All Entries in the Tag : Tantalum

Rwanda Mining-Export Income Drops on Lower Tantalum Prices

The value of Rwanda’s mineral exports dropped by almost a fifth in the first half of the year, even as the volume of sales rose, because of a fall in tantalum prices, State Minister for Mines Evode Imena said.

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2014′s Top 6 Conflict Minerals Compliance Articles

My esteemed colleague Jeff recently pined for the day when MetalMiner can provide some ‘peaceful minerals’ coverage, as opposed to ‘conflict minerals.’

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Umicore to recycle GTP hard metal

As part of its US expansion strategy, catalyst specialist Umicore has entered into a long-term agreement to recycle cobalt-containing hard metals scrap from Global Tungsten and Powders Corp (GTP) to produce cobalt fine powders.

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Gippsland Limited inks tantalum toll smelting agreement

Gippsland Limited (ASX:GIP) should firm in trade after signing a non-binding agreement with SmelterCo, a major smelting company.

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Sapphire, gold, tantalum… What will iPhone 6 be made from?

It’s late August, and joining Goodwood and the Notting Hill Carnival is the newest seasonal event on the calendar: speculation about new iPhones.

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Pilbara Minerals fully funded to tantalum production

Pilbara Minerals (ASX:PLS) is now fully funded to complete its transition to production and undertake major exploration at its key tantalum and lithium projects in WA’s Pilbara region after raising over $3 million.

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HP’s Journey to a Conflict-Free Supply Chain

Inside nearly every piece of technology that we rely on—from our laptops and tablets to cars and airplanes—are the minerals tantalum, tin, tungsten and gold.

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