Cobalt stocks News

Canada fines Glencore mining unit for Congo risks, WSJ reports

December 16, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

Glencore PLC's Katanga Mining division has agreed to pay more than $22 million to Canada's biggest stock market regulator amid allegations

BMW throws fuel on cobalt price fire: 'we'll need 10x as much'

December 15, 2017 / Cobalt mining news

Cobalt prices have gone ballistic in 2017 with the metal quoted on the LME touching $75,000 a tonne a week ago, a 127% surge year to date and a more than 20% jump just over the last month. Lithium carbonate prices began its run up two years ago, going from $6,100 per tonne to average above

Mining Briefs: Northern Cobalt, First Au and more

December 14, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

IN TODAY'S Mining Briefs: N27 grows Running Creek; First Au's Gimlet hits grades; Golden Rim excited by Red Hill; Alt extends Bottle Creek; Troy calls Ohio

Step-out drilling confirms new discovery east of Canada Cobalt's ...

December 14, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

Step-out drilling confirms new discovery east of Canada Cobalt's Castle

First Cobalt Reports Positive Borehole Geophysics Results

December 14, 2017 / Cobalt mining news

TORONTO, Dec. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Cobalt Corp. (TSX-V:FCC) (ASX:FCC) (OTCQB:FTSSF) (the "Company") is pleased to announce positive results from a borehole geophysics program in the Canadian Cobalt Camp. An electromagnetic program successfully identified a geophysical signature

First Energy to Start Drilling at Phyllis Cobalt Property in Ontario ...

December 13, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

First Energy to Start Drilling at Phyllis Cobalt Property in Ontario & Private Placement

Chinese battery firm halts purchases of Glencore cobalt as price ...

December 13, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

GEM said in a March 14 regulatory filing that it would buy 52,800 tonnes of cobalt from mining and trading giant Glencore between 2018 and

CHILD LABOUR: Eurasian Resources wants to keep children out of ...

December 13, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

"Artisanal and small scale mining accounts for approximately 25% of global cobalt supply and as the fourth industrial revolution gathers

Eurasian Resources wants to keep children out of mining in the DRC

December 12, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

"Artisanal and small-scale mining accounts for approximately 25% of global cobalt supply and as the Fourth Industrial Revolution gathers

Congo Miner Renegotiates ERG Joint Venture to Boost Revenue

December 11, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

Gecamines boosted its stake in ERG subsidiary Boss Mining SPRL, a copper and cobalt producer, to 49 percent from 30 percent under the

BMW Joins Project to Improve Mining Conditions in Congo

December 08, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

German carmaker BMW is exploring ways to improve working conditions at cobalt mines in Congo. Cobalt is a hard, shiny metal that is often

What really powers your smartphone and electric car

December 08, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

Last year, the country classified cobalt as a "strategic metal" and threatened to push mining tariffs up. For decades, colonial powers exploited

Sherritt Publishes Cobalt Reference Price and Warrant Conversion ...

December 07, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

TORONTO - Sherritt International Corporation ("Sherritt") (TSX:S), a world leader in the mining and refining of nickel and cobalt from lateritic

DRC declares cobalt 'strategic'

December 04, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

The change had been flagged earlier this year, with cobalt royalties

BMW supports cobalt miners in Congo

December 04, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

BMW has signed up to a pilot project to improve conditions for cobalt miners, their families and neighbouring communities in the Democratic

Cobalt mining shows clean energy revolution comes at a price

December 03, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

Reports on cobalt mining in the DRC illustrate unethical practices taking place. A growing number of unmonitored "artisanal" mines crawl with

BMW moves to improve working conditions in DRC cobalt mines

December 01, 2018 / Cobalt mining news

German carmaker BMW is exploring ways to improve working conditions for mining cobalt in Congo through a pilot project also supported by

First Cobalt Acquires Property Near Caswell Mine

Dec. 7, 2017 / Cobalt mining news

"Expansion of First Cobalt's property into this highly prospective area increases the opportunity for regional exploration work in keeping with the Company's intention to identify bulk cobalt mining opportunities. Cobalt Central was historically underexplored yet the Caswell mine to the east of these claims

Cobalt miners play a strong hand in price setting

Dec. 6, 2017 / Cobalt mining news

Robert Friedland calls it the "revenge of the miners". As demand increases for battery materials, producers will find themselves in the driving seat as carmakers scramble to roll out their electric vehicle fleets, according to the billionaire investor. "Opening soon at a theatre near you - it's the revenge of the

Australia cobalt rush accelerates on electric vehicle demand, DRC ...

Dec. 15, 2017 / Cobalt mining news

FILE PHOTO: A view of processing facilities at Tenke Fungurume, a copper and cobalt mine 110 km (68 miles) northwest of Lubumbashi in Congo's copper-producing south, owned by miner Freeport McMoRan, Lundin Mining and state mining company Gecamines, January 29, 2013. REUTERS/Jonny