Zinc

Global Zinc Chemical Market (2020 to 2025) - Growth, Trends, and Forecast - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 3:44pm

Weifang Longda Zinc Industry Co., Ltd.

Key Points: 
  • Weifang Longda Zinc Industry Co., Ltd.
    Rubber processing segment stands to be the dominating segment owing to large scale consumption of zinc chemical in galvanization and manufacturing tires.
  • Growing popularity for electric vehicle is expected to drive the demand for automotive tires, thereby propelling the consumption of tires in the automotive industry which in turn drive the zinc chemical market.
  • Asia-Pacific countries like China, India, Japan, South Korea and Thailand are the major producer of automotibles; hence the requirement for zinc chemical market is projected to increase from this region in the forecast period.
  • The largest producers of tires in Japan, like Tosoh Corporation, Zeon Corp., and Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd, are undergoing capacity additions.

Trevali Releases Second Quarter 2020 Results; Reissues 2020 Guidance with Lower All-In-Sustaining-Costs for the Remainder of the Year

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 11:41pm

At Santander there is limited sustaining capital planned for the remainder of 2020.

Key Points: 
  • At Santander there is limited sustaining capital planned for the remainder of 2020.
  • The investment decision initially planned for 2020 has been deferred and will be evaluated in the future.
  • The short-term outlook for the zinc market has changed significantly during the first half of 2020.
  • While global smelting production was materially impacted in the first quarter of 2020, production capacity largely recovered to pre-COVID-19 levels early in the second quarter while mining operations were slower to restart.

 Innophos Announces Release of Whitepaper: “Proven Mineral Chelation” and Launch of Three Additional Chelamax® Minerals

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 7:56pm

Innophos, a leading international producer of nutritional specialty ingredients and custom-formulated solutions, today announced the release of its latest whitepaper and the launch of three additional Chelamax products: Calcium Citrate, Zinc Picolinate and Bismalto Oxo Vanadium (BMOV).

Key Points: 
  • Innophos, a leading international producer of nutritional specialty ingredients and custom-formulated solutions, today announced the release of its latest whitepaper and the launch of three additional Chelamax products: Calcium Citrate, Zinc Picolinate and Bismalto Oxo Vanadium (BMOV).
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200806005927/en/
    The whitepaper, entitled, Proven Mineral Chelation, authored by Kylie Mitchell, Ph.D., a senior staff scientist specializing in inoroganic chemisty, focuses on Innophos unique testing methodology that determines full chelation, with accuracy and precision that are unmatched in the industry.
  • Innophos is a leading international producer of specialty ingredient solutions that deliver far-reaching, versatile benefits for the food, health, nutrition and industrial markets.
  • Headquartered in Cranbury, New Jersey, Innophos has manufacturing operations across the United States, in Canada, Mexico and China.

World's First Zinc Ionophore Oral Spray Launches in the EU

Saturday, August 1, 2020 - 3:00pm

MILAN, Aug. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr ZinXhas launchedtheir Patent Pending Zinc + Hinokitiol Oral Sprayacross Amazon EU today.

Key Points: 
  • MILAN, Aug. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr ZinXhas launchedtheir Patent Pending Zinc + Hinokitiol Oral Sprayacross Amazon EU today.
  • This is the first time a Zinc Ionophoreoral spray combination has been available to the EU market.
  • "A combination of Zinc Salts and Hinokitiol can be applied as an inexpensive, effective and safe alternative approach to fight respiratory viruses.
  • "-Dr Nikola Kolundzic, Kings College London
    Following wide publication and support from PresidentTrump for the use of a Hydroxychloroquine+ Zinc Combination, Zinc has come under increasing interest.

Osisko Metals Files Positive Pine Point PEA

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 10:07pm

This news release contains "forward-looking information" within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation based on expectations, estimates and projections as at the date of this news release.

Key Points: 
  • This news release contains "forward-looking information" within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation based on expectations, estimates and projections as at the date of this news release.
  • This news release contains forward-looking information pertaining to, among other things: the Pine Point Project having world-class potential, including the potential to be one of the top ten zinc mines; the results of the PEA, including, but not limited to, the IRR, NPV and estimated costs, production, production rate and mine life; the expectation that the Pine Point Project will be an robust operation and profitable at a variety of prices and assumptions; the expected high quality of the Pine Point concentrates; the potential impact of the Pine Point Project in the Northwest Territories, including but not limited to the potential generation of tax revenue and contribution of jobs; and the Pine Point Project having the potential for mineral resource expansion and new discoveries.
  • Forward-looking information involves risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual events, results, performance, prospects and opportunities to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking information.
  • The Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, other than as required by law.

Noranda Income Fund and BaseCore Metals Announce Closing of Stream Agreement

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 10:05pm

TORONTO, July 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Noranda Income Fund (TSX:NIF.UN) (the Fund) and BaseCore Metals LP (BaseCore) announce the closing of its stream agreement in respect to reference zinc processed and refined at the Funds electrolytic zinc processing facility (the Stream) located in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Quebec (the Processing Facility).

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, July 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Noranda Income Fund (TSX:NIF.UN) (the Fund) and BaseCore Metals LP (BaseCore) announce the closing of its stream agreement in respect to reference zinc processed and refined at the Funds electrolytic zinc processing facility (the Stream) located in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Quebec (the Processing Facility).
  • BaseCore Metals LP, an independent 50/50 joint venture between Glencore Canada Corporation and Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board, is a leading base metals focused streaming and royalty company.
  • Noranda Income Fund is an income trust whose units trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol NIF.UN.
  • Noranda Income Fund owns the electrolytic zinc processing facility and ancillary assets (the Processing Facility) located in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Qubec.

Noranda Income Fund and BaseCore Metals Announce Stream Agreement

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 1:05am

TORONTO, July 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Noranda Income Fund (TSX:NIF.UN) (the Fund) through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Noranda Income Limited Partnership, and BaseCore Metals LP (BaseCore) today entered into a definitive stream agreement over reference zinc processed and refined at the Funds electrolytic zinc processing facility (the Stream) located in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Quebec (the Processing Facility).

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, July 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Noranda Income Fund (TSX:NIF.UN) (the Fund) through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Noranda Income Limited Partnership, and BaseCore Metals LP (BaseCore) today entered into a definitive stream agreement over reference zinc processed and refined at the Funds electrolytic zinc processing facility (the Stream) located in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Quebec (the Processing Facility).
  • BaseCore is excited to partner with Noranda Income Fund in the first stream of its kind on a smelting operation while providing it capital to further enhance its world-class processing facility.
  • Noranda Income Fund is an income trust whose units trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol NIF.UN.
  • Noranda Income Fund owns the electrolytic zinc processing facility and ancillary assets (the Processing Facility) located in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Qubec.

Callinex Announces Follow-up on Silver Discoveries at the Nash Creek Project in Bathurst Mining District, New Brunswick

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 1:30pm

VANCOUVER, BC, July 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Callinex Mines Inc. (the "Company" or "Callinex") (TSXV: CNX) (OTC: CLLXF) is pleased to announce it plans to commence a soil sampling campaign (the "Campaign") at its 100% owned Nash Creek Project (the "Project") located within the Bathurst Mining District of New Brunswick ( See Figure 1 ).

Key Points: 
  • VANCOUVER, BC, July 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Callinex Mines Inc. (the "Company" or "Callinex") (TSXV: CNX) (OTC: CLLXF) is pleased to announce it plans to commence a soil sampling campaign (the "Campaign") at its 100% owned Nash Creek Project (the "Project") located within the Bathurst Mining District of New Brunswick ( See Figure 1 ).
  • Mr. Porterfield continued, "The silver discoveries at Nash Creek have come at a favorable time for the Company and its shareholders.
  • Limited historic regional silver, lead and zinc soil sampling has been completed by previous explorers at the Nash Creek Project.
  • This historic data along with the newly acquired Induced Polarization survey results were utilized to target the two recently announced silver discoveries.

Boliden's second quarter: Stable production and rescheduled maintenance shutdowns

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 7:01am

"A strong quarter from which we take great satisfaction, having achieved stable production and adeptly handled the challenges related to Covid-19.

Key Points: 
  • "A strong quarter from which we take great satisfaction, having achieved stable production and adeptly handled the challenges related to Covid-19.
  • The improvement in profit is mainly due to significantly less extensive maintenance shutdowns than last year, which has had a positive impact on both volumes and costs.
  • Rnnskr's copper production decreased slightly compared to the previous quarter, while production of most metals increased at Harjavalta.
  • Zinc production at Kokkola and Odda was slightly lower than in the previous quarter.

Hudbay to Host Conference Call for Second Quarter 2020 Results

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 1:00pm

Hudbay plans to issue a news release containing the second quarter 2020 results on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 and post it on the companys website.

Key Points: 
  • Hudbay plans to issue a news release containing the second quarter 2020 results on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 and post it on the companys website.
  • An archived audio webcast of the call also will be available on Hudbays website.
  • Hudbay (TSX, NYSE: HBM) is a diversified mining company primarily producing copper concentrate (containing copper, gold and silver) and zinc metal.
  • Hudbays vision is to be a responsible, top-tier operator of long-life, low-cost mines in the Americas.