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Where next for tin?

Back in 2017 when Richard Williams, CEO of Cornish Metals published the company’s preliminary economic assessment for developing the South Crofty tin mine, the price of the metal was $13,000/tonne. Today it sits just below at an all-time record of $36,000/t – an increase of 275%.

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The big spike has come since December 2020 as prices surged 100% in market conditions that can only be described as a perfect storm.