Mining & Resources

Iran Repeats Its Threat to Block Oil Passage Point

Iran Repeats Its Threat to Block Oil Passage Point

The Strait of Hormuz is on the hotseat again and Iran continues to make itself the bad guy. Iran has repeated its threat to block this oil gateway to the world, through which one-third of all oil cargo passes. The threat comes at a crucial time, when a US fleet of warships led by the USS John...

A Potash Shortage For 2019?

A Potash Shortage For 2019?

In 2017, potash output was marginally lower in the united states, however, the shortfall was offset by increased generation in Belarus, Canada and Russia, which helped increase the yearly total to 42 million tonnes, up from 39.3 million tonnes at 2016. Greater output in 2017 retained potash costs in check at approximately US$330 a tonne -- a...

Could Uranium Turn Around In 2019?

Could Uranium Turn Around In 2019?

As global population drastically increases, especially in countries like India and China, power becomes a hot topic very quickly. Nuclear power has a really bad reputation among a lot of people who look at black swan style of events that get loads of news coverage. Nuclear power and uranium are actually a lot better for the environment...

How Potash Companies Fit Into the Cannabis Industry

The process of growing cannabis requires use of appropriate nutrients. One of these solutions is potassium which boosts growth of plant roots. This substance also promotes photosynthesis. Potassium (potash variety) refers to the earliest-acknowledged nourishment aside from manure. Marijuana plants need this alkaline potassium compound during the flowering stage. It comes after increasing phosphorous and reducing nitrogen. Potash helps the light-withdrawal cycle trigger...

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