A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
Silver Standard Resources Inc. (TSX:SSO,NASDAQ:SSRI) provided a Q1 2014 operational update for its Argentina-based Pirquitas mine, commenting that during the period it put out 1.9 million ounces of silver and 8.8 million pounds of zinc.
Platts reported that according to Stephen Wilkinson, director of the International Zinc Association (IZA), new initiatives could add 1.9 million metric tons (MT) of demand to the zinc market over the next three years.
Reuters reported that industry sources believe zinc prices will rise in China during the second quarter of 2014 on the back of increased consumption due to railway projects and strong investment demand.