Those inclined to make a bullish bet on disaster may be in for a dose of karma. This rally is more likely to collapse than extend.
China Mining News
Production has been reduced by 500,000 tonnes on an annual basis, said the Xinfa official, who put the plant's total capacity at 3 million tonnes per year.
Global benchmark gold prices registered a fourth straight monthly gain in January.
Paul D. Mitchell has been named the new EY global sector leader for mining and metals.
Chalco is discussing "transformation, upgrading and development," with other shareholders of Shandong Huayu.
"Current price moves are a knee jerk reaction to the Vale news," said BMO Capital Markets analyst Kash Kamal.
We do not expect to see a big rebound in iron ore prices in view of this deadly accident as China's iron ore demand over the short term will be mild due to weak seasonality
"We're worried that the mine accident might lead to higher premiums on low-aluminium iron ore"
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will continue to invest aggressively despite an uncertain business environment.
Chinese producers such as Ganfeng and General Lithium have new plants that have been commissioning since Q3'18 and are starting to hit their stride.
China's aluminium production, to quote Wood Mackenzie, "is not going to fall off a cliff in 2019".
The lithium miner, the world’s second largest producer of the white metal, has approved additional measures to protect corporate data considered confidential from China'a Tianqi, which recently bought almost a quarter of the Chilean company.
Teck’s Zinc and Health program has reached 100 million people worldwide since 2011.
China’s Contemporary Amperex Technology (CATL) plans to produce 60 gigawatt hours by the fifth year of its German plant operations.
Copper back in bear market with price down more than 20% since June peak over fears of the impact of the US-China trade war.
"It is now possible that Shaanxi will implement the strictest-ever regulations on illegal production, which would significantly reduce output in the province for the year," - Wood Mackenzie
State claims BHP used its wholly-owned Singapore marketing hub subsidiary to understate the price of iron ore sold Japan and China buyers.
But only sliver of funds raised destined for mining and metals
A company spokeswoman stressed that while Zheng may be new to the copper industry, he has a lot of management experience.
Prices of steel and steel-making raw materials in China rose on Friday amid optimism over progress in the U.S.-Sino trade talks.
A new year but the same old problems for aluminium. "When you look at the economics of producing aluminium, these prices cannot be sustainable."
Local gold prices in India touched their highest since July 2016 this week.
Company has agreed to buy BHR Newwood DRC Holdings Ltd, a holding company set up by private equity firm BHR to buy a 24% stake in the Congo mine in 2017.
Based on answers from 51 senior executives, lawyers White & Case say that trade tensions are the second largest challenge for the mining industry in 2019 and reveal what the underlying full-picture looks like.
The company's shares were down 1.6 percent in extended trading, reversing course after rising as much as 3.5 percent to $30.