Critical and Battery Minerals

Bold Ventures management believe our suite of battery and precious metals assets are an ideal combination of exploration potential meeting future demand.

Our target commodities are comprised of battery, critical and precious metals including: Copper (Cu), Nickel(Ni), Lead(Pb), Zinc(Zn), Gold(Au), Silver(Ag), Platinum (Pt), Palladium (Pd) and Chromite (Cr).

Our exploration projects target these battery and precious metals. Read more about them here: Burchell, Farwell, Ring of Fire and Traxxin.

The Government of Canada has developed the following list of 31 minerals considered critical for the sustainable economic success of Canada and our allies and to position Canada as the leading mining nation, as set out in the Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan (CMMP).

Canada has a long history of producing many of these minerals, and has the potential to produce more.

Aluminum, Antimony, Bismuth, Cesium, Chromium, Cobalt, Copper, Fluorspar, Gallium, Germanium, Graphite, Helium, Indium, Lithium, Magnesium, Manganese, Molybdenum, Nickel, Niobium, Platinum group metals, Potash, Rare earth elements, Scandium, Tantalum, Tellurium, Tin, Titanium, Tungsten, Uranium, Vanadium, Zinc

The list was developed by Natural Resources Canada using a criteria-based approach and in consultation with provinces, territories as well as exploration, mining and manufacturing industries and associations.

Recent Announcements

Ontario's Critical Minerals Strategy

Ontario is rich in minerals – for generations, this province’s geology has made it an attractive destination for prospectors and exploration companies, senior mining companies and investors. This mineral wealth gives Ontario the potential to become entrenched in the global critical minerals supply chain.

Ontario Minister of Northern Development, Mines, Natural Resources and Forestry

Ontario’s Critical Minerals Strategy 2022–2027: Unlocking potential to drive economic recovery and prosperity

PDAC - Critical and battery minerals needed to transition to low carbon economy

Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) is pleased to see the Government of Canada putting a spotlight on the mineral industry in Federal Budget 2022 by announcing measures that will capitalize on Canada’s potential to become the world’s leading sustainable source of the critical minerals needed to transition to a low-carbon future.

Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada

PDAC applauds Federal Budget 2022 and its significant investment in Canada’s mineral exploration and development industry

Business News Articles

Canadian 2022 federal budget proposes to make Canada a key supplier of critical minerals with billions earmarked to develop an industry crucial to the world’s energy transition.

READ ARTICLE on Financial Post

Ontario’s 2022 budget promises billions for infrastructure, critical minerals; could eliminate deficit sooner than expected.

READ ARTICLE on Financial Post

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