Carbine Tungsten was granted final approval for its stockpile processing facility.
On November 26, a joint conflict-free program was announced to help address the issue of conflict tungsten.
It looks like a finish line is coming up on the horizon for Wolf Minerals, whose Hemerdon tungsten project in the UK was just granted a "minded to" status for its Waste Facility Environmental Permit.
Tungsten is one of the world's most critical metals, which undoubtedly helps keep interest in tungsten projects alive.
Almonty Industries Inc. (TSXV:AII) intends to commence with a Normal Course Issuer Bid. The Bid is expected to commence on December 20, 2013 and will terminate on December 19, 2014 or earlier. The Company will also release its fourth quarter and year-end financial results on December 19, 2013 and a teleconference to review the results will be held at 8:30 am EST on Friday, December 20, 2013, held by Lewis Black and Dennis Logan.
Blackheath Resources Inc. (TSXV:BHR,FWB:04B) entered a definitive agreement for an option to acquire a 100% interest in the past producing Vale das Gatas Tungsten Project in Portugal.
Wolf Minerals Limited (ASX:WLF) finalized the property acquisitions for its Hemerdon Project in England, which represents a key milestone in the development timeline for the project.
Blackheath Resources Inc. (TSXV:BHR,FWB:04B) has completed preliminary exploration work at the Bejanca Tin/Tungsten Project in north central Portugal.
Blackheath Resources Inc. (TSX:BHR) President and CEO, James Robertson, spoke with Resource Investing News about the Company’s three projects in northern Portugal and how it is an excellent jurisdiction to work in because of their mining-supportive government. The government “publicly stated that they see mining as being an important factor in their financial issues that [...]
Almonty Industries (TSXV:AII) CFO and Director, Dennis Logan spoke with the Investing News Network during PDAC 2013 in Toronto. Dennis speaks positively on the opportunities for growth and expansion of their European Tungsten projects. He comments " Spain is a great jurisdiction, lots of available labour force despite the physical problems in Europe."
North American Tungsten Corporation Ltd. (TSXV:NTC) Chairman and CEO, Stephen Leahy, spoke with the Investing News Network during PDAC in Toronto on being the largest tungsten mining company in production outside of China and how their Cantung Mine in the Northwest Territories produces 4% of the world's tungsten.
EMC Metals (TSX:EMC) CEO George Putnam spoke with the Investing News Network during PDAC in Toronto about their Springer Tungsten Mine in Nevada and Nyngan Scandium Project in Australia
There has been a large tungsten mine discovered in East China's Jiangxi province, ChinaDaily reported. The mine, said to hold more than 1 million tonnes of tungsten and associated copper.
Mining Weekly reported that ferrotungsten producer Hazelwood has commenced the hot commissioning of its Vietnam plant and its first production is expected within the next 7 days.
Mining Weekly reported that Hazelwood Resources was a step closer to starting its ferrotungsten production in its ATC project in Vietnam.
Reuters reported that prices for ferro-tungsten have fallen at lowest since 2010, and traders are blaming Europe’s ailing steel industry for it.