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RBI releases draft on hedging of commodity price risk in overseas ...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 03:19:03 GMT
Hedging of price risk is proposed to be allowed for all commodities in case of direct exposure. In case of indirect exposure, hedging is allowed for aluminium, copper, lead, zinc, nickel, and tin. This list would be reviewed annually, the draft said.
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Russia: MMK modernizing bar rolling mill
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Serebro Magadana, a part of Polymetal, has started processing ore from the Verkhne-Menkeche deposits. So far the gold-extracting factory has received 350 tons of ore. This ore contains 900-1600 grams of silver per ton, as well as lead, zinc and some other minerals. There is no gold in it. The factory plans to process 45
https://metalukraine.com/2018/01/15/russia-mmk-modernizing-bar-rolling-mill.html


The commodities rally is good news for the global economy, but ...
Sun, 07 Jan 2018 03:19:03 GMT
Meanwhile, natural gas, copper, zinc, and lead are on multi-year highs. Despite the recovery in late 2017, commodities are still less valued than equities and there is still huge headroom for a further strengthening of prices. In the past, commodity prices ...
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Base Metals Outperformed Commodity Index in 2017
Wed, 03 Jan 2018 19:19:04 GMT
From the data revealed in the chart above, base metals such as aluminium, copper, zinc, and lead went up by 20-30% compared ... there is an inverse relationship between the value of the dollar and commodity prices. When the value of the dollar weakens ...
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Commodities In 2017: The Year Of Bitcoin
Sun, 31 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT
2016 saw base metal prices bottoming out after a five-year downturn. In 2017, several commodities hit multi-year highs. Zinc scaled the highest level in a decade due to supply constraints. Lead followed with a six-year high, aluminum had the best year in ...
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Canadian Zinc US$10 Million Interim Financing for Prairie Creek ...
Fri, 22 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Since inception, RCF has supported 166 mining companies, with projects located in 51 countries and across 29 commodities. The sixth fund ... the outlook for future prices of zinc, lead and silver; the impact to the Company of future accounting standards ...
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Nickel Outlook 2018: Price Gains and Growing Battery Boom
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT
December 7, 2017 Which junior copper stocks have gained the most on the TSXV so far this year Abacus Mining and Exploration is in the lead with a gain of over 200 percent.
https://investingnews.com/daily/resource-investing/base-metals-investing/nickel-investing/nickel-outlook-price-gains/?as=1&nameplate_category=Daily


ASX could get early commodity boost
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Commodities outperformed ... and aluminium advancing in London, lead, zinc and nickel did too. As for iron ore, it extended a now more than one-month rally amid solid demand from Chinese buyers as steel prices there edged higher and mandatory production ...
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Capital Markets Day 2017: Adding value across the value chain
Thu, 30 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT
During 2017, Hydro became the global markets only fully integrated aluminium company, acquiring full ownership in extrusion champion Sapa and further extending its value chain. At the Capital Markets Day 2017, Hydro will present priorities for further value creation, based on global leadership, growth and optionality, and sustainable solutions.
http://www.hydro.com/en/press-room/Archive/2017/capital-markets-day-2017-adding-value-across-the-value-chain/


CIS: steel output up in October 2017
Tue, 28 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Kazakhstan is the world leader in natural uranium mining. (Ukrainian metal)
https://metalukraine.com/2017/11/28/cis-steel-output-up-in-october-2017.html


METALS-Copper edges higher on upturn in China property prices
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Housing prices in China were a bit firmer, which is important in copper, said Capital Economics commodities analyst Caroline Bain ... Nickel closed with a 0.7 percent gain at $11,655 a tonne. LEAD/ZINC: The global lead market swung into a deficit ...
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Fear of Glut Grips Commodities as Xi Shifts China Economic Focus
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT
A slowdown in the worlds biggest consumer of most commodities is reviving fears over ... a rally that sent a gauge of industrial-metals prices to a three-year high two weeks ago. Copper, zinc, tin and lead also fell on Wednesday. Latest Chinese data ...
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