Industrial/Specialty Minerals

Mason Graphite outlines a robust mine at Lac Gueret

Source: Daily News | 2015-09-27
Production at Mason Graphite’s (TSXV: LLG; OTCQX: MGPHF) high-margin Lac Gueret graphite deposit in northeastern Quebec could start as early as 2017.

TSX moves up, Sept.14-18 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-09-23
Canada’s benchmark index gained ground during the week, adding 185.33 points, or 1.4%, to close at 13,646.80 points, as investors took in the U.S. Federal Reserve’s decision to keep interest rates near zero. 

Noront CEO outlines big plans for Ring of Fire  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-09-16
VANCOUVER — Noront Resources (TSXV: NOT; US-OTC: NOSOF) has emerged as a leader across the Ring of Fire region in the James Bay Lowlands of Northern Ontario, and it has a long-term plan in the works that it hopes will establish a...

Starcore has had 'a big year,' CEO Robert Eadie says 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-09-02
Starcore International Mines (TSX: SAM), the owner of the San Martin gold-silver mine in Queretaro, Mexico, has added seven assets to its portfolio over the past year.

Editorial: Graphite and REE juniors are suffering, too 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-09-02
While they have a lower profile than the mining companies who are chasing after major commodities like gold, copper and iron, junior companies associated with graphite and rare earth elements have also endured a four-year bear market for their...

Bacanora, Rare Earth Minerals sign landmark lithium supply deal with Tesla 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-09-02
VANCOUVER — Tesla Motors  (NASDAQ: TSLA) has signed a conditional agreement with joint-venture partners Bacanora Minerals (TSXV: BCN) and Rare Earth Minerals (LSE: REM) in a move to secure long-term resources from the juniors’...

Anglo Pacific has 'turned the corner,' CEO says 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-09-02
For Anglo Pacific Group (TSX: APY; LSE: APF), royalty income in the first half surpassed all of the royalty income earned last year. And while the company posted an after-tax loss for the six months ended June 30, it was a much smaller one than...

TSX ends up higher, Aug. 24-28 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-09-02
The Toronto Stock Exchange finished in positive territory as investors took in higher oil prices and news that the Chinese government cut interest rates again to bolster its slowing economy. The S&P/TSX Composite climbed for four...

Minera Alamos downsizes its dreams at Los Verdes 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-09-02
VANCOUVER — Junior Minera Alamos (TSXV: MAI; US-OTC: VGMTF) is getting a second look from investors after a change in strategy at its wholly owned Los Verdes copper-molybdenum property, 200 km southeast of Hermosillo,...

Ex-gold explorer dives into Select Sands  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-19
Select Sands’ (TSXV: SNS; OTC: CLICF) president and CEO Rasool Mohammad has chosen silica “frac” sand over gold, and hopes his bet will pay off with success at the junior’s frac sand Sandtown property in Arkansas, where...