Stellar is a tin exploration and development company. Its flagship project, Heemskirk Tin, is the highest grade undeveloped tin deposit in Australia and has excellent potential for resource expansion.
Located near the historic mining town of Zeehan in northwest Tasmania, Heemskirk benefits from ready access to transport infrastructure, power and water.
Stellar‘s objective is to establish Heemskirk as Australia’s second largest tin producer.
Bloomberg’s Chanyaporn Chanjaroen reports on Australia’s largest tin miner boosting supplies despite cuts in sales from Indonesia. The company plans to increase output by about 14 percent, despite a two-year slump in prices. ITRI‘s Peter Kettle reacted positively to the news saying, “Myanmar and Australia are really the only things that stand out in terms… Read more
Global tin industry organisation ITRI has called for more research into the use of tin alloy pellets added to fuel, following successful field trials in Malaysia. In a statement released on January 7, ITRI commented on the positive results identified using eleven different engines on fuel saving and exhaust emissions reduction. With moves by engine… Read more
Earlier this year, ITRI, the global tin association formerly known as the International Tin research Institute, completed its fourth major review since 2008 of the medium to long-term outlook for the industry. The fundamental conclusion of this study was that there is a high probability of a tin shortage developing within the next five years,… Read more