A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She holds a Certificate in Editing from Simon Fraser University, which she completed in 2013.
Molycorp Inc. (NYSE:MCP) announced yesterday its financial and operating results for the fourth quarter of 2013 as well as for the year as a whole, commenting that for the entirety of 2013, its sales volume came to 13,118 metric tons, up 42 percent from the previous year.
Mining Weekly reported that pilot-scale testwork at Northern Minerals Ltd.’s (ASX:NTU) Browns Range project, located in Australia’s Northern Territory, has delivered “excellent” heavy rare earth oxide (HREO) recovery. It also confirms “two simple and robust flowsheet options.”
Mining Weekly reported that Alex Andersson, CEO of Ferminore (Pty) Ltd., said that the completion of the prefeasibility study for the Limpopo-based Glenover rare earth project shows that Glenover Phosphate (Pty) Ltd., the project’s operator, has the potential to become a low-cost fertilizer and rare earth oxide producer.
Ucore Rare Metals Inc. (TSXV:UCU,OTCQX:UURAF) released a statement on an initiative that could see the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority (AIDEA) provide up to $145 million worth of bond funding for the company’s Bokan-Dotson Ridge rare earth project.
Terramin Australia Ltd. (ASX:TZN) announced that it has discovered “significant” rare earth element (REE) mineralization at its Kapunda-Truro project, located in South Australia. High REE levels have not been identified at the project before.
Rare Element Resources Ltd. (TSX:RES,NYSEMKT:REE) announced that last week, work officially began on the environmental impact statement for the company’s Wyoming-based Bear Lodge project under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).
MetalMiner reported that Lynas Corporation Ltd. (ASX:LYC) believes that demand for lanthanum will rise by 4 percent annually until 2020. That optimism has led the company to sign several contracts that will see buyers pay higher prices for Lynas’ material than for Chinese material.