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Indian Domestic HRC Trades Slow down; Automobile Sales Disappoint

18 March 2019 - 15:26
This week Indian HRC prices witnessed slight increase in traders market after announcement of sharp price hike by INR 1000-1500/MT by major Indian steel mills last week for March deliveries.However dull trades restricted surge in prices in trade segment this week.

Renault to Return to Iran: Deputy Minister

15 March 2019 - 21:54
An Iranian deputy minister said French carmaker Renault SA will return to Iran after it halted cooperation with Iranian companies under the US sanctions.

Classic Cars on Show in Shiraz

14 March 2019 - 20:10
Avintage car show will be held at Pars Stadium in the southern city of Shiraz, Fars Province, on Friday and more than 200 vintage cars from across the country will be on display.

Tianqi Lithium to name three directors to SQM board next month

9 March 2019 - 20:48
China’s Tianqi Lithium, the world’s No.3 producer of the metal used in electric vehicle batteries, will appoint three members to the board of Chile’s Chemical and Mining Society (SQM), as it recently acquired almost a quarter of the company.

How the cobalt market fell victim to allure of electric cars

2 March 2019 - 22:41
Cobalt prices were surging so much last year that thieves were carrying out elaborate heists at warehouses in Europe’s busiest port. Now, prices are in free fall and mining companies are taking the financial hit.

Copper price surges as stocks hit 12-year lows

24 February 2019 - 19:58
The price of copper surged nearly 3% on Friday after stocks held in global warehouses operated by the LME fell to the lowest since 2005.

Europe’s push for EVs a boon to Savannah’s Portugal lithium project

24 February 2019 - 19:43
Lithium miners have set their eyes on Portugal, a country that doesn’t scream “mining” like other jurisdictions, but which already is Europe's biggest producer of the commodity, thanks to the surge in popularity of electric vehicles (EVs).

US govt study sees electric car sales stuck in slow lane

30 January 2019 - 22:05
Increased demand for battery materials used in electric vehicles has reignited interest in the mining sector now that the China-induced supercycle in commodities demand is levelling off.

Titanium carbide makes aluminum alloy viable for cars

29 January 2019 - 17:10
Engineers from UCLA have developed a way to make an aluminum alloy known as AA 7075 so strong that it can be welded without breaking.

The Senseless Dream of the Electric Future

28 January 2019 - 18:24
Why Professor Jörg Wellnitz of THI knows that the hype surrounding the electric car is little more than subterfuge
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