News in Numbers


The number of companies that have expressed interest in developing lithium projects in Chile, according to the country’s finance minister.


The value of the deal Cornish Metals has struck to sell its 100% interest in the Nickel King and Opescal Lake properties in Canada to Northera Resources.


The amount of capital Corazon Mining hopes to raise to fund exploration the Mt Gilmore copper-gold project in New South Wales.

1.5 million

Uranium production started at the Alta Mesa in-situ recovery central processing uranium plant in Texas, US, and is expected to reach a steady-state production rate of 1.5 million pounds of uranium per year.


The estimated value of BCI Minerals’ sale of its Iron Valley iron-ore assets in the Pilbara region of Western Australia to Polaris Metals, a unit of Mineral Resources.