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The rise of electric vehicles (EVs) and battery storage systems is signalling a new era for the application of lithium in the automotive and energy sectors. It is widely expected this will lead to a significant demand side increase and supply side deficit and therefore a substantial price rise...

Some say we are witnessing a ‘lithium-ion revolution’, a global transformation in the way we store and use energy with innovators like the Tesla’s of the world leading the charge. Market indicators suggest a deep supply shortage and rapidly growing demand profile for lithium and cobalt fuelled by a burgeoning lithium-ion battery...

There is a race going in the global lithium market right now. It is the competition among a number of mining firms to see who will be ready to enter with qualified lithium production as the market is gripped by a supply deficit coupled with a...

Quebec is tipped to become the Western Hemisphere hub for lithium production as the market for the energy metal so crucial for electric vehicles and energy storage faces a prolonged supply deficit and demand explosion. The French-speaking Canadian state already has a number of well-advanced lithium...

“The project is the world’s largest greenfield phosphate project – the largest reserves. The purest concentrate, the safest jurisdiction – in a commodity that is needed. We need phosphate, I am sure that next week, next month, next year, we are going to want to...

Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) is the ninth largest exchange in the world by market capitalisation, however when it comes to mining TSX has positioned itself as a world leader for a variety of reasons. It is made up of the senior TSX and the junior TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV). Due to the wealth and breadth of mining companies listed on TSX it is now seen as the place to list if you want to raise funds and grow your company. Its unique position in the global markets and opportunity for equities has seen it become the hub for mining companies of all sizes and stages of growth.

With the largest undeveloped uranium deposit in what is considered to be the ‘world’s leading’ uranium basin, NexGen Energy (TSX:NXE) is in a position to dominate the predicted global price rise for uranium. NexGen holds the Rook 1 project in the Athabasca Basin, located in northern Saskatchewan, Canada. The TSX-listed company is putting the blocks in place through expert drilling and exploration to develop a world class project in one of the world’s most unique uranium basins.  

Guyana, a Caribbean country on the South American coast, is a hidden gem of the minerals industry – underexplored by large mining companies but voraciously mined for decades by small-scale artisanal miners. Canadian company Guyana Goldfields (TSX: GUY) is one of the few international companies...

Vancouver-based gold producer B2Gold Corp. (TSX: BTO) has two operating mines in Nicaragua, one in The Philippines and, as of two months ago, one in Namibia. This is in addition to exploration assets in Nicaragua, Mali, Burkina Faso and Colombia. Last year it achieved record...

With bases in the provinces of Quebec and Newfoundland-Labrador, Canada, New Millennium Iron Ore Corp. (TSX: NML; “NML”) has a 20% stake in a Direct Shipping Ore (DSO) project that is 80% owned and operated by Tata Steel Limited (NSE: TATASTEEL) the 12th largest steel...