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Tantalum Capacitors: Lead-Times Remain in Check For The First Time All Year

Lead times for tantalum capacitors as a whole remained unchanged for the first time in September 2010 on a month-to-month basis; although at 34.6 weeks, supply of the high capacitance,…

Disclosure Requirements for Mining and Energy Companies to Impact Passive Component Supply Chain- July 2010

Disclosure Requirements for Mining and Energy Companies to Impact Passive Component Supply Chain
Multiple Sources: July 15th-28th 2010

Tantalum Legislation To Impact Capacitor Industry In 2011

Tantalum Legislation To Impact Capacitor Industry In 2011

Metals Pages Raises Tantalum Spot Price

In an attempt to keep shareholders and investors informed of the tantalum market, junior explorer Gippsland has advised that the UK based Metal-Pages group www.metal-pages.com has announced that the tantalum…

Talison Not To Re-Open Tantalite Mines In Australia Until Certain Criteria Are Met

Talison will not re-open its massive tantalite mines in Australia until certain criteria are met regarding pricing and the establishment of long-term contractual agreements with customers. According to an article…

H.C. Starck Develops Worldwide Standard for Sustainable and Reliable Raw Material Sourcing

H.C. Starck GmbH, Goslar, one of the world’s leading producers of refractory metals and suppliers of high-tech companies, has aligned its sourcing policy to broad sustainability criteria. The newly developed…

Industry Representatives Discuss Tantalum at the U.S. Department of State

Representatives from the consumer electronics, automotive, jewelry and manufacturing industries met May 14th 2010 at the Department of State with Under Secretary of State for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs…

Noventa Resumes Tantalum in Mozambique- April 2010

Noventa has announced that tantalum concentrate production has resumed at its Marropino mine in Mozambique following, and the company is now looking into a Toronto Stock Exchange listing. The production…

New Tantalum Study Reaffirms Looming Metal Shortage

A new study by Paumanok Publications, Inc. entitled “Tantalum Capacitors: World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2010-2015” has reaffirmed that a shortage of the rare metal used in capacitor anodes, sputtering…

Ethiopia Sells $47 MM Worth of Gold and Tantalum In First Half of 2009

Ethiopia made $47 million from gold and tantalum exports in the first half of its financial year, the ministry for mines and energy told Reuters on Wednesday. “Most of the…

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