New report forecasts very tight market conditions as stocks drop to below 5% of consumption by the end of the decade compared to more than 11% this year.
Zinc Mining News
Out of 75 documented threats against nine designated natural and cultural sites, 23 belong to the "physical resource extraction" category.
The main challenge for mining near-Earth celestial bodies is neither technology nor cost, but simply “convincing people it is realistic,” says Dr. Phil Metzger.
It jumped 30% in July when compared to the same month last year.
OSIRIS-REx will collect samples from an asteroid and return them to Earth, in what it could be a pivotal step for firms currently planning to tap into the space mining business.
Vancouver-based miner ships first zinc concentrate from flagship Bisha mine in Eritrea which started life as a gold-silver project in 2010.
What will happen is that no major in the mining industry shall consider new investments until prices breach $1.20.
Current price could bring idled production back and bulky new projects are coming online soon.
The blogs will offer views on economics, commodities outlook and individual markets, and broader issues such as policy, governance and our social contribution.
Study shows commodities have been the best performing asset class during Fed rating hike cycles since 1983 with average returns for industrial metals 44%
The miner continues to look for new assets, including Anglo American’s 40% stake in their manganese joint venture — Samancor.
After four grinding years of falling metal prices and vanishing market capitalizations, we have seen a stunning shift in market sentiment since mid-January, says Matt Geiger of MJG Capital. Multiple physical commodities are now in technical bull markets.
The McArthur River mine in Australia is looking at a nine-figure clean-up bill, says a new report on one of the world's largest producers of lead, zinc and silver.
The worst is over, at least for base metals, says Moody's, but warns that challenging industry conditions should continue through to at least 2018.
New report says base metal prices have bottomed, but there's hardly any upside – and that includes the zinc price.
China's domestic iron ore, copper, nickel, zinc, lead and bauxite mining output is slowing dramatically.
And one that's ultra-bearish.
Beijing cuts off power to 26 mines in key Chinese zinc, lead production region.
Bolivia seized three of Glencore’s operations in nine years and the Swiss giant is now initiating arbitration proceedings against the South American nation.
Glencore's will continue to curtail production in zinc, copper and other metals – it's clear why.
Rapid, large-scale urbanization will see India's top three cities rival the combined economies of Vietnam, Philippines and Malaysia.
The mission's goal is to map a target asteroid, looking for deposits of water and other resources with visible and infrared cameras.
New report shows commodity assets under management jumping to $235 billion, the best performance since 2009, largely due to physical gold ETF inflows.
CHART: The gold price may grab headlines, but coal's rally comes as a shocker – thermal prices are up 22% in 2016 and coking coal's back in triple digits.
Systematic cost cutting has taken some strain off Teck's balance sheet over the last few years as metal prices have slumped.