Articles On Mineral Commodities (ASX:MRC)

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High Voltage: Aussie government throws graphite and HPA projects a tasty bone or two

Alpha HPA and Renascor Graphite receive a big sugar daddy hug from Albo this week Lithium news: the “spot” pricing is trending… steadily right now. So that’s okay KTA, LU7 and NWM make strong battery metals gains on the ASX this week   A...

Stockhead MRC 1 day ago
High Voltage: Lithium prices bounce, as (some) sector analysts forecast strong EV demand

Lithium ‘spot’ prices outta China make a bit of a recovery to start the week  EV demand remains intact, says one prominent expert. Not everyone agrees Indonesia keeps blowing up global nickel industry, while copper looks good   Where are...

Stockhead MRC 2 weeks ago
High Voltage: Lithium dips as Citi bears pipe up, but PLS downstream move points to ‘up cycle’

Lithium spot pricing has dipped, but that futures ‘contango’ is still in play Citi analysts take a bearish view on lithium short to mid term PLS’s downstream move with Ganfeng turns heads    Where are lithium and other battery metals at t...

Stockhead MRC 3 weeks ago
Market Open: ASX200 to edge lower in Friday trade

Despite all three US markets claiming new records overnight, the ASX200 is expected to shed a just over a quarter of a per cent when trade gets underway shortly. Megacap Apple dropped 4 per cent after the US Department of Justice lodged...

themarketonline.com.au MRC 3 weeks ago
High Voltage: Lithium market recovery narrative picks up. Perfect storm brewing?

What’s shaking in the land of the lithium lizards? (And other battery metals.) Let’s see…    Is there something of a perfect storm forming for lithium right now? A positive perfect storm, that is. Lithium prices have been absolutely poleaxe...

Stockhead MRC 1 month ago
High Voltage: Lithium prices look to turn corner, while Aussie businesses take EV high road

What’s happening here and there with this and that pertaining to battery metals on February 29? Let’s take a look…    While the Australian nickel industry is very much pushed to the edge of the nickel universe in the midst of an Indonesian-...

Stockhead MRC 1 month ago
High Voltage: CATL mine shutdown speculation keeps lithium investors’ glasses half-full

Speculation regarding shutdown of huge Chinese lithium mine raises industry’s eyebrows Low lithium prices are ‘unsustainable’ says Albemarle boss ASX battery metal leaders over the past seven days include: ARR, SYA, AUZ Another lithium-he...

Stockhead MRC 1 month ago
Closing Bell: Local markets ride commodities higher after a blow to US confidence on Friday

  Local markets ride commodities lift to offset weak performance from Wall Street on Friday ASX 200 benchmark finished the day on +0.09pc, a lot higher than it really had any right to Resources led the way, overcoming a significant deadwei...

Stockhead MRC 1 month ago
Top 10 at 11: Rebranding, realigning and getting on top of delays are news today

Good morning, and welcome to Stockhead’s Top 10 at shortly-before-11-ish, which is meant to highlight the best (and sometimes worst) performing ASX stocks in morning trade using live data, to provide a short, sharp update to help frame the...

Stockhead MRC 1 month ago
High Voltage: Exxon lithium pivot to push lithium narrative into overdrive; EV sales surge in Europe

Oil and gas titan ExxonMobil reveals big bold lithium-producing plans Despite recent bearish lithium spot prices, EV sales are surging in Europe S&P Global believes lithium supply will need to increase 270% to meet future demand Weekly...

Stockhead MRC 5 months ago
Mineral Commodities extends retail offer

Mineral Commodities (ASX:MRC) has extended the closing date of the retail offer of its $15 million capital raise by a week from 16 November to 23 November 2023. The company now expects the results of the pro-rata non-renounceable entitle...

Mining.com.au MRC 5 months ago
Has graphite got its groove back? 4 ASX stocks explain the impact of China’s export restrictions

China’s control over the graphite supply chain is nothing new. As the world’s top graphite producer and exporter, China dominates every stage of the supply chain from feedstock material to active anode material production (AAM), accounting...

Stockhead MRC 5 months ago
High Voltage: WA gov looks downstream in battery minerals strategy; Piedmont Lithium up on sales profits

Western Australia’s government is re-energising its battery and critical minerals strategy and looking for feedback Piedmont Lithium has turned in inaugural revenue and profit on lithium shipments What’s hot, what’s not on the ASX for batt...

Stockhead MRC 5 months ago
High Voltage: Battery metal bears are out in force but ‘lithium demand is absolutely there’, says PLS boss

  Lithium prices continue to slump amid weak Chinese economic scene Albemarle quarterly profit expected lower, while UBS downgrades EV demand outlook  But wait… PLS boss is still upbeat on lithium demand, and MinRes grabs more of hot stock...

Stockhead MRC 5 months ago
Closing Bell: ASX in disgrace after crashing to 12-month low

Benchmark ASX index ends -0.6 lower Utilities only sector in the green Small caps led by LSA, AZS   The ASX200 has closed 42 points (-0.61%) lower on Thursday. May as well get you a pic. I’ll point out the important bits…   ASX200 ON THUR...

Stockhead MRC 5 months ago
High Voltage: Lithium prices and EV sales are up… Does this mean rock bottom’s been hit?

Don’t want to jinx it too hard, but maybe, just maybe, lithium prices have touched the bottom. (Yep, definitely jinxed it) Meanwhile EV sales are well up again, with beaut global figures for September making the rounds And LPI and LTR have...

Stockhead MRC 5 months ago
Closing Bell: Stupid ASX loses confidence, ends flat… but 25pc of Redbubble’s back

Benchmark ASX index finishes ever so slightly up ASX Sectors led by Financial, IT, Property and Materials Small cap gainers: RBL, PIL, and LPI   Here’s how we ended on Thursday. Local markets largely did okay, and then wilted when we go...

Stockhead MRC 6 months ago
Mineral Commodities back in action at Norway graphite play

Mineral Commodities is back up and running at its Skaland Graphite AS operation in Norway after a mechanical failure of its primary ore production drill rig last month caused a temporary production halt.

The West MRC 6 months ago
Mineral Commodities (ASX: MRC) restarts operations at Skaland

Highlights Mineral Commodities has restarted primary drilling and ore production at the Skaland Graphite AS (Skaland) operations. MRC has commissioned a rental drill rig at Skaland, replacing the primary ore production drill rig (Tamr...

Kalkine Media MRC 6 months ago
High Voltage: Big cats fight for Liontown while limp lithium price throws spanner in DSO works

Gina Rinehart’s Hancock Prospecting throws another $152m at Liontown in Ablemarle blocking move Could drooping lithium prices burst the DSO bubble?  Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobal...

Stockhead MRC 6 months ago
High Voltage: PMT’s Corvette lithium resource could be a 300Mt titan… if an ENTIRE LAKE can be drained first

“200-300Mt resource is being considered longer term” at Patriot’s Corvette: E&P Financial Group Would make the Corvette one of the top 5 lithium resources in the world But much of the Corvette deposit sits below a large lake, which wil...

Stockhead MRC 6 months ago
Hot Money Monday: One potential strategy to beat the market, and how to spot oversold stocks

What stocks trading at 52-week highs are telling us How do we know if they are overbought or oversold? We take a look at one investing strategy called the 52-Week High Rotation Strategy   One indicator used by chartists to determine an en...

Stockhead MRC 6 months ago
High Voltage: ASX juniors are watching it rain money as world governments pile funding into critical minerals

Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobalt, graphite, nickel, rare earths, manganese, magnesium, and vanadium.   Governments and policymakers seem to be right at it this week and the beneficia...

Stockhead MRC 7 months ago
Mineral Commodities back in black with turnaround profit

Mineral Commodities is back in the black with an annual net profit of more than US$780,000 for the past financial year, compared to an annual net loss of about US$4.5 million for the previous reporting period.

The West MRC 7 months ago
High Voltage: India’s Modi pushes for non-exclusive access to critical minerals amid global snatch and grab

Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobalt, graphite, nickel, rare earths, manganese, magnesium, and vanadium.   Concerns from India’s President earlier this week about nations and mining majo...

Stockhead MRC 7 months ago
High Voltage: The double-edged sword of Australia’s wealth of critical minerals

Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobalt, graphite, nickel, rare earths, manganese, magnesium, and vanadium. When you’re wielding a double-edged sword, you have to be careful that you don’t...

Stockhead MRC 7 months ago
High Voltage: Copper becomes a minted critical mineral, put it on your list

Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposure to lithium, cobalt, graphite, nickel, rare earths, manganese, magnesium, and vanadium – and today, copper too.   With the recent addition of copper to the US Department...

Stockhead MRC 8 months ago
High Voltage: Albermarle becomes a Patriot and Lynas counts funds as it rodeos into Texas

Albemarle buys into James Bay with a $C109m investment into Patriot RKequity and BMI share their thoughts on Indonesia and nickel Windfall funding for Lynas in the US   Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with exposu...

Stockhead MRC 8 months ago
Mineral Commodities appoints Scott Lowe as new CEO

Mineral Commodities has named Scott Lowe as the company’s new chief executive officer. Mr Lowe has more than 35 years of industry experience and will oversee promising projects in WA and South Africa..

The West MRC 8 months ago
Meet Scott Lowe - Mineral Commodities’ (ASX: MRC) new CEO

Highlights Mineral Commodities has appointed Scott Lowe as its new Chief Executive Officer. He will take charge of the position from 1 September 2023. Lowe is highly experienced having worked varied jurisdictions and commodities....

Kalkine Media MRC 8 months ago
Mineral Commodities bolsters executive team with appointment of new CEO

Global miner Mineral Commodities (ASX:MRC) has appointed Scott Lowe as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective from 1 September 2023. The $39.41 million market capitalisation company reports Lowe is taking the reins from interim CE...

Mining.com.au MRC 8 months ago
Market Highlights: Fed’s foggy interest rates path; and ‘AI’ mentioned over 1,000 times in earnings calls

Shares to open flat after the Fed bumped rates another 25bp Google, Microsoft and Meta reported earnings The word AI was mentioned over 1,000 times in the earnings reports   Local shares are set to open flat on Thursday after a mixed sess...

Stockhead MRC 8 months ago
High Voltage: Rio Tinto’s monster lithium hunt is underway, from James Bay to WA

RIO boss Jakob Stausholm said in May that prices being paid for tier 1 lithium assets is now too high It has made a move into cheaper, more speculative pre-discovery assets via its mine-finder arm, Rio Tinto Exploration TSX and ASX explore...

Stockhead MRC 9 months ago
Mineral Commodities acquires Norwegian graphite project

After a positive resolution to a legal dispute, Mineral Commodities has finalised its 100 per cent-ownership of the Skaland graphite project in Norway, solidifying the company’s battery anode business segment.

The West MRC 9 months ago
Mineral Commodities scoops up remaining 10% interest in Skaland Graphite Operation, Norway

Global miner Mineral Commodities (ASX:MRC) reports its subsidiary, MRC Graphite, has entered into an agreement to obtain BSG Mining’s 10% interest in Skaland Graphite, which holds the Skaland Graphite Operation in Norway. The company says b...

Mining.com.au MRC 9 months ago
Mineral Commodities (ASX: MRC) set to take 100% control of Skaland graphite operation

Highlights  Mineral Commodities’ subsidiary MRCGN has came to settlement with BSG on all outstanding matters. MRCGN will acquire BSG’s interest in Skaland graphite project. MRC is focused on achieving graphite ore-to-battery anode pil...

Kalkine Media MRC 9 months ago
High Voltage: Nickel tops global investment wish list as Government provides $500m for critical mineral projects

Australia’s critical minerals plan released Benchmark says the world needs US$66b of nickel investment Advanced-stage nickel explorers are on the cusp of mine development   Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX stocks with ex...

Stockhead MRC 9 months ago
Mineral Commodities inks participation and heritage engagement agreement for Munglinup Graphite Project, WA

Global miner Mineral Commodities (ASX:MRC) reports its subsidiary MRC Graphite has signed a participation and heritage engagement agreement for the Munglinup Graphite Project in Western Australia. The company reports the agreement with the...

Mining.com.au MRC 10 months ago
Mineral Commodities (ASX: MRC) advances WA graphite project with participation and heritage engagement agreement

 Highlights: A subsidiary company of Mineral Commodities, MRC Graphite Pty Ltd, has inked a participation and heritage engagement agreement with ETNTAC for the Munglinup Graphite project. The project is a crucial asset in terms of busi...

Kalkine Media MRC 10 months ago
Mineral Commodities inks traditional owner deal

Mineral Commodities has inked a deal with a local Native Title group for its Munglinup graphite project near Esperance. The agreement with ETNTAC opens the door for further environmental and mining approvals.

The West MRC 10 months ago
High Voltage: NT – it’s more than just Cu

It’s a critical minerals fire sale for investment in the NT, and its government is on board Vanadium is hot. When wasn’t it though? It’s used in rockets And Nolans looks like it’s shaping up to become Australia’s next big REE producer,...

Stockhead MRC 10 months ago
Everest Metals kicks off diamond drilling at Revere Gold Project in WA

Junior explorer Everest Metals (ASX:EMC) has begun a diamond drilling program at its Revere Gold Project in the Mid West region of Western Australia. The company reports the program will consist of 3 diamond holes for 1,000m to test the vol...

Mining.com.au MRC 10 months ago
High Voltage: Commentators calling a 50% plunge in lithium prices in 2023 were full of sh-… somewhat off the mark

Lithium spot pricing reportedly plummeted in Q1 2023 And yet ASX lithium producers recorded small downturns, or even minor increases in prices Small Caps of the Week: Westar, Wildcat, WA1 Our High Voltage column wraps the news driving ASX...

Stockhead MRC 10 months ago
Mineral Commodities kicks goal with maiden De Punt resource

Mineral Commodities has tabled a maiden mineral resource at its De Punt project in South Africa of 66.1 million tonnes at an impressive 16.9 per cent total heavy minerals (THM) for 11.19 million tonnes THM.

The West MRC 10 months ago
Mineral Commodities (ASX: MRC) reports Maiden Mineral Resource at De Punt

Highlights Mineral Resource at De Punt -- 66.1 million tonnes at 16.9% THM (7.1% VHM), containing 11.19 million tonnes of total heavy mineral Tormin Mineral Resources increased to 282.6 million tonnes at 10.9% THM, containing 30.8 mill...

Kalkine Media MRC 10 months ago
High Voltage: This London-listed lithium stock has 660% upside, Canaccord says

Investment banks have turned bullish again on the lithium sector, making sold down stocks look attractive Canaccord’s best lithium stock IN THE WORLD (for upside) is Cleantech Lithium (AIM:CTL) ASX small caps of the week: Westar, Wildcat...

Stockhead MRC 10 months ago
Mineral Commodities secures offtake and funding agreement for Tormin Mineral Sands Operation in South Africa

Mineral Commodities (ASX:MRC) has signed a funding and offtake agreement with GMA Group member company Garnet International Resources for the Tormin Mineral Sands Operation in the Western Cape of South Africa. Under the agreement, Mineral S...

Mining.com.au MRC 10 months ago
Mineral Commodities (ASX: MRC) finalises funding and offtake agreements for Tormin

Highlights: Mineral Commodities and Blue Bantry have entered into GMA Agreements with Garnet International Resources Pty Ltd, a member of GMA Group. As per the agreement, Mineral Sands Resources has consented to provide GMA Group with...

Kalkine Media MRC 10 months ago
World-beating heavy mineral hits for Mineral Commodities

Mineral Commodities has turned up what appear to be world-beating valuable heavy mineral drill intercepts to 36 per cent at its De Punt project in South Africa. It is now eager to develop its promising deposit.

The West MRC 11 months ago
Mineral Commodities (ASX:MRC) announces final high-grade assays from De Punt drilling

Highlights Mineral Commodities’ (ASX:MRC) subsidiary Mineral Sands Resources has wrapped up the Phase 1 of resource definition drilling from Prospecting Right for De Punt Inland Strands. Of the 6,000m exploration program, 6,018m of air...

Kalkine Media MRC 11 months ago