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Lithium, cobalt prices set to fall further: WoodMac

Lithium, cobalt prices set to fall further: WoodMac

Additional 110,000t of LCE and 36,000t of cobalt forecast for 2019

Research

29 JANUARY 2019
"Tshisekedi would be a relatively positive figure for mining investment"

"Tshisekedi would be a relatively positive figure for mining investment"

The DRC elections appear to have removed Joseph Kabila but investors are advised to look closer

verisk maplecroft

22 JANUARY 2019
"He will try to triple the budget by extracting more revenue from mining"

"He will try to triple the budget by extracting more revenue from mining"

Verisk Maplecroft's Indigo Ellis on the likely outcomes of a DRC election certain to be rigged

verisk maplecroft

17 DECEMBER 2018
DRC cobalt will become 'strategic'

DRC cobalt will become 'strategic'

Move would mean royalties increase from 3.5% to 10%

Energy Minerals News

18 SEPTEMBER 2018
"Any sanctions …will inevitably have knock-on effects for the mining industry"

"Any sanctions …will inevitably have knock-on effects for the mining industry"

Verisk Maplecroft warns on further US sanctions against DRC

Politics

08 AUGUST 2018
Glencore downgraded on DRC woes

Glencore downgraded on DRC woes

Impact on copper and cobalt markets to be significant

Politics

30 APRIL 2018
DRC miners hopeful despite lack of government interaction

DRC miners hopeful despite lack of government interaction

Proposed sliding scale royalty rate receiving no response

Politics

23 APRIL 2018
DRC miners propose sliding royalty scale

DRC miners propose sliding royalty scale

The sliding scale would give government an immediate higher share of revenues

Politics

03 APRIL 2018
Charging Cu bull has cash options

Charging Cu bull has cash options

Copper developers have a whole lot of financing avenues

Project finance

22 MARCH 2018
Few winners in DRC code overhaul

Few winners in DRC code overhaul

Tax hikes to yield short-term capital for besieged leader but ignore pending disaster

Politics

16 MARCH 2018
'Strategic' DRC talk spurs on cobalt

'Strategic' DRC talk spurs on cobalt

Supply worries lead to higher price

Capital markets

16 MARCH 2018
Kabila to sign mining code

Kabila to sign mining code

After the hope of Kinshasa talks, DRC president tells titans he backs new code as it is

Politics

08 MARCH 2018