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Jan 30 Western Uranium Corporation (WUC,CSE) Enters Into Letter of Intent News
Jan 29 Skyharbour (SYH,TSXV) Announces Non-Brokered Private Placement and Additional Land Acquisition on the East Side of the Athabasca Basin of Saskatchewan News
Jan 29 Uranium Standard (USR,TSXV) Lists on the OTCQB as "USTDF" News
Jan 29 Azarga (AZZ,TSX) Issues Upgraded Resource and Preliminary Economic Assessment for Dewey Burdock News
Jan 29 Mining investors love to talk M&A News
Jan 29 My favorite commodity could generate triple-digit returns News
Jan 29 Uranium round-up -- like herding sheep News
Jan 28 Bannerman Resources Limited (BAN,TSX) Quarterly Activities Report for the Period Ended 31 December 2014 News
Jan 27 Purepoint Uranium Group Inc. (PTU,TSXV) Announces Director Resignation News
Jan 27 Lakeland Resources Inc. (LK,TSXV) Announces Commencement of Drilling at Star / Gibbons Creek Uranium Properties News
Jan 27 Australia and Kazakhstan report uranium production News
Jan 27 Which commodities will benefit from the currency wars? News
Jan 26 Fission's (FCU,TSX) First Five Holes Widen R780E Main Zone; 100% Hit Rate at Shallow Depth News
Jan 26 Western Uranium Corporation (WUC,CSE) Announces Private Placement News
Jan 26 GoviEx Uranium (GXU,CSE) Provides Update on its Environmental and Social Impact Assessment for the Madaouela Uranium Project in Niger News
Jan 26 Skyharbour (SYH,TSXV) Reviews 2014 Highlights and 2015 Exploration Plans for Its Uranium Projects in the Athabasca Basin News
Jan 26 Looking to invest in uranium? 2 stocks to buy News
Jan 23 Uranium Producers Continue to Sruggle With Low Prices News
Jan 22 Uracan (URC,TSXV) and Forum (FDC,TSXV) Announce Drill Results From Clearwater Property in Patterson Lake South Area News
Jan 22 Brades Resource Corp. (BRA,TSXV) : Ten Hole Drill Program to Focus on High Priority Targets by Clearwater/PLS Boundary News
Jan 22 Fission 3.0 (FUU,TSXV) : Ten Hole Drill Program to Focus on High Priority Targets by Clearwater/PLS Boundary News
Jan 22 Could these 2 stocks double in 2015? News
Jan 21 Makena (MKN,TSXV) Retains MWH for the Next Phase of its Patterson Uranium Work Program News
Jan 21 What to make of uranium's recent price move News
Jan 21 The uranium bull is still alive, but paralyzed by the oil price collapse News
Jan 20 NexGen Energy Ltd. (NXE,TSXV) : Strong Radon Anomalies Yield High Priority Drill Target Zone 400m Northeast along Strike from the Arrow Zone News
Jan 20 Mkango Resources (MKA,TSXV) Announces High Grade Uranium, Niobium and Tantalum Values at the Thambani Project News
Jan 20 Fission 3.0 (FUU,TSXV) Begins 7 Hole Program at PLN; Targets 700m Mineralized Corridor News
Jan 20 Azincourt Uranium Inc. (AAZ,TSXV) : Winter Program at PLN to Follow Summer Drilling Success News
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Top Ten Producing Uranium Mines (2009)
Nametonnes U3O8
McArthur River8,700
Ranger5,240
Rossing4,151
Katco3,694
Olympic Dam3,515
Somair2,131
Rabbit Lake1,725
Cominak1,691
McLean Lake1,637
Langer Heinrick1,304
Source: Intierra

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.
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U3O8.biz : Jan 10, 2015 - Fission Releases PLS Resource: 79.6 Million Pounds Indicated, 25.9 Million Inferred -
Fission Uranium (TSX:FCU,OTCQX:FCUUF) capped off the first full week of the new year by releasing the results of an independent resource estimate for the R00E and R780E zones at its Saskatchewan-based Patterson Lake South (PLS) property. They comprise the Triple R deposit.
Highlights include an indicated mineral resource of 79,610,000 pounds of U3O8 based on 2,291,000 tonnes at an average grade of 1.58 percent U3O8. The deposit's inferred mineral resource sits at 25,884,000 pounds of U3O8 based on 901,000 tonnes at an average grade of 26.35 percent U3O8. Both resources use a cut-off grade of 0.1 percent U3O8, and overall 75 percent of the resource falls in the indicated category.
The indicated mineral resource includes a high-grade zone of 44,297,000 pounds of U3O8 based on ...
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Facts (Source: Uranium Information Centre Ltd)
Over half of the world's production of uranium from mines is in Canada and Australia. Canada produces the largest share of uranium from mines (29% of world supply from mines), followed by Australia (21%).
Canada has two relatively new mines which have come into production: Cogema's McClean Lake mine started up in 1999 and is producing almost 3000 t/yr U3O8 (2550 tU). Cameco's McArthur River deposit has enormous high-grade reserves and has started supplying ore from its underground mine to the Key Lake mill, to produce about 8200 t/yr U3O8 (7000 tU).
Two more are ready to develop: Cameco's Cigar Lake underground mine will truck ore for treatment at McClean Lake and Rabbit Lake mills, 80 km away, to produce 8200 t/yr U3O8 (7000 tU). Cogema's Midwest mine will be underground, and this ore also is likely to be milled at McClean Lake nearby, to produce 2600 t/yr U3O8 (2200 tU).
Thus by about 2006, Canadian output could be substantially be concentrated at two mills: McClean Lake producing over 9000 tU and Key Lake 7000 tU per year, with about 2500 t/yr coming from Rabbit Lake. All this will be over half of projected world mine production. (See also UIC Briefing paper #3 on Canada.)
In Australia Beverley, a 1000 tU/yr ISL mine in South Australia, started up late in 2000. Two further mines are under development. A similar-sized ISL mine under development is Honeymoon. These are similar to those providing most US uranium. Jabiluka, NT, is to be a conventional underground mine, though its production will be phased in to match the decline of Ranger.
With the ISL mines plus Ranger and the expanded Olympic Dam, Australian uranium production is likely to reach some 9000 tonnes U per year. This will be almost a quarter of projected world mine production. (See also UIC Briefing paper #1 on Australia)



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