Alex Hamer

Alex Hamer

Alex came to Mining Journal from the Courier newspaper in Ballarat, Australia, where he was a business journalist. This round included the Western Victorian mining and METS sectors. Previously he was based in Jakarta where he contributed to Tempo Magazine, the Jakarta Globe and the Diplomat.

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Nickel weakness to persist: BMO

Nickel weakness to persist: BMO

Good ore supply and traders destocking until the new year mean prices won't climb quickly

Base metals

26 NOV 2018
As promised, SolGold doubles resource

As promised, SolGold doubles resource

Mining world's darling project has delivered again, with the resource now 2.95 billion tonnes

Indonesian mines to have big impact on cobalt

Indonesian mines to have big impact on cobalt

Q&A: Benchmark's Simon Moores says upcoming Ni-Co projects in Indonesia could stop supply fears

Leader Interviews

14 NOV 2018
Cardinal attracting attention offshore

Cardinal attracting attention offshore

Archie Koimtsidis says he's even seeing TSX investors move from cannabis stocks to his company

Events Coverage

13 NOV 2018
Lithium pricing firms pitch to the LME

Lithium pricing firms pitch to the LME

Summaries of the Benchmark, Argus and Metal Bulletin (now Fastmarkets) lithium LME pitches

Jacques floats new funding model

Jacques floats new funding model

Rio CEO also in favour of scrapping the jargon

Project finance

30 OCT 2018
Cobalt 27 increases Ramu debt facility

Cobalt 27 increases Ramu debt facility

Cobalt and nickel streamer says lenders sold on story so equity finance for Ramu deal avoided

Project finance

26 OCT 2018
Capital flags strong drilling demand

Capital flags strong drilling demand

West Africa focus backed by Tanzania miners still keen on hiring Capital

Struggling Wolf collapses

Struggling Wolf collapses

UK tungsten mine fails after financial and operation missteps

Project finance

11 OCT 2018
Winter is coming - and it's a good thing

Winter is coming - and it's a good thing

Iron ore, aluminium producers to see higher prices from winter cuts this year, says SMM analyst

Bulks

10 OCT 2018
LME ethical supply plan flawed: NGO

LME ethical supply plan flawed: NGO

Trading hub to investigate source of cheaper cobalt offered on the floor

Events Coverage

10 OCT 2018
Wolf shareholders howling as insolvency looms

Wolf shareholders howling as insolvency looms

Company will fail to meet working capital requirements by end of the week if no deal made

Project finance

10 OCT 2018