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 by 2016.
Bloomberg recently carried out a poll among Indonesian smelters assessing future exports. The results indicate an expected median export of 16,000 tonnes for the fourth quarter of 2014. Lower prices and stricter controls are cited as drivers behind the prediction. However, ITRI predicts Q4 exports between 20,000 and 25,000 tonnes, though does concede that “controls… Read more
Australia is well-known for its scorching hot summers. While many of us trudge through winter awaiting the warming feeling of the sun’s rays, this weather can also mark a period of potential high risk. Fires are undoubtedly dangerous and ruthless disasters that occur during those hot summer months. That’s why researchers have spent countless hours… Read more
Bloomberg news has reported a global shortfall of ore supplies, while ore supplies from Myanmar to Chinese smelters have increased. The deficit has been reported to drop to 7,000mt this year from the estimate of 10,800mt last year. However Myanmar ore output has grown from 20,000mt in 2013 to 25,000mt in 2014, reports ITRI China… Read more