Cobalt

The USS Nimitz in Pearl Harbor Credit: Shutterstock / Rene Holtslag
AMERICAS

DoD invests $14.9M in North American critical mineral supply chain

US-Canada relations are key to securing supply

17 May 2024

Critical mineral projects will be considered under the Title 17 Clean Energy Financing Program. Photo: iamnoonmai / Shutterstock
AMERICAS

US critical mineral projects eligible for $72 billion loan pot

Projects that reduce emissions, have community support and meet standards will be prioritised

01 May 2024

A worker handles copper plates at a Gecamines operation. Photo: Gecamines
OPERATIONS

ERG rejects DRC subcontractor allegations

DRC has accused the Kazakh firm of flouting local ownership rules

26 April 2024

Conveyor belt at a diamond mine at the recovery plant in Botswana Credit: Shutterstock / Lucian Coman
PROCESSING

IMF: Sub-Saharan Africa must seize critical minerals processing potential

Unlocking midstream opportunities will drive broader economic development in the region

22 April 2024

A Congolese worker grounds coltan ore with minimal protection. Photo: Nada B / Shutterstock
AFRICA

DRC mineral output surges despite security, poverty risks

Metals from the DRC may be key to the green transition, but poor governance persists

12 April 2024

Data acquired under Earth MRI includes state-of-the-art geologic maps, large geophysical surveys, and topographic lidar surveys. Photo: USGS
TECHNOLOGY

US uses geological mapping to shape critical minerals strategy

Supported by IIJA funding, the Survey is using advanced mapping to locate strategic commodities

09 April 2024

While the IRA is unlikely to be repealed, applications may differ between administrations. Photo: Below The Sky / Shutterstock
ASIA

Elections to rock battery supply chains in 2024

Elections in mining states will impact regulations, downstream processing, and battery supply chains

03 April 2024

ERG's cobalt comes from the Democratic Republic of Congo Credit: Shutterstock / buffaloboy
ENVIRONMENT

Electra and Eurasian partner on EV-focused cobalt deal

Agreement secures enough cobalt to meet Electra's current refinery capacity

02 April 2024

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the mining sector, brought to you by the Mining Magazine Intelligence team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the mining sector, brought to you by the Mining Magazine Intelligence team.

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Mining Magazine Intelligence Future Fleets Report 2024

The report paints a picture of the equipment landscape and includes detailed profiles of mines that are employing these fleets

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Mining Magazine Intelligence Digitalisation Report 2023

An in-depth review of operations that use digitalisation technology to drive improvements across all areas of mining production

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Mining Magazine Intelligence Automation Report 2023

An in-depth review of operations using autonomous solutions in every region and sector, including analysis of the factors driving investment decisions

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Mining Magazine Intelligence Exploration Report 2023 (feat. Opaxe data)

A comprehensive review of current exploration rates, trending exploration technologies, a ranking of top drill intercepts and a catalog of 2022 Initial Resource Estimates and recent discovery successes.