Silver industrial demand rebounded in 2017 | Northern Miner

Sprott Silver Report: Silver’s Critical Role In Electrification May Fuel Its Rise – Maria Smirnova (08/06/2018)

Russia and China have signed uranium agreement | WNN

Tesla’s Musk laments Singapore electric vehicle stance | Reuters

Hurricane Season Set to Whip Up Commodities | Barron’s

Electric vehicles on the road to triple by 2020 — IEA |

Iron ore surges ahead of key Chinese economic data | Business Insider

Copper prices to rise for Indian manufacturers after Vedanta smelter closure | Reuters

Electric cars are the most likely driver of the next commodity boom says economist | Stockhead

Jet engines help power cobalt to 10-year highs | Reuters

It’s Time for the World to Recognize Nuclear as a Clean Energy Source | US Dept Energy

Uranium supply versus demand in 2020

Threat of Cobalt Supply Shock Is Top Risk for Electric Vehicles | Bloomberg

Nickel demand rising: EV story ‘not a red herring’: Goldman Sachs | AMM

Boeing-Backed Startup Lands JetSuite for Electric Plane’s Debut | Bloomberg

U.S. confirms list of 35 key minerals, targets domestic supply boost | Reuters

UPDATE 1-China’s Zhejiang Huayou targets 30,000 T in cobalt output in 2018 | Reuters

Ryan Zinke moves to protect critical minerals from foreign threats | Washington Examiner

What Do Tesla, Apple and SoftBank Have in Common? They’re All Hot for Lithium | WSJ

FORECAST: EV nickel demand to surge tenfold by 2025, Vale says

METALS-Copper bouyed by upbeat Chinese data, capped by strong dollar | Reuters

Repsol to End Pursuit of Oil Growth | Bloomberg

Japan now has more electric car charge points than petrol stations | Guardian

Electric vehicles driving high cobalt prices | North Mining News

Another reactor at Genkai plant in Saga heads for restart in late May | Japan Times

Battery metals supply crunch to slow near-term EVs growth — Moody’s | Mining

Shift to renewables would save Australians $20bn a year – report | Guardian

The global electric-vehicle market is amped up and on the rise | McKinsey

Uranium Loses Power as U.S. Miners Seek Protection | WSJ

Panasonic reduces Tesla’s cobalt consumption by 60% in 6 years … | Benchmark Minerals

VW Just Ordered $48 Billion in Electric Car Batteries. That’s About What Tesla Is Worth Right Now | Fortune

Global fertilizer prices hang on cost of China’s greener future | CRU

Wide gap in Zinc TCs reflect market near its turning point | ING

Cautious optimism for uranium outlook | WNN

Lack of fuel subsidies could hasten Asian crude demand destruction: Russell | Reuters

Metal Buyers Race to Secure Supplies Ahead of Tariff Decision | WSJ

Rick Perry enters ‘new era’ with France on nuclear power | Washington Examiner

Langer Heinrich teetering as uranium price remains in doldrums | Mining News

Commentary: U.S. sanctions on Rusal shatter aluminium’s supply chain | Reuters

Washington DC Circulator System Puts 14 Proterra EV Buses Into Service | Cleantechnica

Electric Buses Are Hurting the Oil Industry | Bloomberg

HAYWOOD RESEARCH: The Weekly Dig – Nickel Surges on Sanction Fears

Jordan Eyes Power Storage as Next Step in Green Energy Drive | Bloomberg

Palladium dubbed ‘unobtainium’, rhodium ‘next palladium’ | Mining Weekly

Cobalt Firm Says Chinese Car Companies Keen to Secure Supplies | Bloomberg

Electrifying. The electric models from Daimler

A $3 Billion Aluminum Stash Is Now in Limbo After Sanctions | Bloomberg

China to scrap foreign auto ownership limits by 2022 | Reuters

China steel mills boost output in March as winter curbs end | Reuters

Mideast Strife Sends Oil Bets to New High | Bloomberg

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