Peak can block 80% of cerium — and transform project economics

In these days of subdued rare earth prices, scant investor interest in the sector, and the need to do something to attract the market’s attention, strategy is a key requirement. Peak Resources (ASX:PEK) has already signalled it is prioritizing toward … Continue reading

Triton Minerals delivers impressive project economics at Nicanda Hill Graphite Project

In November, Australia’s Triton Minerals (‘Triton’, ASX: TON) completed its 2014 drilling campaign at Nicanda Hill last month featuring drill core intercepts have been in excess of 15% graphitic carbon (GC) the Nicanda Hill property, part of its Balama North … Continue reading

Arafura Development Report reinforces robust project economics, rare earth production scheduled for 2019

Arafura Resources (‘Arafura’, ASX: ARU) will start production in 2019 with a 20,000 tons/year target featuring excellent project economics according to the Company’s ‘Development Report for the Nolans Project in the Northern Territory – the Nolans Development Report (NDR). The … Continue reading

Japan economics minister warns of premature QE exit, sees room for more easing

July 11, 2014 (Source: Reuters) — Japanese Economics Minister Akira Amari warned that it would be premature for the Bank of Japan to consider an exit strategy from its massive stimulus programme, voicing hope instead for further monetary easing if achievement … Continue reading