May 20, 2024

Copper price hits record above $11,000 on bets that shortage looms

from Copper surged to its highest-ever level, extending a months-long rally driven […]
May 19, 2024

US runs out of copper – Richard Mills

2024-05-19 AOTH has been warning for 2 years this was going to happen […]
May 18, 2024

Jeff Currie Says Copper Is the Best Trade He’s Seen in His Career

By Joe Weisenthal and Tracy Alloway – Bloomberg Making the power sector fit for the twenty-first […]
May 17, 2024

Copper short squeeze in NY prompts rush to send metal to US

From Copper futures in New York surged as much as 5.5%, driven […]
May 17, 2024

Visualizing Copper Production by Country in 2023

By Bruno Venditti – Elements Copper is considered an essential metal for the clean […]
May 17, 2024

Anglo Goes Bold: Unveils Breakup Plan To Transform Into Copper Giant Amid BHP Takeover Battle

By Tyler Durden – Zero Hedge London-listed Anglo-American has unveiled a “clear, compelling, […]
May 16, 2024

Kodiak Copper

Kodiak is Focused on the Discovery of Copper for a Low Carbon Future
May 15, 2024

Chinese EV Exports Surge as Policymakers Cry Foul

By Felix Richter – Statista On Tuesday, the Biden administration formally announced its plans to increase […]
May 13, 2024

This is how climate change is impacting global copper mining

By Aparupa Devnath – India Times Rising demand for copper in clean-energy initiatives […]
May 11, 2024

Visualizing the Copper Investment Opportunity in One Chart

By Bruno Venditti – Visual Capitalist This chart by Sprott explores the growing […]
May 10, 2024

M&A won’t alleviate looming copper shortage, Barrick CEO warns

From Barrick Gold (NYSE: GOLD) CEO Mark Bristow believes that mergers and […]
May 10, 2024

Ivanhoe Electric Announces Exploration Alliance with BHP to Accelerate the Search for Copper and Other Critical Minerals in the United States

From Accesswire The Alliance Will Focus Initially on Six Areas of Interest in […]
May 8, 2024

US government loosens foreign-content rules on EV batteries – Richard Mills

2024.05.05 The Biden administration has given electric-vehicle makers a two-year extension to shore […]
May 8, 2024

Goldman sees ‘copper stockout’ risk

From Copper briefly traded through $10,000 a ton as investors raised bets […]
May 4, 2024

Why does BHP want Anglo American?

From The Economist This clash of big dirt and high finance suggests that […]
May 3, 2024

New Copper Technologies

From Goehring & Rozencwajg Countless analysts have warned for years that China is […]
May 2, 2024

Copper & Silver Market Updates – Richard Mills

2024.05.02 Copper and silver are essential metals when it comes to the transition […]
April 29, 2024

BHP mega bid and $10,000 copper expose mining’s biggest problem

From The biggest producers all want to increase copper output to take […]
April 28, 2024

BHP’s $39 Billion Copper Play Was Years in the Making

By Thomas Biesheuvel, Dinesh Nair, and Paul-Alain Hunt – Bloomberg For years, it’s been an open secret […]
April 25, 2024

Lured by copper, major miners drawn to Quesnel Trough and Golden Triangle – Richard Mills

2024.04.24 The copper price tickled $4.55 a pound on Monday or $10,000 a […]
April 25, 2024

BlackRock says $12,000 copper is needed to incentivize new mines

From Bloomberg Copper needs to reach $12,000 a ton — a 20% jump […]
April 22, 2024

The Copper Supply Shortage Is Here

By SchiffGold With the AI boom and green energy push fueling fresh copper […]
April 22, 2024

Copper demand to boom as new technology drives power consumption, Trafigura says

From Accelerating production of electric vehicles, solar panels and grid investment in […]
April 20, 2024

Spectacular copper price rally only gaining momentum

By Erik Els – In US trading on Friday copper for delivery […]
April 18, 2024

Trafigura CEO says copper must surpass $10,000 to meet demand

By James Attwood – Bloomberg In order to fill a potential supply gap […]
April 18, 2024

Aging copper mines are turning into money pits despite demand

From Representatives from the world’s biggest copper producers had reason to celebrate […]
April 14, 2024

The big crunch is here as copper decouples from market cycles, Bank of America says

By Henry Lazenby – Copper is increasingly ‘dancing to its own tune’, […]
April 12, 2024

Renforth pivots to new geological model at Parbec gold project -Richard Mills

2024.04.12 Gold hit a record-high $2,365.09 on Monday, April 9, fueled by buying […]
April 12, 2024

Copper price rally continues with surge to highest in 22 months

By Thomas Biesheuvel, Archie Hunter and Jack Ryan – Copper continued its […]
April 5, 2024

Copper miners glimpse the future they’ve long seen coming

From For much of the past decade, there’s been a widely accepted […]
April 4, 2024

Copper price jumps to new 14-month high on supply risks, demand hopes

From Copper rallied to the highest in 14 months as investors flock […]
April 3, 2024

A junior copper stock on the cusp of world-class discoveries

By Trevor Abes – Sitting at an irrational 93.45 per cent loss […]
April 1, 2024

Copper export ban could cost Indonesia $2bn in lost revenue

From Copper miner Freeport Indonesia has warned the Indonesian government that banning […]
March 30, 2024

Five copper plays amid supply-driven price surge – Richard Mills

2024.03.27 For the first two weeks of March, copper rallied 4.1%, hitting its […]
March 28, 2024

Funds stampede into copper as price breaks higher

From Fund managers have rushed to buy copper after the price broke […]
March 23, 2024

Graphite One to build graphite anode manufacturing plant in Ohio, on site previously used to stockpile critical minerals – Richard Mills

2024.03.22 Graphite One (TSXV:GPH, OTCQX:GPHOF) plans to invest $435 million to build a […]
March 14, 2024

Copper price soars to 7-month high on China’s plans to cut output

From Copper prices soared on Wednesday to their highest in seven months […]
March 5, 2024

Indonesia and China killed the nickel market – Richard Mills

2024.03.02 The mantra? Our fossil-fueled based transportation system needs to be 100% electrified, […]
March 3, 2024

Can British Columbia’s Copper Projects Meet North America’s Green Energy Dream

From eResearch Copper, a critical component in electronics, construction, and renewable energy, is […]
February 26, 2024

IRA blowback: restricting imports slowing electric vehicle adoption – Richard Mills

2024.02.26 The Inflation Reduction Act aims to grant incentives to companies that source […]
February 16, 2024

Copper, this dog will hunt – Richard Mills

2024.02.16 More manufacturing will boost the demand for copper. Jeff Currie noted that […]
February 4, 2024

Global Manufacturing Rebound Could Signal A Bright Year For Copper

By Frank Holmes – US Global Investers Some industry leaders are anticipating lofty […]
January 19, 2024

AOTH – Our Battery Metal and Stock for 2024 – Richard Mills

2024.01.19 Due to its natural strength and stiffness, graphite is an excellent conductor […]
January 19, 2024

Dollar Varden expands Homestake Silver deposit with 23 holes, highlighting 93.95m of 357 g/t AgEq including 9,422 g/t Ag over 1.02m – Richard Mills

2024.01.19 Dolly Varden Silver (TSXV:DV, OTC:DOLLF) has put out more encouraging results from drilling […]
January 19, 2024

Pentagon support accelerates Graphite One

By Shane Lasley – Mining News “As the United States and the world transition […]
January 17, 2024

AOTH Top Metals of 2024 Part 1- Copper – Richard Mills

2024.01.17 2023 was a topsy-turvy year for copper, the red metal buffeted by […]
January 14, 2024

The $400 Billion Lithium Battery Value Chain

By Visual Capitalist As the world transitions away from fossil fuels toward a […]
January 13, 2024

Renforth, first update of 2024…Victoria, Beaupre and Parbec

Welcome to a New Year! A new year of exploration is on the […]
December 27, 2023

Copper Prices Waver as Global Supply Faces New Challenges

By Metal Miner  Panama’s President ordered the shutdown of the Cobre Mine, impacting 1% […]
December 20, 2023

Funds less negative on copper as supply landscape shifts

By Copper supply, once again, is turning out to be a lot […]
December 19, 2023

A Copper Bug asks ‘who got copper’? – Richard Mills

2023.12.19 The copper price has climbed to within spitting distance of 4 bucks […]
December 19, 2023

Visualizing the Demand for Battery Raw Materials

By Visual Capitalsist Metals play a pivotal role in the energy transition, as […]
December 18, 2023

Max Resource Corp. (TSXV: MAX): Unveiling Rich Resources in Colombia

By Brett MatichPresident & CEO As we approach the close of the year, […]
December 16, 2023

Graphite One Announces Made in America plan to fast track US synthetic graphite EV battery anode production – Richard Mills

2023.12.16 Graphite One (TSXV:GPH, OTCQX:GPHOF) is advancing its Graphite Creek property, situated along the […]
December 16, 2023

Billionaire Miner Friedland Warns of a Copper ‘Train Wreck’ as Supply Stalls

By James Attwood and Jacob Lorinc – Bloomberg Copper is poised to follow other commodities upended by […]
December 16, 2023

Billionaire Mining Magnate Friedland Says $15,000-a-Ton Copper Needed to Spur New Mines

By Alix Steel, Dani Burger, and Jacob Lorinc – Bloomberg Copper prices need to nearly double in […]
December 9, 2023

Renforth completes in-fill drill program at its Surimeau Battery Metals Project, setting up for 2024 maiden resource – Richard Mills

2023-12-09 A junior resource company with a potentially district-scale battery metals property has […]
November 29, 2023

Stantec to design C$1 billion Li-ion battery plant in British Columbia

By Bringing advanced manufacturing and hundreds of jobs to British Columbia, E-One […]
November 23, 2023

Copper supply rethink as smelter treatment charges fall

By Andy Home – Reuters LONDON, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Chilean copper miner Antofagasta (ANTO.L) last […]
November 23, 2023

Copper Inventory Not Signaling Recession

By Goehring & Rozencwajg Driven by concerns of an impending global recession, copper […]
November 18, 2023

Chinese Copper Smelter Inks First Drop in Fees in 3 Years

By Bloomberg News Chilean miner Antofagasta Plc and Chinese smelter Jinchuan Group agreed to […]
November 15, 2023

Surimeau prospecting results advance battery metals and lithium exploration; Victoria drilling delivers mineralization – Richard Mills

2023.11.15 This week, Renforth Resources (CSE:RFR, OTCQB:RFHRF, FSE:9RR)  updated shareholders on results from the […]
November 8, 2023

Drilling resumes at Renforth Resources’ Surimeau battery metals project in Quebec – Richard Mills

2023.11.08 The latest edition of the IEA’s Critical Minerals Market Review reveals that […]
October 25, 2023

Graphite One drills 15m of 10.75% Cg at Graphite Creek, as China slams the door on flake graphite exports – Richard Mills

2023.10.25 China is once again using its dominance in the mining and processing […]
October 25, 2023

China ups critical minerals heat with graphite controls China is upping the critical minerals stakes by curbing exports of graphite, […]
October 20, 2023

Beijing Ratchets Up Export Controls – In the Crosshairs This Time: Graphite, the “Unsung Player” in the Battery Supply Chain

By Sandra Wirtz  In keeping with its known penchant for weaponizing trade, Beijing is […]
October 20, 2023

China, world’s top graphite producer, to curb exports of key battery material

By Siyi Liu and Dominique Patton China is the world’s top graphite producer and exporter. It […]
October 16, 2023

Backed by up to $47.2 million in non-dilutive funding Graphite One poised to deliver 2023 drill results – Richard Mills

2023.10.16 America’s largest graphite resource, and one of the biggest in the world, […]
October 7, 2023

Renforth bringing in experts to advance Surimeau battery metals project, based on Finland deposit analog and bioleaching process – Richard Mills

2023.10.07 The urgency to expand and diversify the world’s critical minerals supply chain […]
September 23, 2023

Max discovers new copper-silver target at CESAR – Richard Mills

2023.09.23 The importance of copper exploration projects cannot be understated. In an era […]
September 21, 2023

Graphite One gets huge financial boost from US government grant and Bering Straits Native Corporation – Richard Mills

2023.09.21 The US Department of Defense, the government of Alaska and Bering Straits […]
September 19, 2023

Renforth concludes summer prospecting program, discovers new battery metals mineralization – Richard Mills

2023.09.19 The summer prospecting program at Renforth Resources Inc.’s (CSE: RFR) (OTCQB: RFHRF) […]
September 15, 2023

EPOW Announces Its Partner Company Graphite One Awarded $37.5m From US Government

ZIBO, China, Sept. 15, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  Sunrise New Energy Co., Ltd. […]
September 12, 2023

US lags behind China, India, EU when it comes to battery recycling – report

By China, the EU, and India are likely to take the lead […]
September 5, 2023

Graphite One Welcomes Strategic Investment from Bering Straits Native Corporation (“BSNC”); Creates Regional & Community Development Program

September 5, 2023 BSNC will make an initial investment of US$2.0 million in […]
September 2, 2023

Max to fly geophysical survey over CESAR’s AM District – Richard Mills

2023.09.02 Max Resource Corp (TSX.V: MAX; OTC: MXROF; Frankfurt: M1D2)  continues to advance […]
September 2, 2023

Renforth Resources well funded for fall/winter exploration at Surimeau – Richard Mills

2023.09.02 Great news just came out of Renforth Resources Inc. (CSE: RFR) (OTCQB: […]
September 2, 2023

Renforth 为秋冬勘探提供了充足的资金

2023.09.02 Renforth Resources Inc. (CSE: RFR) (OTCQB: RFHRF) (FSE: 9RR) 刚刚传出好消息,宣布已完全清算其在 Radisson Mining […]
August 28, 2023

Electric cars and solar cells rely on Chinese minerals. Here’s how to curb the risks.

By The Washington Post Editorial Board The U.S. transition to cleaner energy technology […]
August 27, 2023

Import ban on goods made with Chinese slave labor extended to electric car batteries – Richard Mills

2023.08.27 US auto manufacturers that source their components from a region in China […]
August 27, 2023

Where are North America’s battery anode plants being built? – Richard Mills

2023.08.27 The electrification of the global transportation system doesn’t happen without graphite. That’s […]
August 18, 2023

Renforth resumes fieldwork at Surimeau to prospect lithium targets – Richard Mills

2023.08.18 Renforth Resources Inc. (CSE: RFR) (OTCQB: RFHRF) (FSE: 9RR) has once again […]
August 18, 2023

Renforth 恢复 Surimeau 项目实地考察以勘探锂目标

2023.08.18 Renforth Resources Inc.(CSE:RFR)(OTCQB:RFHRF)(FSE:9RR)再次启动了其位于魁北克南部 330 平方公里的 Surimeau 电池金属矿区的实地勘探。 最初的重点将是今年夏天早些时候 Renforth 开发的勘探目标,其中包括历史和政府土壤调查中发现的各种锂、镍和锌矿点,这些矿点位于该矿区南部的 Decelles 基岩附近或内部, […]
August 13, 2023

Renforth grows critical minerals exploration portfolio with acquisition of copper project – Richard Mills

2023.08.13 Renforth Resources (CSE:RFR, OTCQB:RFHRF, FSE:9RR) continues to grow its pipeline of battery […]
August 13, 2023

Renforth 通过收购铜项目扩大关键矿产勘探投资组合

2023.08.13 Renforth Resources(CSE:RFR,OTCQB:RFHRF,FSE:9RR)继续扩大其电池和关键金属矿产勘探资产组合,本周宣布收购一个已知存在铜矿化的项目。 Copper Prince 项目位于安大略省艾恩布里奇 (Iron Bridge) 附近,由 15 个矿权区组成,涵盖历史产量有限的已知含铜矿脉系统 (Copper Prince) […]
August 5, 2023

Graphite essential to green transformation – Richard Mills

2023.08.05 Despite the plethora of electronic gadgets we have at our fingertips, most […]
August 2, 2023

How Clean is the Nickel and Lithium in a Battery?

Article/Editing: Bruno Venditti The production of lithium (Li) and nickel (Ni), two key […]
July 29, 2023

Renforth acquires new nickel property, as exploration at Surimeau battery/ precious metals deposit continues – Richard Mills

2023.07.29 The Surimeau mineral deposit in Quebec being developed by Renforth Resources (CSE:RFR, OTCQB:RFHRF, […]
July 24, 2023

Department Of Defense Awards Graphite One $37.5 Million

By Megan Gannon Graphite One is getting a big injection of taxpayer dollars to […]
July 20, 2023

From the $37.5M Pentagon grant to a $5M loan from an Alaskan gold mining company, domestic graphite supply chain plan is broadly backed.

By Shane Lasley From the U.S. Department of Defense and policymakers in Washington, DC, […]
July 18, 2023

Graphite One a technology company that mines graphite receives $37.5 million from US DoD – Richard Mills

2023.07.18 Graphite One (TSXV:GPH, OTCQX:GPHOF) and its Graphite Creek deposit in Alaska have […]
July 11, 2023

Africa, Bolivia becoming important in race to lock up lithium supply – Richard Mills

2023.07.11 The race is on to score lithium, the crucial electric vehicle battery […]
July 10, 2023

Sen. Lisa Murkowski visits Graphite Creek

2023.07.10 I recorded this at @GraphiteOne’s drill site near Nome, as I learned […]
July 8, 2023

China’s metal export controls give impetus for US to develop its own graphite supply – Richard Mills

2023.07.08 China has certainly picked an interesting time to escalate the trade war […]
July 8, 2023


2023.07.08 中国无疑选择了一个有趣的时机来升级与其西方竞争对手的贸易战。 周一,在美国 7 月 4 日庆祝活动开始前几个小时,中国宣布将对镓和锗实施出口限制,这两种金属对半导体、电动汽车和电信设备的制造至关重要。 中国商务部在一份声明中表示,以国家安全为由实施的新规定将要求出口商从 8 月 1 日起运输镓和锗化合物必须获得许可。 此举是全球日益激烈的技术霸主之战的一部分。根据欧盟今年对关键原材料的一项研究,中国已成为多达 […]
June 27, 2023

Electrification’s demands on copper and graphite are off the charts – Richard Mills

2023.06.27 The three most critical inputs in the race to electrify and decarbonize […]
June 22, 2023

Renforth’s spring drill program at Surimeau demonstrates analog to Finland’s Outokumpu polymetallic district, Talvivaara mine – Richard Mills

2023.06.22 Renforth Resources’ (CSE:RFR, OTCQB:RFHRF, FSE:9RR) Surimeau project in Quebec is a district-scale […]
June 18, 2023

Video – Victory Battery Metals

June 15, 2023

Victory Battery Metals delivers encouraging results from Phase 2 drilling at Smokey lithium project – Richard Mills

2023.06.15 Victory Battery Metals (CSE: VR) (FWB: VR6) (OTC: VRCFF) has delivered the […]
June 15, 2023

Victory Battery Metals 在 Smokey 锂项目的第 2 阶段钻探取得了令人鼓舞的成果

2023.06.15 Victory Battery Metals (CSE: VR) (FWB: VR6) (OTC: VRCFF) 在 Smokey Lithium […]