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TESLA’S OUTPUT FELL IN THE SECOND QUARTER OF 2020 BECAUSE OF SUPPLY CHAIN DISRUPTION AND PLANT SHUTDOWNS

US electric vehicle (EV) producer Tesla’s output fell sharply in the second quarter of 2020 because of supply chain disruption and plant shutdowns, but deliveries were relatively unscathed despite the Covid-19 pandemic. In all, the company produced 82,272 EVs in March-June, down by 19.9pc from 102,672 in the previous quarter and by 5.5pc from 87,048 in the second quarter of 2019. The drop was caused by the closure of Tesla’s Fremont assembly plant in … Continue reading

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CONGO AIMS TO LAUNCH STATE COBALT MONOPOLY IN TWO MONTHS, MINES MINISTER SAYS

June 26 (Reuters) – Democratic Republic of Congo will begin its state-controlled buying of artisanal cobalt in about two months time, having been delayed by the coronavirus pandemic, the mines minister said on Thursday. In January, the government created the Entreprise Generale du Cobalt as a subsidiary of state mining company Gecamines to purchase and market all cobalt that is not mined industrially in an effort to exert greater influence over prices. Congo dominates … Continue reading

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TESLA SALES SURGE 150 PERCENT IN CHINA AMID GERMAN EV MOTOR RIVALRY, GLENCORE RARE EARTH PARTNERSHIP

The figures showed that the Chinese automotive industry was recovering from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic lockdown and that the electric vehicle giant’s investments in China’s massive auto market were paying off, reports revealed this week. US electric automaker Tesla has earned record high sales of its models manufactured in China in May just five months after the company began producing units at the Gigafactory 3 in Shanghai, according to reports. Registrations for Tesla motors … Continue reading

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FORBES: NICKEL RUSH RESTARTS AS STEEL AND BATTERY DEMAND RISES

China’s rapid exit from its Covid-19 lockdown has triggered the restart of a rush for nickel, an old-fashioned metal mainly used in making stainless steel, but also a key ingredient in the batteries of electric vehicles. While not yet attracting the eye of investors in the same way iron ore has with its 30% rise to $100 a ton there has been a strong flow of deals and a hint of stockpiling ahead of … Continue reading

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IMPACT OF COVID-19 on Nano Metal Powder Market 2020 Growth of CAGR with Focusing Key players like – Beijing Dk, American Elements, Shanghai ChaoWei

written by Kunal May 29, 2020 Nano Metal Powder Market Research Report 2020 With COVID-19 Analysis The global market report is a systematic research of the global Nano Metal Powder Market portraying the current state of affairs in the market. Further, it offers an estimation of the market measure as far as esteem and in volume and discusses the key fragments and the topographical subdivisions of the market for Nano Metal Powder advertise in subtle elements. … Continue reading

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COVID-19: Potential impact on Covid-19 Impact on Nano Metal Powder Market – Overview on Key Innovations 2028

In 2018, the market size of Covid-19 Impact on Nano Metal Powder Market is million US$ and it will reach million US$ in 2025, growing at a CAGR of from 2018; while in China, the market size is valued at xx million US$ and will increase to xx million US$ in 2025, with a CAGR of xx% during forecast period. The report on the Covid-19 Impact on Nano Metal Powder market provides a bird’s … Continue reading

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NANO NICKEL MARKET: KNOW MORE ABOUT THE YEARS AHEAD

Nano Nickel Market Research Study – The exploration report comprised with market data derived from primary as well as secondary research techniques. The solicitation of proposals by the governments and public–private companies across the world to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic is considered to be market forces. The aim is to get premium insights, quality data figures and information in relation to aspects such as market scope, market size, share, and segments including … Continue reading

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Sama Resources Announces Positive Preliminary Economic Assessment for Samapleu Project

Figure 1: Flow Sheet of Samapleu Concentrator Pre-tax NPV of USD 615M and IRR of 32.5% over a 20-year mine life Highlights Average annual production of 3,900 tonnes(“t”) of carbonyl nickel powder, 8,400 t of carbonyl iron powder and 14,100 t of copper concentrate over a 20-year mine life Capital costs of $282 million (“M”) including contingency of $37 M Operational costs of $23.96/t milled Pre-tax Net Present Value (“NPV”) at 8% discount rate … Continue reading

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Global Nano Nickel Industry Report 2020 with Company Analysis on the Leading Players | CVMR Corporation, Eprui Nanoparticles & Microspheres, JFE Steel Corporation

Nano Nickel Market report explores by top players, regions, trends, opportunity and forecast 2020-2026 Industry and Research includes 120+ pages research report with TOC included in its research database study offers an extensive analysis of the Global Nano Nickel Market, covering historical and forecast data for the predefined timeframe. The Global Nano Nickel Market report provide in depth analysis of the reports which is one of the key aspects for the growth of the global Nano Nickel … Continue reading

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NYTIMES: PENTAGON HALTS RARE EARTHS FUNDING PROGRAM PENDING ‘FURTHER RESEARCH’

BY ERNEST SCHEYDER HOUSTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Defense last month reversed its decision to fund two projects to process rare earth minerals for military weapons, one of which has controversial ties to China, according to a government document seen by Reuters and three sources familiar with the matter. The Pentagon decision is a step backward for President Donald Trump’s plan to redevelop the U.S. rare earths supply chain and reduce reliance … Continue reading

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