Year to date gold is one of the better performers, but rhodium comes off worst.
A small statute in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Protection Act is wreaking havoc in the Congo, according to a new report by National Center for Policy Analysis Senior Fellow David Grantham.
Until now, there was no legislature clarifying issues such as whether resources mined from celestial bodies could be sold on Earth.
Avalon Rare Metals expects to publish the project's Preliminary Economic Assessment by the end of the month.
Zinc is the top pick at LME Week, the metal world's largest annual gathering, amid speculation that as with zinc Glencore could ride to rescue of nickel.
With the Yuan devaluation, interest rate hikes, and stock market volatility, Eric Coffin explores what commodities merit your investment dollars.
The facility aims to test a new lithium minerals process developed by the company over the past year.
The Arkyd 3 Reflight (A3R) will spent its three-month orbiting mission sending back data to a group of scientists based at the firm’s headquarters in Redmond, WA.
In the five years since the Dodd-Frank Act passed, oil produced in developing countries was worth an estimated $1.55 trillion for those governments. But because the landmark US transparency law remains delayed, any payments that flowed to governments took place with limited or no transparency.
Conflict mining remains an important issue, and one we are beginning to see governments step in to address in different ways.
The miner is spending $1.3 million in exploration work aimed to reopen a historic tin-indium mine in Nova Scotia.
Sunday's fiasco was the third major failure for America's commercial space industry in less than a year.
Drilling is scheduled to commence in early July.
Peru is the world's third-largest copper, zinc and tin producer, it is the second-largest producer of silver and fifth-ranked gold producer. via Peru's copper, gold, zinc production rises, silver falls in April – Metals | Platts News Article & Story.
One of the most frequent questions I get is regarding how and where asteroid mining will happen. As in golf, asteroid miners “will play it as it lays.”
Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative Expands Geographic Scope, Adopts Risk-Based Approach
Inspections that took place between 2013 and 2014, revealed 16 infractions, nine of which were considered very serious.
The main objective of the legislation is to ensure that profits from those so-called “blood metals” — tungsten, tin, tantalum and gold — do not go to African warlords.
The Arkyd 3 Reflight (A3R) will spent three month in orbit trying to identify subsystems to explore and prospect for valuable resources on asteroids.
The lawmakers voted 22 to 16 to strengthen a draft law requiring importers, smelters and refiners to certify their goods are conflict-free.
Following a $75m national mineral survey, Uganda has proposed a wide range of tax breaks ahead of a planned mining and exploration licensing round.
Expected to hire over 200 people.
This infographic covers everything you should know about copper porphyries, a deposit type responsible for about 60% of copper, 95% of molybdenum, and 20% of gold produced today.
Geologists found evidence of large amounts of silver smelting that ended up contaminating a vast area in southwest China.
The technique, known as biomining, is already being tested here on Earth as a sustainable treatment of ores and mine waste.
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