The closely-watched Thomson Reuters GFMS annual copper survey paints a grim picture for the copper price in 2014 and beyond.
The bottom is in, declares Oliver Gross of Der Rohstoff-Anleger (The Resource Investor), and the bulls are ready to charge.
Former rebel group blamed for attack on crucial railway line that serves Vale and Rio Tinto's coal mines.
The now three-month strike over pay in the country's platinum belt has forced Amplats to declare a force majeure on a long list of suppliers.
The mining giant believes demand for coal to keep growing over the next 20 years, driven mainly by China and India.
The separate company would be listed on the London Stock Exchange, as well as the Australian and South African markets.
Toronto gold miner won't make final decision on expansion project before 2015.
Brazilian giant Vale acquired the interest in Simandou deposit in Guinea from BSGR for $2.5 billion in 2010, but stopped payments after the first $500 million was forked over.
The former Xstrata boss is already hunting for mining deals.
Liu Han is accused of running a criminal network to build his fortune.
The real issue in South Africa is that there is a very big gap in incomes.
Under founder and CEO Mark Bristow's leadership, the gold miner has grown to have a market value of $7bn and become the U.K.’s biggest gold producer.
Spot Australian coking coal export price in single digits for the first time and contract prices at 6-year lows.
The frequency of TB among mineworkers is ten times higher than the level of a health emergency as defined by the World Health Organization (WHO).
West Africa's emerging hotspot of Ghana is one of the best indicators of how the oil and gas playing field is undergoing a major transformation.
Earlier this month the company said it would not hit its sales guidance of 750,000 ounces of platinum annually, as it has already lost 90,000 ounces since the strike began.
Rough diamonds are one of the country's biggest exports.
But dependence on China makes today's emerging market turmoil different from other periods.
Its total reserves stand now at 65.8 tonnes, making it the 43rd biggest official sector bullion holder in the world.
Platinum miners said the financial cost of the strike doesn’t really tell the full story, as the real victims are those suffering from hunger, lack of businesses and increased violence on the streets.
Stats like platinum-backed ETF holdings surging to a record high have so far failed to move the price. Speculators are betting that's about to change.
The diamond giant expects to secure exploration rights in Angola before the end of the year.
Although substantial external downside risks remain in the sector, the most competent and well-run of the major miners are now becoming much more attractive.
Precious metal hits two-and-half-year high over supply uncertainty from top producing countries.
Reveals cross-industry survey, which analyzed responses from over 30,000 professionals.
When it comes to Wall Street, oil isn’t the only commodity investors are seeking stable supplies of—you can add platinum to the list.
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