Despite its very publicized attacks on coal, China may not be headed towards a coal-free future – not even close.
Matthew Hart's gripping Gold chronicling the fever that has captivated the human race for more than 6,000 years at times reads more like a thriller.
The three key metals that struggled to find footing in 2013, however, are expected to stabilize, says the report.
"At least someone is grateful for plunging gold prices."
Gold now suffers from a ‘smokescreen’ designed by the United States, which stores 74 percent of global official gold reserves, to put down other currencies and maintain U.S. dollar hegemony.
The miner and trading house giant is spending more on coal than any of its three closest competitors, BHP, RIO and Anglo.
Bank says you can make a 25% return if you go long on Chinese equities and short copper next year.
I pushed the “go” button on China a long time ago now, and I’m certainly not set to press “stop” yet, as I continue to feel the country is one of the top growth areas for investors worldwide. My contentions …
However the Chinese government said people are free to buy and sell it at their own risk.
If an Indian purchases 10 grams of gold smuggled from China rather than through official import channels, he or she will save roughly $90.
Having replaced savings with debt on both the national and individual levels, I think it's well past time for Westerners to take a few lessons from our creditors in the East.
And US$6 billion over budget.
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Molycorp, Lynas and perhaps one other small player are sufficient to meet light REE demand, while there's room for one or maybe two heavy producers outside China, says outgoing CEO Constantine Karayannopoulos.
China’s yuan has overtaken the euro to become the second-most used currency in trade finance.
Chinese steel mills are humming and rapidly depleting domestic iron ore mines face tough new environment rules from Beijing translating into surging demand for imports.
Shipments reached 22.3 million tonnes from 16.2 million tonnes a year earlier.
"24 million tonnes of super-cooled gas per year, or just over three billion cubic feet a day."
The “Jade Rabbit,” China's first lunar rover, is equipped with a round-penetrating radar to measure the Moon's soil and crust.
"We will deliver the expansion at an estimated capital cost of more than $3bn below previous expectations."
Despite high-profile backing from Hong Kong and mainland billionaires Hengshi Mining Investments' IPO has been a disappointment.
Cheap imports, domestic overproduction.
Province introduces next week legislation aimed to ban the burning of coal and the building of new such plants.
With record ore and metal stockpiling in anticipation of supply disruptions, if Indonesia's January 1 ban proves a damp squib, nickel prices could tumble again.
"Prepare yourself for another lost decade or more."
By 2018, Canada's government wants small and medium-sized enterprises presence in emerging markets to have grown from 29% to 50%.
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