Chinese Dominance of Rare Earths Sets off Alarm Bells in Washington

In this episode of InvestorIntel’s Critical Materials Corner with Jack Lifton, Jack talks about geopolitical issues with China and how regionalism is going to affect not just the interest and demand for rare earths, but for all critical materials.

In this InvestorIntel video, which may also be viewed on YouTube (click here to subscribe to the InvestorIntel Channel), Jack went on to say that the Chinese dominance of the rare earths space has set off alarm bells not just in the US but also in EU and Canada. “I see the security of the supply of critical materials becoming a regional issue in this world,” he added. Jack highlighted that Canada is going ahead faster than the US in the critical materials space by developing several rare earths deposits for production and building the first full-scale rare earths separation plant in Saskatchewan.

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eResearch’s Chris Thompson on the Atlantic Gold Industry Report – The Ultimate Guide to Gold Mining Companies in the Appalachian Gold Belt

In a recent InvestorIntel interview Tracy Weslosky speaks with Chris Thompson, CEO, President and Director of Equity Research at eResearch Corporation about an Industry Report published by eResearch titled “Atlantic Gold Industry Report – The Ultimate Guide to Gold Mining Companies in the Appalachian Gold Belt“.

In this InvestorIntel interview, which may also be viewed on YouTube (click here to subscribe to the InvestorIntel  YouTube channel for regular updates), Chris said that the Atlantic region of North America has been explored and mined for gold for more than 230 years and some recent “bonanza-grade discoveries” have renewed investor interest and exploration activities in the region. Chris went on to say that months of research has gone into the creation of the report that focuses on 42 publicly listed gold exploration and mining companies in the region and highlights three companies two of which have had a bonanza-grade gold discovery of more than 30 grams per ton.

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eResearch, which was founded in 2000, is a respected source for institutional-quality, equity research focused primarily on small- and mid-cap companies. Their focus is on identifying companies that have interesting prospects, sound management, and significant potential for share price appreciation. They also provide research reports on middle and larger-sized companies, using a combination of fundamental and technical analysis. They complement their corporate research coverage with a diversified selection of informative, insightful, and thought-provoking research publications from a wide variety of investment professionals.




Tony Sklar on Ideanomics investment in leading high-performance electric motorcycle company, Energica

In a recent InvestorIntel interview, Tracy Weslosky spoke with Tony Sklar, Senior VP, Communications of Ideanomics, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDEX) about their investment in Energica Motor Company S.p.A., a leading Italian manufacturer of high-performance electric motorcycles and the sole manufacturer of the FIM Enel MotoE™ World Cup.

In this InvestorIntel interview, which may also be viewed on YouTube (click here to subscribe to the InvestorIntel Channel), Tony went on to say that Energica is one of the few European players to own their own battery technology and explained that its proprietary EV battery and DC fast-charging systems have applications and synergies with Ideanomics Mobility creating value for Ideanomics shareholders.

In the interview, Tony spoke on the two business divisions of Ideanomics – Ideanomics Mobility and Ideanomics Capital. With Ideanomics Mobility the company focuses on the commercialization of electric vehicles. Ideanomics has a sales to financing to charging model. Drawing a parallel with the auto and energy industry, he said as the energy companies that have given value to shareholders for the longest period of time, Ideanomics’ charging solutions is going to have the most impact for its investors.

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About Ideanomics

Ideanomics is a global company focused on the convergence of financial services and industries experiencing technological disruption. Our Ideanomics Mobility division is a service provider which facilitates the adoption of electric vehicles by commercial fleet operators through offering vehicle procurement, finance and leasing, and energy management solutions under our innovative sales to financing to charging (S2F2C) business model. Ideanomics Capital is focused on disruptive fintech solutions for the financial services industry. Together, Ideanomics Mobility and Ideanomics Capital provide our global customers and partners with leading technologies and services designed to improve transparency, efficiency, and accountability, and our shareholders with the opportunity to participate in high-potential, growth industries.

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Disclaimer: Ideanomics, Inc. is an advertorial member of InvestorIntel Corp.




Neo Lithium’s Gabriel Pindar on the rising demand for lithium in electric vehicles

In a recent InvestorIntel interview, Tracy Weslosky spoke with Gabriel Pindar, COO and Director of Neo Lithium Corp. (TSXV: NLC | OTCQX: NTTHF) about their recent news release about CATL increasing its investment in Neo Lithium.

CATL is one of the largest battery manufacturers for electric vehicles in the world which made a strategic investment in Neo Lithium in September last year. In this InvestorIntel interview, which may also be viewed on YouTube (click here to subscribe to the InvestorIntel Channel), Gabriel went on to say that CATL is expanding its plants globally and “for every one of those plants they will need more materials. That is why they are talking to us about lithium.”

Neo Lithium was recently named to the 2021 OTCQX® Best 50. Speaking on the competitive advantages of Neo Lithium’s 3Q Project, Gabriel said that it is a high-grade lithium brine project which is “one of the lowest impurity projects in the market” which allows for efficient lithium carbonate production.

To watch the full interview, click here

About Neo Lithium Corp.

Neo Lithium Corp. has quickly become a prominent new name in lithium brine development by virtue of its high quality 3Q Project and experienced team. Neo Lithium is rapidly advancing its 100% owned 3Q Project – a unique high-grade lithium brine lake and salar complex in Latin America’s “Lithium Triangle”.

The 3Q Project is located in Catamarca Province, the largest lithium producing area in Argentina covering approximately 35,000 ha including a salar complex of approximately 16,000 ha.

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Disclaimer: Neo Lithium Corp. is an advertorial member of InvestorIntel Corp.




Felix Lee on the critical role of #PDAC2021 in promoting miners interest around the world

In a recent InvestorIntel interview, Peter Clausi spoke with Felix Lee, President of PDAC about the convention that just kicked off earlier this week and the role of PDAC in promoting miners interest around the world.

In this InvestorIntel interview, which may also be viewed on YouTube (click here to subscribe to the InvestorIntel Channel), Mr. Lee starts with: “The show is off to a great start.”

Mr. Lee pointed out that most people think of PDAC as a convention but the organization exists as an advocacy body. He said that the organization works very hard to support and promote a vibrant, competitive, and responsible minerals exploration industry. They also work with the Canadian federal government to enact policies that benefit the industry. “We are poised to play a very critical role in the transition of Canada’s economy to a low carbon future,” Mr. Lee added.

To watch the complete interview, click here

About PDAC

Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) is the leading voice of Canada’s mineral exploration and development community since 1932. With over 7,200 members around the world, PDAC’s work centres on supporting a competitive, responsible mineral sector. The annual PDAC Convention is the world’s premier international event for the minerals and mining industry. It has attracted more than 25,000 people from 135 countries in recent years.

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David Morgan on PDAC 2021 and how to make a killing with silver

In a recent InvestorIntel interview, Peter Clausi speaks with David Morgan of The Morgan Report about silver, the silver market and even discuss the reasons behind the difference in price between paper silver and physical silver.

In this InvestorIntel interview, which may also be viewed on YouTube (click here to subscribe to the InvestorIntel Channel), David went on to say there is a “short squeeze” in the silver market as “there is not enough product to meet the demand” for the physical silver. He stressed the importance of silver in day-to-day technology and highlighted the importance of recycling. David said that he anticipates silver prices to go up. “One day the physical silver market will take over the paper price….”  To watch the complete interview, click here

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Ur-Energy’s Jeff Klenda on Biden’s interest in nuclear energy, US utilities ‘just-in-time deliveries’ for uranium and being the lowest cost producer of uranium in the U.S.

In a recent InvestorIntel interview, Peter Clausi spoke with Jeff Klenda, Chairman, President, and CEO of Ur‐Energy Inc. (NYSE American: URG | TSX: URE) about the positive impact of Biden’s administration on the ongoing prioritization of nuclear energy. Discussing the tenuous issues around America’s dependence on imports for their supply of uranium, Jeff explains how Ur-Energy is capable of ramping up production faster than anybody else in the United States.

In this InvestorIntel interview, which may also be viewed on YouTube (click here to subscribe to the InvestorIntel Channel), Jeff went on to say that the US imports more than 95% of its uranium requirement with 20% coming from Russia. He highlighted that the US utilities are heavily reliant on just-in-time deliveries for uranium. “If we were to see any type of disruption in the flow of material that is coming into the United States from foreign sources. Our US utilities would be in crisis literally overnight.” Highlighting that: “We are the lowest cost producer of uranium outside of Kazakhstan. Nobody in the US can produce at a lower cost than we can.”

To access the complete interview, click here

About Ur-Energy

Ur-Energy is a uranium mining company operating the Lost Creek in-situ recovery uranium facility in south-central Wyoming. We have produced, packaged and shipped more than 2.6 million pounds from Lost Creek since the commencement of operations. Applications are under review by various agencies to incorporate our LC East project area into the Lost Creek permits and to operate at our Shirley Basin Project. Ur-Energy is engaged in uranium mining, recovery and processing activities, including the acquisition, exploration, development and operation of uranium mineral properties in the United States.

Disclaimer: Ur‐Energy Inc. is an advertorial member of InvestorIntel Corp.