Iron ore shipments from the world's biggest export terminal rose to 45 million tonnes in May from 42.6 million tonnes in the previous month.
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Inner Mongolia expects to complete a 2020 target of cutting 54.14 million tonnes by 2018.
A lull in purchasing by battery makers suggests the market is not yet short of supply.
The boardroom shake-up comes a few days after fresh cases of misconduct at its Naoshima copper smelter and refinery in western Japan was found.
A study conducted by researchers at Duke University found high levels of uranium contamination in India’s groundwater supply.
CITIC Metal will own 20% of the Canadian miner, which makes its biggest shareholder.
Benchmark spot gold prices have moved since last Friday's close, with the spread between its highs and lows the narrowest of any week since August 2007.
The battery cell maker is working on the first section of the factory, in Skellefteå in the north of Sweden, which will be completed in 2020 and produce eight gigawatt cell capacity per year.
ScotiaMocatta is curtailing lending to the physical metals supply chain and would refocus on major corporate clients.
The companies are committed to explore for mineral deposits first in the Asian country and then the rest of the world .
The country's gold imports in the first five months of 2018 fell 39.4 percent from a year ago to 274.2 tonnes, data compiled by GFMS showed.
Chinese jewelry sales are a key component of global demand for both physical gold and platinum, accounting for 14% and 16% of consumption respectively.
Every year, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. dumps tens of millions of tons of mining waste into the Ajkwa River system in Indonesia. The company has been doing it for decades, and is demanding the right to keep at it for decades to come.
The country's car industry currently employs about 840,000 people, with 210,000 of them working on powertrain production, the sub-sector set to be the worst hit.
"What I can say with full confidence, though, is that prices will rise—for producers and consumers alike—which is good for gold but a headwind for continued economic growth."
Vietnam is aiming to increase the use of household solar energy equipment to 12 percent by 2020, and 26 percent by 2030.
More hires are expected as brokers eye opportunities from China’s mainland exchanges opening to investors abroad.
The CEO of Fortescue Metals Group said that the company is working towards finding other commodities to mine.
The workers died after a gas explosion prompted the collapse of the mine where they were working.
China says implementing tariffs will void agreements.
Up 75% in a year battery producers stock up on high grade exchange-held metal in anticipation of electric vehicle boom.
Under the planned $2.25 billion transaction, Adaro will take a 48 percent stake of Rio's current 80 percent interest in the mine.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s administration is aiming to have more than 30 percent of vehicles run on electricity by 2030.
The Halifax, Nova Scotia-based miner also said it had launched an offering of common shares to Mongolian residents, as well as a concurrent non-brokered private placement, which in combination are expected to raise up to $4.4 million.
It’s rumoured that Sapar Isakov's charges may put a pact ending long-dragged disputes between the Asian country and the Canadian miner in jeopardy.