

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December 8th, 2022

'World doesn't seem to get it': Glencore boss on copper

Glencore boss Gary Nagle says the company will not bring new copper production online until pricing reflects the severe market deficit (reports MiningNews).

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December 8th, 2022

Antler deep drilling unearths high-grade copper for New World Resources

Copper explorer New World Resources (ASX: NWC) has revealed “exceptional” assay results from deep drilling at its wholly-owned Antler copper project in Arizona, United States (reports Small Caps).

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December 8th, 2022

‘Extremely’ tight market to fuel record copper prices next year

Copper prices will rocket to record levels in the next 12 months, according to Goldman Sachs, as a looming supply shortage coincides with growing demand, keeping the physical market for the metal in deficit in 2023 (reports The Australian Financial Review).

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November 24th, 2022

Coda sees viable Elizabeth Creek copper-cobalt operation

Coda Minerals’ mining study on its Elizabeth Creek copper-cobalt project in South Australia’s Olympic province has defined a pathway towards rapid development of open pit mining and provided a solution to the challenging underground deposit (reports MiningNews).

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November 24th, 2022

New World Resources reveals new copper targets along strike from Antler deposit

New World Resources (ASX: NWC) has identified multiple new high-priority drill targets along strike from its wholly-owned Antler copper deposit in northern Arizona, United States (reports Small Caps).

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September 29th, 2022

New World Resources says Antler copper deposit just keeps growing

New World Resources says the latest assays from three deep exploration holes at its Antler copper deposit in Arizona, USA, have further expanded the deposit 150m down dip (reports Stockhead).

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September 22nd, 2022

Today’s market wobbles fail to dent widely-held bullish outlook for copper

Analysts tip Sandfire to be a big winner, especially if BHP takes over OZ, leaving Sandfire as the biggest ASX copper producer. Plus, there’s leverage galore in $22m Labyrinth with maiden JORC Resource imminent at its Canadian gold project.

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September 21st, 2022

Huge uncertainty drives sharp rises and falls in share prices as investors ponder which way to jump

Yawning gaps in asset-value estimates have emerged as a key measure of the uncertainty gripping global markets as central banks tighten the interest-rate screws.

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