A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
GrafTech International Ltd. (NYSE:GTI) announced that it now expects its EBITDA and operating cash flow for H1 2015 to be at the low end of the previously announced ranges of $30 to $40 million each. Both could also come in lower than the targeted ranges.
Benchmark Mineral Intelligence reported that battery-grade graphite is set for a record year of production. The firm notes that China’s output of uncoated spherical graphite, which is used to make lithium-ion battery anodes, has been on the rise since 2013.
Great Lakes Graphite Inc. (TSXV:GLK,OTC Pink:GLKIF) announced that it’s entered into an agreement under which Massachusetts-based F2 Capital will provide funding for the recommissioning of the company’s Matheson graphite micronization facility.
Focus Graphite’s share price rose 17.5 percent, to $0.235, during Monday morning trading. The rise came after the company announced that it’s entered into two offtake agreements with privately owned Grafoid, a graphene research, development and investment company.
StratMin Global Resources plc (LSE:STGR) announced that it’s signed a binding strategic partnership and joint venture agreement with Tirupati Carbons & Chemicals Group (P) Ltd., a private India-based graphite mining and processing group.
IMX Resources Ltd. (TSX:IXR,ASX:IXR) announced that during a marketing visit to China it received positive feedback on the quality and commercial potential of its Tanzania-based Chilalo graphite project.
Valence Industries Ltd. (ASX:VXL) announced that it’s started operational graphite production at its South Australia-based Uley graphite project. Over the coming weeks it plans to ramp up to nameplate capacity of 14,000 tonnes per year.
Chris Berry, president of House Mountain Partners and co-editor of the Disruptive Discoveries Journal, co-authored an article on the graphite market with Jonathan Lee, an institutional mining analyst and president of JGL Partners.