Japan plans on beginning the extraction of rare earth metals from the region around Minamitorishima Island in 2024 as the country attempts to wean away from depending on China for critical resources.
Silver jumps 5% Platinum, palladium rally U.S. housing data falls 0.5% in Nov.
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"If you can't grow it, you have to mine it" is a famous saying that encapsulates the importance of minerals and metals in the modern world.
... within the next 22 years, the equivalent of the entire history of copper mining.
The #Chinese #Gold markets are more driven by delivery, about 77.52% of the #GOLD contracts in the Shangai market are delivered in physical.
Aluminum, copper, iron, steel production being shuttered at alarming rate
Robert Leroy Higgins, owner of precious metals dealer Argent Asset Group and the First State Depository (FSD) in Delaware, is in hot water with the Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC).
...and financial repercussions for the world
Uranium stocks advanced on Tuesday after Germany's economy minister expects to extend the lifespan of the country's last two nuclear power plants to prevent the risks of rolling blackouts in Europe's largest economy this winter.
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--It's Rising Lithium Prices that "could derail the EV revolution"
James Turk: "My expectation is that we're going to see strength going into the end of the year for gold and silver.
There's plenty of lithium, but mining it and refining it are lacking. Tesla may build a refinery of its own.
I made iron from ordinary sand in the creek. Sand contains a minor proportion of iron in the form of magnetite (and some hematite), the rest of the sand being other non iron minerals such as silica.
Massive global shutdowns are now under way for METALS SMELTING operations covering iron, copper, nickel, aluminum, zinc and STEEL
-- May Drag Precious Metal Markets Lower
Physical silver bars continue to drain from COMEX and London warehouse stockpiles. Lower spot prices are contributing to this.
"They actually cut it while it was charging somebody's car," an employee at a targeted business told Motherboard.
After demand and supply are sourced in the same region, pricing power moves to that timezone in the form of standards and exchange liquidity. The fat lady is getting ready to sing on Western style Gold manipulation. Will Russo-Chinese style be any b
PROVING that precious metals prices are rigged
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A few months back, precious metals expert and financial writer Bill Holter predicted the economy was going to tank, and today, the U.S. is officially in a recession.
Elon Musk says getting into the lithium business is a "license to print money." He encouraged entrepreneurs to refine the metal, which is crucial for electric-car batteries. The price of lithium has skyrocketed, and some experts are concerned that
Centuries ago, alchemists thought they could turn lead into gold. Today, the prospect of coaxing valuable materials from abundant resources guides scientists who have seen a golden opportunity.
The dollar is up, and silver is way down since Easter. And the stock market? Yikes. Host Craig Hemke and analyst Chris Vermeulen of the Technical Traders break down all the charts you need to navigate the coming bear market.