Mine purchases set to ‘transform’ Northern Graphite, CEO says

By Jon Stibbs
Published: Wednesday, 12 January 2022

Canada-based Northern Graphite plans to quickly develop its Bissett Creek mine in the province of Ontario and to develop downstream graphite projects, once it has made the jump to becoming a producer with the purchases of two further mines, chief executive officer Greg Bowes has told Fastmarkets.

Northern Graphite is set to acquire the already operational Lac des Iles graphite mine in Quebec, Canada, and the Okanjande graphite deposit/Okorusu processing plant in Namibia, both from Imerys, and make the step from being a junior miner to a producer.

"The acquisition of Imerys’ natural graphite assets will...

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