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Australian lithium recovery seen by mid-2020 as EV production revs up

8:33am IST

MELBOURNE Strong demand from the electric-vehicle sector alongside supply cuts should help Australian lithium miners recover toward the middle of next year, earlier than expected, industry executives said on Wednesday.

BHP investors file resolution to cut funding for Australian coal lobby groups

04 Sep 2019

MELBOURNE Several BHP Group shareholders, including the Church of England pension fund, are recommending the company suspend its membership in industry groups that advocate for policies inconsistent with the Paris climate change agreement.

Australian lithium miners submerged by low prices

02 Sep 2019

MELBOURNE Having raced to ramp up lithium production over the past five years to exploit surging prices, Australian producers are now scrambling to cut supplies as prices plummet on falling demand in the world's top electric vehicle market.

Australian lithium miners submerged by low prices

02 Sep 2019

MELBOURNE, Sept 2 Having raced to ramp up lithium production over the past five years to exploit surging prices, Australian producers are now scrambling to cut supplies as prices plummet on falling demand in the world's top electric vehicle market.

Papua New Guinea may shut Chinese-owned nickel plant after spill

29 Aug 2019

MELBOURNE A nickel processing plant owned by Metallurgical Corp of China (MCC) that spilled mine waste into Papua New Guinea's Basamuk Bay faces compensation claims and possibly closure, the head of the country's minerals authority said on Thursday.

Chinese-owned nickel plant spills waste into Papua New Guinea bay

29 Aug 2019

(This story was corrected to show that processing plant produces a mixed hydroxide product, not nickel sulphate, in paragraph 5 in August 28 story.)

UPDATE 2-Australia's Lynas says profit jumps 50 pct, eyes further growth

29 Aug 2019

* Texas not sole possible location for heavy rare earths plant

Pilbara Minerals takes lithium mine stake off table, slices sales forecast

27 Aug 2019

MELBOURNE Pilbara Minerals Ltd on Tuesday took a stake in its Australian lithium mine off the market, cut its sales forecast and curbed spending plans amid a downturn in the market for the battery raw material.

Get cracking: Lynas scouts for rare earths plant to meet Malaysian demands

26 Aug 2019

MT WELD, Australia Deep in the Australian outback, rare earths miner Lynas Corp is assessing its options for an initial processing plant, as it looks to soothe concerns in Malaysia about radioactive waste.

Get cracking: Lynas scouts for rare earths plant to meet Malaysian demands

26 Aug 2019

MT WELD, Australia, Aug 26 Deep in the Australian outback, rare earths miner Lynas Corp is assessing its options for an initial processing plant, as it looks to soothe concerns in Malaysia about radioactive waste.

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