Soc. Quimica & Minera de Chile SA sits on the world’s richest deposit of lithium and already produces more than 20 percent of the global supply.
China Mining News
By extending the sanctions deadline to Oct. 23, 2018, the Treasury Department has given Rusal and the aluminium market some much needed breathing space.
Since a price ceiling was imposed at China’s main coal import harbour Qinhuangdao in mid-February, seaborne prices for coal have started to decline.
The iron ore producer reported a 2 percent fall in third-quarter iron ore shipments on reduced demand in China.
Chalco produced approximately 3.61 million tonnes of aluminium last year, according to a filing to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission last week.
The UK miner, which is the world's top coloured gems producer, is also adopting a new technology to further drive transparency in the sector.
China already actively seeking opportunities.
Since the commodities supercycle unwound nearly 10 years ago, many investors have been waiting for the right conditions to trigger mean reversion and lift prices.
Chinese interest in Greenland comes after Beijing expressed ambitions to form a "Polar Silk Road" by developing shipping lanes opened up by global warming.
The South American nation hopes to sign a deal with a foreign partner after a decade of state-led development left output far short of goals for the metal.
As supply fears grow, the market's attention is turning to China as a potential source of aluminium.
Spodumene is a mineral mined as a source of lithium, a key ingredient in electric vehicle batteries, for which China is the world's biggest market.
Revenue in the first quarter slumped almost 50% due mainly to reduced operations at its flagship Bulyanhulu gold mine.
The government agency calculated preliminary subsidy margins ranging from 31.20 to 113.30 percent of the value of the imported common alloy aluminum sheet.
The world's biggest steel maker last month churned out a total of 73.98 million tonnes of steel, up 4.5 percent from a year ago.
In a step already taken by China, the EU said it did not accept the "national security" justification for the U.S. tariffs.
Cobalt27 CEO lines up Chinese automaker deals, ponders HK listing: “There is a lot of interest and it is natural because it is where all this will happen”.
A new report issued by BMI research states that global bauxite production growth will accelerate over the coming years.
China's copper imports bounce back in the first quarter and is now up more than 7% year-on-year and iron ore shipments remain on pace for another record.
Next week Indians will be celebrating the annual festival of Akshaya Tritiya, when buying gold is considered auspicious.
China is the world's biggest consumer of iron ore, the raw material for manufacturing steel.
The parent group's Executive Chairman Chaochun Li has replaced him as acting CEO.
Increasing disposable income in emerging economies and the adoption of greener technologies, are the two factors to drive most of the expected increased demand in copper during the next five years.
The past couple of months have featured a broad retracement of the metals complex, away from the recent highs.
Mining mogul Bob Murray offered a passionate defense of coal, asserting that we’d all “die in the dark” without it.