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Fuel cycle roundup #23

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

04 April 2014

• Duke to sell surplus fuel
• Uranium One in Kazakh litigation
• Early end for conversion agreement
• Forte acquires Slovak assets
• Rare earths MoU for Greenland

Kazakhstan tops uranium league

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

27 January 2014

Kazkah yellowcake (Kazatomprom)_48Kazakh uranium production continued on an upward trend in 2013. The country retained its place as the world's leading uranium producer with over 38% of global output.

Japan-Kazakhstan cooperation moves to next level

New Nuclear

19 February 2013

A new memorandum of understanding signed by two Japanese companies and Kazakhstan's national nuclear centre will see technical cooperation towards the introduction of a nuclear power plant in Kazakhstan taken to the next level.

Flooding impacts Kazakh mines

Exploration and Nuclear Fuel

19 March 2014

Inkai JV 48Flooding of access roads due to snow melt is causing disruption to operations at a number of uranium mines in southern Kazakhstan. Exploration work has also been suspended at other projects.

Canada, Kazakhstan sign up to cooperate

Nuclear Policies

14 November 2013

Canada-Kazakhstan signing 48Canada and Kazakhstan - the top two uranium producing countries in the world - have signed a nuclear cooperation agreement, four years after agreeing the text of it.

Storm rocks Kazakh uranium industry


05 February 2013

UPDATED: Uranium mining in southern Kazakhstan's Sozak region was suspended after extreme weather brought down power lines and flooded villages.