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Split decision on mining investment

Excitement was in short supply during a Mining Indaba panel on what commodities were enthusing investors at the moment. Gold, lithium, cobalt, iron ore, nickel, copper, high-purity quartz and high-purity aluminium all cropped up, but there was a definite lack of conviction.

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The most worrying aspect was the lack of consensus, with all three panellists having very different takes on the subject at hand.