Organization predicts a rare occurrence in 2015: a decline in all nine commodity indices with industrial metals falling another 5%; precious metals down 3%.
December is a period that sees lower levels of exploration and resource announcements, and last month was every bit as disappointing as expected, an SNL report shows.
New evidence has emerged of China's interest in digging for oil, gas a minerals in the frozen continent.
World number one miner BHP Billiton achieved record production for eight operations and five commodities over the last six months.
Metals are like horses in a merry-go-round, believes Joe Reagor of ROTH Capital—as some rise, others fall.
So where do investors go looking for returns? Eric Coffin suggests gold, both bullion and stocks.
The Canadian company, the world's third-biggest uranium miner, expects the mine to reach full production of 18 million pounds per year in 2018.
A mineral exploration company faced an unusual situation recently, when Ontario mining officials enforced foreign orders against mining claims for which the company had recorded its interest.
Ceo Sam Walsh has said the firm expects to start exporting Australian uranium to India by 2017.
As nuclear plant restarts take effect in Japan, both market sentiment and fundamentals are seeing positive boosts.
Analysts were expecting 50-80 million pounds, but instead learned the uranium project holds over 105 million pounds in the indicated and inferred categories.
The street was expecting 50-80 million pounds.
The firm is also said to have of caused civil turmoil and tensions in the region after introducing armed militia to protect its illegal operation.
During a time where the pain of downward pricing has spilled from minerals into the energy sector, Rick Rule, Chairman of Sprott U.S. Holdings was kind enough to share a few comments.
But only 34% plans to hire full-time employees and a further 20% is actually considering job cuts.
Game-changing disruptive technologies or sustainable end-user agreements are what companies need to succeed and he shares some likely names in the cobalt, lithium, nickel, graphite—even uranium—spaces in this interview with The Mining Report.
Whereas total returns for the S&P 500 Index and 10-Year Treasury bond stayed relatively stable throughout the year, commodities and the U.S. dollar both made an incredible about-face starting around late June, early July.
Founded in 1952, the mine is considered the first big strike in the burgeoning market for uranium, mostly to fuel the growing U.S. standoff with the Soviet Union.
Interview with Author Alex Epstein.
Some of the most popular experts featured during the year and some thoughts you might want to consider as you prepare for 2015.
Over the past 30 years, there have been four major bear markets in the junior resource equities sector.
China’s increased reliance on nuclear energy and Japan restarting its reactors are only two of the factors driving prices up.
Huge advances in all sectors from potash and uranium to copper and gold led by a 10% surge in diversified Canadian heavyweight Teck Resources.
Group delivers message to the province’s environmental protection watchdog on final day of hearings into uranium extraction and exploration.
The Quebec mining company is seeking such compensation for the investments it made in a uranium project before the province blocked it last year from moving to the next stage.
The deal marks China General Nuclear Power's first big acquisition of onshore wind generating capacity in the west.
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