Posted on May 20, 2013
Gold extended its longest slump in four years while silver tumbled to the lowest level since Sept. 2010.
Posted on February 25, 2013
Russian holdings climbed 12.2 metric tons to 970 tons last month, Kazakhstan’s hoard grew 1.5 tons to 116.8 tons.
Posted on February 14, 2013
Though just six pages long, its dense, technical writing makes it largely incomprehensible to non-experts. And yet this paper is transforming the climate change debate—prompting the financial world to rethink the value of …
Posted on February 10, 2013
When Vladimir Putin says the U.S. is endangering the global economy by abusing its dollar monopoly, he's not just talking. He's betting on it.
Posted on January 25, 2012
OAO Uralkali (URKA), Russia’s biggest fertilizer maker, is ready to cut production to prevent potash prices from falling after Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. announced reductions this year.
Posted on December 23, 2011
Russian lawmaker Mikhail Slipenchuk is seeking a Chinese investor for the $1 billion Siberian zinc deposit owned by his company IFC Metropol after Lundin Mining Corp. quit the project following the 2008 financial crisis.
Posted on July 13, 2011
Chinese imports rose for the first time in three months in June as buying from overseas became profitable and supply tightened after consumers drained local stockpiles. There are “strong signs” that the country will “come back and buy in a more aggressive way,” according to Codelco, the top producer. Prices slid 3.7 percent in the first six months of the year as demand waned.
The metal has gained 46 percent in the past year, reaching a record $4.6575 on Feb. 15.
Posted on April 11, 2011
Caterpillar Inc. said Friday it agreed to form a joint venture with a Chinese transmission manufacturer that will build drivetrain systems and other components for Caterpillar machinery and produce a line of automatic transmissions for highway travel.
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