Cobalt – Reuters reported yesterday that the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is looking to double its cobalt export royalty from 2 to 4 percent.
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Tungsten – On November 26, a joint conflict-free program was announced to help address the issue of conflict tungsten.
Tantalum – Andrew O'Donovan, CEO of Global Advanced Metals, spoke with Tantalum Investing News about the process involved in being conflict free.
Copper – Ivanhoe Mines (TSX:IVN) released the findings of an independent preliminary economic assessment for the company's Kamoa copper discovery in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Tantalum – A recent expose by National Geographic explores the conflict regions of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and shows how conflict minerals have made their way into our everyday electronics.
Diamond – Delrand Resources Ltd. (TSX:DRN) provided an update on its diamond exploration activities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), commenting that it is looking for kimberlites in the country; as yet, none have been found.
Gold – Banro Corporation (NYSE:BAA, AMEX:BAA,TSX:BAA) announced drilling results from its wholly-owned Namoya project in the DRC. As quoted in the press release:
Gold – Banro Corporation (NYSE:BAA,AMEX:BAA,TSX:BAA) announced production for the second quarter provided an operations update for its Twangiza Gold Mine and Namoya construction project in the DRC.
Cobalt – MetalBulletin reported that Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (NYSE:FCX) has informed its customers that as a result of electricity supply issues, deliveries of cobalt hydroxide from Tenke Fungurume Mining (TFM), located in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), will decrease in the second half of 2013.
Cobalt – The Cobalt Development Institute held its annual cobalt conference in Shanghai at the end of May. Here's a look at the key takeaways from the event.