Shanghai copper, in turn, went down beyond its 5% daily limit on Monday, hitting its lowest in more than four years.
Drop attributed to higher gold price, end of gas-for-gold deal with Iran.
Since last August, the Indian government placed a stranglehold on gold imports into the country by requiring that 20% of all gold imported be exported as jewellery.
Gold price hones in on 2014 high after surprisingly strong economic news from India creates opportunity for the government to lift gold import curbs.
He has been working with Vedanta since September as chairman of Vedanta Resources Holding, a subsidiary of the Indian resources group.
TSX Venture Exchange stocks, not the majors, are leading the way. But which juniors should investors favor?
Engineering and project management company AMEC has began advertising for workers on what appears to be the famous mine.
The world’s No.1 mining company's CEO believes coal will remain the main source of affordable energy for growing economies.
Companies that boast 80,000 ton-per-year production or high purity levels don't always impress Kiril Mugerman, mining analyst with Industrial Alliance Securities.
Despite the gloomy results, the commodities giant revenues for the year jumped 9% to $232.6 billion
Canada's overall PPI score decreased slightly last year.
The dollar value of the US' coal exports has increased more than three-fold since 2005.
Japan announced that it is now drafting a plan that will reopen nuclear power plants, allowing the country to rely on nuclear power for their core power production once again.
The sentiment for the junior miners is turning positive. This rally is just not for the gold and silver miners.
'The best place to invest in the mining space is in the companies that have recently made a discovery that has the potential to become bigger and be high grade.'
The country's sovereign wealth fund will dump some mining companies due to environmental concerns.
The chronological events of 2013 set the background for gold in 2014. It was a momentous year which should ensure a rise in the gold price in 2014.
Profits from LNG projects will be taxed at an initial rate of 1.5% but the rate will rise to as much as 7% after companies recover the costs of building the shipping terminals.
Visual Capitalist has launched the first entry in their new '2014 Gold Series' which details every aspect of the famous yellow metal.
Why are the NGOs so dissatisfied with the achievements of the Kimberley-process and the diamond sector?
The Toronto Stock Exchange could have a new diversified uranium play with Azarga Uranium.
Michael Fowler, senior mining analyst with Loewen Ondaatje McCutcheon Ltd. in Toronto, doesn't typically focus on midtier gold companies, but the opportunities are just too good to pass up.
Deals in 2014 will be 'smarter' and 'more conservative.'
Number one iron ore producer, Vale says first of its giant carriers will dock at its new Malaysian transshipment hub next month.
'The major uncertainty facing the world today is … the future direction of China. The growth model responsible for its rapid rise has run out of steam.' – George Soros
Scotiabank says western Canadian oil is in some cases cheaper to produce than shale oil in the US.
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