Ferro-vanadium prices, dragged down in recent weeks, do not have much further to fall, says MetalBulletin.
Vanadium Market News Directory
Mining Weekly reported that vanadium miner Atlantic has secured a financing facility for $28.5 million that will help to fund the Windimurra project.
Mining Weekly reported that Evraz feels that much progress had been made to improve relations with workers after wide-spread strikes in 2012, which hampered their production.
Mining Weekly reported that Evraz plans to sell 85% of its steel and vanadium producer Evraz Highveld to a black empowerment group for $320 million, marking the largest BEE transaction in the South African Steel Industry.
Mining Weekly reported that TNG has updated their resource estimate at their Mt. Peake project, which reports 86 percent of the estimate falling in either the measured or indicated category.
Mining Weekly reported that Evraz Highveld is working proactively to resolve labour disputes after a four-week work stoppage in the summer that negatively impacted their financial results.
Mining Weekly reported that the South African government is taking steps to move miners towards benefication with the introduction of hefty additional R&D tax incentives for mining companies.
Mining Weekly reported that the government of Ontario has formed a new committee to address the needs of Northern Ontario in terms of infrastructure and economic development for the vast deposit area known as the "Ring of Fire". Several major miners are already moving ahead with projects.
Reuters reported that miner Argex Titanium is moving away from plans to build a mine after a resource estimate at the La Blanche Property and is focusing on developing a plant to deploy its extraction technology.