The Bloomberg Commodity Index, which tracks returns on 22 raw materials, was poised for an unprecedented 15 days of gains on Thursday.
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Unionized workers at Glencore's Lomas Bayas copper mine rejected a final contract offer and began government-facilitated mediation Thursday to avoid strike.
Gold from Clogau St David’s mine in North Wales is behind the wedding bands of the Queen Mother, the Queen, Princess Margaret, the Princess Royal and Diana, Princess of Wales.
Gold is seen as a safe haven for investors during times of uncertainty. Spot gold prices gained about 14 percent during 2017.
Markets where technology hasn’t substantially shortened the supply cycle and where cost are rising (ie copper) have the greatest long-term upside in prices
London court has ordered KCM to pay state mining company $139m in a claim related to copper price, raising by $36m the amount originally ordered to pay.
This year could see a geopolitical crisis on the scale of the financial crash a decade ago, Eurasia Group President Ian Bremmer says.
Bullion for immediate delivery advanced 0.9 percent to $1,315.08 an ounce at 2:15 p.m. in New York, according to Bloomberg generic pricing.
Even though the system has received criticisms, its 54 participants seem committed to making it work.
The South American miner wants to retain control of the TIPLAM port terminal, which is an asset originally included in the deal.
Rapaport says that following a better-than-expected holiday season, polished diamond prices stabilized in December 2017.
Patagonia’s plans have reignited a long-standing debate related to the environmental risks of open-pit operations that use of cyanide leaching technology.
British wind farms generated more electricity than coal plants on more than 75% of days this year.
Prosecutor orders three years of jail time for Spaniard couple with murky investments in Congolese copper mine
The pair invested approximately $1.9 million in shares in Mhyrre Minerals and Metal SPRL.
The Madrid-based firm signed a $20-million-dollar contract.
The colour properties of prehistoric copper alloys have largely been understudied. Until now.
The two have committed to holding equal stakes for the first six years of the company's existence, said Thyssenkrupp personnel chief Oliver Burkhard.
With this purchase, Graff Diamonds says it has acquired, cut and polished the majority of the top 21 largest stones of the 21st century.
The state-run company said it wants to increase its total coking and thermal coal output to 18.2 million tonnes in 2030 from 15.6 million expected in 2018.
More than half the 2017 combined market cap gains for the world's largest listed miners accrued to just five firms as gold producers drop out of top 10.
Investors becoming impatient with pace of its restructuring, putting pressure on CEO Hiesinger to fix underperforming units and revive flagging share price.
Two exploration companies with assets spanning gold in India to zinc in Ireland to list their shares on London's Alternative Investment Market on Thursday.
Liberty House, Schmolz + Bickenbach and Spain's Sidenor submitted offers by a Monday deadline, while an unnamed party submitted a letter of intention.
The government says the cleric violated the Mines and Minerals Act.
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