BMI Research Mining News

Indonesia to lead nickel production: BMI

The market intelligence firm says global nickel ore production growth will continue to accelerate in 2018 as major producer countries see a recovery in production levels following subdued output in 2017.

Rand newly gained strength may negatively impact South Africa’s gold miners: BMI

"Our optimistic outlook for the rand will shift our existing positive view on South African gold miners over the coming years," says the market research firm.

Chile and Argentina to lead lithium output growth after 2018

The bulk of new capacity would come online in 2019.

Nickel prices will continue to fall: BMI

Increased supply from Indonesia and subdued demand from China are the main drivers behind the downward trend.

China’s demand drives long-term gains for aluminium

BMI Research raised the 2018 aluminium price forecast to $2,000/tonne, from a previous forecast of $1,900/tonne.