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News and Editorials
Oct 26 NexGen (NXE,TSX) Reports Positive Metallurgical Results for the Arrow Deposit News
Oct 25 IsoEnergy (ISO,TSXV) Engages Kin Communications Inc. and Grants Options News
Oct 25 Majescor (MJX,TSXV) Announces Nomination to its Board of Directors News
Oct 25 Clean Commodities Corp. (CLE,TSXV) Announces the Discovery of a Semi-Massive Sulphide Bearing Boulder at the Labrador Trough Project News
Oct 25 Uranium week: Twelve-year low News
Oct 24 Fission (FCU,TSX) Hits High-Grades at R840W Zone, Incl. 25.95% U3O8 Over 4.0m in 10.03% U3O8 Over 11.0m News
Oct 24 Western Uranium Corporation (WUC,CSE) Announces Appointment of Michael Rutter as Vice-President Operations News
Oct 24 Uranium flatish near-term but coiling to spring News
Oct 24 Uranium veteran says sector in for lengthy price pain News
Oct 20 U3O8 Corp. (UWE,TSX) to Test the Efficiency of U-pgradeTM Process to Further Concentrate Uranium-Vanadium at its Laguna Salada Deposit News
Oct 19 Uranium Participation Corporation (U,TSX) Announces $19,250,000 Bought Deal Financing News
Oct 19 Western Uranium Corporation (WUC,CSE) Announces Appointment of Robert Klein as Chief Financial Officer Replacing Andrew Wilder News
Oct 19 IsoEnergy (ISO,TSXV) Begins Trading on the TSX Venture Exchange News
Oct 18 Mkango (MLA,TSXV) Renews Phalombe Licence Until January 2019 and Provides Corporate Update News
Oct 18 Canadian junior mining sector showing signs of life News
Oct 18 Uranium week: fleeting hope News
Oct 17 IsoEnergy Completes Amalgamation and Receives Conditional Listing Approval from TSXV News
Oct 17 Paladin Energy Limited (PDN,TSX) : Quarterly Activities Report for the Period Ending 30 September 2016 News
Oct 17 Fission 3.0 (FUU,TSXV) Hits With Seven Holes at Macusani, Including 7,400 CPS Within 16m from Surface News
Oct 16 Bullish on uranium News
Oct 14 Azincourt Uranium (AZ,TSXV) Announces Private Placement News
Oct 13 Denison (DML,TSX) Announces Transaction to Acquire the Hook-Carter Property From ALX Uranium Corp. (AL,TSXV) News
Oct 12 Fission (FCU,TSX) Hits Highest Grades to Date at R1620E Zone Including 9.5m @ 13.56% U3O8 News
Oct 11 Uravan (UVN,TSXV) Completes ORX Drill Program News
Oct 11 Clean Commodities Corp. (CLE,TSXV) Mobilizes Exploration Crews at Labrador Trough Project News
Oct 11 Western Uranium Corporation (WUC,CNSX) Updates Assets and Infrastructure on Company Website and Clarifies and Restates News Release October 03 2016 Relating to Incentive Stock Options News
Oct 11 Mega Uranium Ltd. (MGA,TSX) Announces Auditor Change News
Oct 11 Uranium week: first price rise since July News
Oct 6 Denison (DML,TSX) Completes Highly Successful Summer 2016 Drilling Program at Wheeler River News
Oct 5 Acquisition of Shares in Azarga Uranium (AZZ,TSX) by Alex Molyneux News
Oct 5 Appia (API,CSE) Undertakes Geophysical Survey Over Loranger Property, Athabasca Basin and Acquires Additional Mineral Claims News
Oct 5 Uranium Participation Corporation (U,TSX) Reports Net Asset Value of CAD$4.05 Per Share at September 30, 2016 News
Oct 5 Declan (LAN,CSE) Announces Appointment of Corporate Secretary News
Oct 4 Kivalliq Energy Corporation (KIV,TSXV) : Work Completed at Jurgen; Notice of Genesis Property Claim Reduction News
Oct 4 Uranium industry locked into survival mode News

Top 15 Producing Uranium Mines (2014)
Name Country tU
McArthur RiverCanada7356
Tortkuduk & MyunkumKazakhstan4322
Olympic DamAustralia3351
Budenovskoye 2Kazakhstan2084
South InkaiKazakhstan2002
Langer HeinrichNamibia1947
Central MynkudukKazakhstan1790
Rabbit LakeCanada1602
Budenovskoye 1,3&4Kazakhstan1594
Southern Moinkum & KhanzhuganKazakhstan1174
Source: World Nuclear Association

Feature Presentation
The Athabasca Basin in Northern Saskatchewan hosts the world's largest and highest grade uranium deposits accounting for 1/3 of the global uranium supply, a figure which is expected to increase significantly by the end of the decade. The Basin has witnessed a rush in claim staking activity since 2004 due to the rise in the price of uranium to about US$40/lb (March 13, 2006). At present, there are more than 30 companies exploring for uranium in the Basin.
Full coverage of the Athabasca Basin

Uranium Sector Reports
by Resource Captial Research

Uranium Market Commentary : Sep 21, 2016 - 10 Top Uranium Mines -
In 2015, world uranium production came to 60,514 tonnes, up from 2014's number of 56,041 tonnes. While production was down in 2014 from 2013's 59,331 tonnes, the increase from 2015 is promising.
Kazakhstan was far and away the year's top uranium-producing country with 23,800 and it was followed by Canada with 13,325 tonnes and Australia with 5,672 tonnes.
With those numbers and locations in mind, the Investing News Network took a look at the world's 10 top uranium mines of 2014. Here's a brief overview of those mines, based on statistics and information from the World Nuclear Association.
1. McArthur River mine
2015 mine production: 7,354 tonnes
Located in Saskatchewan, Canada, the McArthur River mine ....
Facts (Source: World Nuclear Association)
Uranium is a naturally-occurring element in the Earth's crust. Traces of it occur almost everywhere, although mining takes place in locations where it is naturally concentrated. To make nuclear fuel from the uranium ore requires first for the uranium to be extracted from the rock in which it is found, then enriched in the uranium-235 isotope, before being made into pellets that are loaded into the nuclear fuel assembly.
Uranium mines operate in some twenty countries, though about half of world production comes from just ten mines in six countries, in Canada, Australia, Niger, Kazakhstan, Russia and Namibia.
At conventional mines, the ore goes through a mill where it is first crushed. It is then ground in water to produce a slurry of fine ore particles suspended in the water. The slurry is leached with sulphuric acid to dissolve the uranium oxides, leaving the remaining rock and other minerals undissolved, as mine tailings.
However, nearly half the world's mines now use a mining method called in situ leaching (ISL). This means that the mining is accomplished without any major ground disturbance. Groundwater with a lot of oxygen injected into it is circulated through the uranium ore, extracting the uranium. The solution with dissolved uranium is pumped to the surface.
Both mining methods produce a liquid with uranium dissolved in it. This is filtered and the uranium then separated by ion exchange, precipitated from the solution, filtered and dried to produce a uranium oxide concentrate (U3O8), which is then sealed in drums. This concentrate may be a bright yellow colour, hence known as 'yellowcake', or if dried at high temperatures it is khaki.

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