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Niobium: hype and hot air or a 'supermetal'?

TRADITIONALLY, Australia has a bit player in the global market for niobium, with the metal essentially considered an afterthought - but all of that may be about to change.

Luni has helped kickstart a revolution

Luni has helped kickstart a revolution

The market for ferroniobium has risen from 110,000 tonnes in 2021 to a projected 136,000t this year, with its uses mainly in high-strength steel and specialty alloys.   The soft, grey metal is a good...

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