CRU principal consultant Christine Meilton predicts a rising trend topping $3.60 a pound by 2019, but thereafter China-induced weakness returns.
Pick one: long gold or short gold?
Prices for the steel-making material added Monday US$1.28 or 2.17% to US$59.09 a tonne, taking its gain since bottoming on April 2 to 25%.
After five consecutive months of decline, global mining exploration began showing signs of life in March, particularly in the gold sector, a new report shows.
China is the globe's top mining country, but its alarming reserves-to-production ratio is forcing domestic miners to hunt for deals in the rest of the world.
After a stunning week of gains iron ore is now trading 22% above record lows hit early April.
After just three minutes of bidding, the final price was $22,090,000, including the buyer's premium.
Beijing had been widely expected to eliminate tariffs and quotas on rare earth shipments after a World Trade Organization panel branded them discriminatory last year.
In general, he says investors want well-managed, low-cost producers with moderate headline risk that can run for one or two more years at lower gold prices.
Jumps 6% on Wednesday to four-week highs despite record-setting production numbers from Big Three.
Rupert Merer analyzes that growing energy sector for National Bank Financial and tells The Mining Report why betting on the future of renewables is a prudent strategy for profit growth.
The People's Bank of China may have tripled its gold stockpile since April 2009, when it last gave an official number, which Bloomberg Intelligence estimates to be 3,510 metric tons, second to United States 8,133.5 tons of gold.
All iron ore is not created equal.
The company has become the first big miner to delay a planned output expansion.
Two Chinese banks are among the eight institutions that have provided Uralkali a $530 million loan.
China’s recent scrapping of small coal plants will avoid the release of as much as 11.4 million metric tons annually of climate-warming carbon dioxide, helping the country cut emissions for the first time in more than a decade.
China’s largest construction company was in talks to buy a controlling stake in Allana Potash Corp. that was worth more than the takeover bid the junior miner eventually accepted.
The miner defended his decision to boost production, which has led to sinking prices and threatens to put some competitors out of business.
GDP slowdown was expected but China's property sector, responsible for half of steel demand, is in a tailspin as Q1 unsold inventory rises 24%.
After a B.C. court rejected a bid by the miner to have Kun Huang’s allegations thrown out.
Beijing ups production limits for 2015 by 12% to 52,500 tonnes after exports bounce back, pulling the plug on a brief rally in rare earth prices.
Today Andrew’s talking about the ebbs and flows of his MRG business. He tells me President and CEO searches are not where he’s making his money these days, it’s the operations roles.
Up 3.2% on Monday after commodity trade data surprise.
A slowing economy and tougher environmental checks to curb chronic air pollution problems are behind the 42% drop in imports.
New report shows In 2014 volume of gold traded in London, Shanghai, New York and around the globe was 3 times more than all the gold mined in human history.
Mining transactions almost doubled last year and the trend is likely to stretch over 2015, as lower commodity prices are making some unprofitable.
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