Articles Tagged "LSE:BLT"

10 Top Manganese-producing Countries

Manganese – In a recent report, the USGS lays out 2014 manganese production statistics. Here's a look at the 10 top manganese-producing countries in the world today — South Africa leads the way, with China and Australia following.

Ross McElroy on Fission’s Latest Assay Results and Upcoming Summer Drill Program

Uranium – At Canvest, the Investing News Network spoke with Ross McElroy, president and chief geologist for Fission Uranium. The company had just released more assay results from the winter drill program at its PLS property, so naturally McElroy talked about those, noting that they turned out better than Fission had hoped for.

Iron Ore Price Boosted as Stocks at Chinese Ports Drop

Iron – The iron ore price received a boost on Tuesday when it hit its highest level in more than a week, breaching $61 per tonne. While that's a far cry from the metal's April 2014 price of $115, it's up marginally from last month, when 62 percent Fe fines fell to $46.70. Read on for insight on the metal's future from Scotiabank's Patricia Mohr.

Australia Halves Iron Ore Price Forecast in 2015 Federal Budget

Iron – The slumping iron ore price has hit those involved in the space hard in the last year, with many companies reducing production and halting new construction. Now the Australian government has gone into defense mode with its Federal Budget 2015 report, which includes a conservative 12-month iron ore price estimate of $48 per tonne.