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Streetwise Reports

March 03, 2017 09:00 ET

The Gold Report Examines How Alkane Resources Is in Position to Benefit from Hafnium Demand Rise

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - March 03, 2017) - Hafnium may not be a household word, but demand for the element is growing, and Alkane Resources Ltd. (ASX: ALK) (OTCQX: ANLKY) is gearing up to take advantage.

Company included in article: Alkane Resources Ltd.

Among the companies poised to benefit from greater hafnium demand is Alkane Resources. The Australia-based company is developing the Dubbo Zirconia Project (DZP) in New South Wales. Ian Chalmers, managing director of Alkane, told The Gold Report that about three years ago, Alkane was "approached by an aerospace company to look at hafnium separation from our zirconium stream so that supply was not linked to, and therefore restricted by, the production of nuclear grade zirconium metal in which hafnium is a byproduct. This had an added bonus of producing a very high purity zirconium product, with advanced manufacture applications. There was added complexity in the flow sheet but this was offset but a substantial increase in revenues."

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