Tungsten News

  • 14-02-2013
    Tungsten Market Update
    Tungsten APT in Europe is being reported at higher prices, in the range of $325-340/mtu as opposed to the recent $305-325/mtu range.

  • 29-03-2012
    Why Big Money is Attracted to Tungsten
    Tungsten is a metal that is critical to modern life, but until now it has largely remained below the investment radar. However, when Warren Buffet invests in a tungsten project, the metal is bound to become a subject of growing interest.
  • 14-03-2012
    The World Is Running Low On Tungsten; Why You Should Care
    Last month, Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway unit IMC International Metalworkingagreed to invest $80 million in a tungsten mining project in South Korea, which was once the world’s biggest tungsten producer.

  • 10-11-2011
    China cuts export quota
    The scramble to ensure adequate supplies of tungsten is set to get tougher, especially for those relying on China. New export quotas for 2012 reported a cut of 300 tons, dropping global rations from 15,700 to 15,400 tons.
  • 04-04-2011
    China new mine ban - Prices expected to rise
    Antimony, tungsten and rare earths may extend rallies in China after the government banned the opening of new mines for a further year and lengthened a prohibition on exploration, according to analysts.