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IRA critical minerals
Exploration/Development, News

Can Australia develop its own Inflation Reduction Act?

Australia's mining and downstream processing industries are pushing for more subsidies and government support. Would an IRA-style tax credit be a solution?
Commodities, Finance, News

Jupiter churning out dividends

Jupiter Mines continues to reward its shareholders, with another boost to its interim dividend for the 2023–24 financial year.
Commodities, Exploration/Development, News, Uranium

How Boss cracked the uranium code

Uranium mines have proven decidedly difficult to develop in Australia, whether it be through government restriction, operational issues or plunging prices. So how has Boss Energy successfully developed its Honeymoon uranium restart project?
Lynas China
Battery minerals, Commodities, Finance, News

What can revive rare earths prices: Lynas

In announcing its half-year results, Lynas Rare Earths acknowledged it has experienced subdued demand from China. But Lynas boss Amanda Lacaze sees light at the end of the tunnel.
Commodities, Finance, Gold, News

Why these Newmont assets should attract a premium

As Newmont looks to divest eight non-core assets, gold miners across the world will be closely analysing the attributes and synergetic qualities of each mine. So which of the assets will be most sought-after?

Features

Transition Resources

Transition chases grade in Cloncurry

Transition Resources has been operating largely under the radar in north-west Queensland, with two new mines soon to enter production.
resources sector technology

Protecting miners and Australia’s GDP

In the resources sector, technology failures that halt operations can equate to vast amounts in lost production.
ESG 2024

Emerging ESG issues in mining for 2024

With a greater environmental, social and governance focus expected in the mining industry in 2024, what key themes will drive this?
satellite imaging

Mining satellite imaging data for environmental outcomes

Technology such as satellite imaging enables companies to look at the big picture when assessing a project’s hydrology risks.

Commodities

Western Yilgarn raises funds to accelerate WA exploration

Western Yilgarn has secured binding commitments from investors for a $1.15 million capital raise priced at $0.08 per share.

What makes this lithium downturn different

While this isn't the first lithium slump, there's a different air to how the cycle is behaving this time around.
Boss uranium

Boss becomes global uranium player

iron ore price

Iron ore price has ‘confounded’ many: BHP

True North 2024

True North gears up for big 2024

Lithium

Premier1 Lithium

Lithium aspirant gets underway in WA

Premier1 Lithium has commenced drilling at its flagship Abbotts North project near Meekatharra in Western Australia.
lithium prices

When will lithium prices rise again?

When lithium prices plummeted in 2023, some thought it was a sign that the EV revolution was dead, but according to Canaccord Genuity, this “couldn’t be further from the truth”.
Global Lithium

Global Lithium ‘in a position of strength’ despite downturn

Global Lithium Resources has put itself in a strong position to weather the lithium winter, with its Manna project in WA advancing at pace.

Copper

copper demand

Copper demand is ‘undeniable’

While early-stage markets such as lithium are feeling the brunt of their immaturity, with volatile price swings and capricious changes in demand, other commodities such as copper are more fortunate.
BHP half-year

Copper, iron ore boost bruised BHP

Strong performances from BHP's copper and iron ore businesses pulled the major out of the wreckage. What were the key takeaways from the company's half-year report?
CGN

What’s in store for copper aspirant CGN?

CGN Resources is ready to capitalise on its advantage as an early mover in the West Arunta region of Western Australia.
Cloncurry copper

Cloncurry project nears first copper

True North Copper is a step closer to becoming a copper producer at its Cloncurry project in north-west Queensland.

Battery Minerals

graphite Australia

Graphite upstart delivers Australian first

As battery material markets diversify away from China, Australia has an up-and-comer establishing a vertically integrated graphite business.
Lincoln Minerals

What to expect from graphite in 2024

The future of graphite hinges largely on a common denominator influencing several other critical mineral markets. Amid turbulent graphite prices, what is the outlook for the commodity in 2024?
battery supply chain

Could this strategy help unlock the battery supply chain?

After mining, China dominates the EV supply chain, with much of the downstream processing of battery materials conducted in this country. This strategy could help diversify the battery supply chain.

Company Profiles

gold

Linden Gold: an ASX junior with a big appetite

Linden Gold Alliance is fixing to establish a significant landholding in the South Laverton goldfields in WA. The miner has …
great white, kaolin

Australian kaolin on the global stage

When it comes to the kaolin industry, Australia’s distance from the traditional markets in America, China and Europe put it …