When compared to the US, the world's largest economy for 150 years, China's ascent is even more startling because it took place over such a short time-span.
The murders were eerily similar to those depicted in the 2003 film "Blind Shaft"
Domestic scrap prices have fallen below the cost for Chinese coastal mills to produce pig iron.
Change that is "necessary and healthy"
Indian and Chinese importers make the most of the summer months to import a total of nearly 500 tonnes.
Today's infographic looks at the impact this had on global currencies using three different timeframes:
1 day, 1 week, and 1 month.
China's imports of coal is already down 28% this year.
Biggest drop in Chinese industrial profits on record spills red ink on mining stock boards – Freeport down 10% in massive volumes.
The company, Australia’s third-biggest copper producer, expects digital-age related technologies to boost demand for the metal.
This week, we show the geological conditions for how jade forms, the booming market in BC, and also how jade goes from boulder to the market.
So far, copper prices have failed to react significantly to news of supply disruptions, remaining more responsive to news from China, the world’s largest consumer.
Worries over China's growth and its impact on commodity prices prompted broker downgrades for some of the industry’s biggest names.
Rio Tinto’s iconic Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender, comprising 65 of the world’s rarest pink and red diamonds, is being showcased in Hong Kong as part of its global tour.
London-based index rises 18 percent on a two-day roll.
Revised stats from China show coal use from 2000 to 2013 is up to 14% higher than previously reported hitting 4.4 billion tonnes per year.
BHP’s coal chief believes the commodity is likely to remain under pressure for a while.
Number five is a single pit that produces 77 million tonnes of iron ore per year.
The alleged deals involve Glencore's Collahausi mine in Chile, as well as Antamina and Antapaccay copper mines in Peru.
A report released today (Wednesday 16 September) by the Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre (BCEC) has emphasised the need to diversify Western Australia’s exports and widen our trading partnerships beyond China to maximise growth opportunities and strengthen WA’s economy.
The Minerals Council of Australia asked Turnbull to use his advocacy skills and economic know-how to help the struggling mining sector.
The share sale is set to reduce the company’s net debt by a third to around $20 billion by the end of 2016.
Market back into deficit next year and through 2019 on supply cuts, disruptions, dirty concentrate and rising costs.
A Grand Canyon of supply deficit is opening up in the uranium markets, with 66 nuclear reactors under construction globally and more restarting in Japan.
Growing importance of lump ore trade sees the launch of world first derivative contracts and a jump in premiums.
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