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Nickel may remain bearish during the second half of June
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
On the raw material front, it is now a peak sales period of nickel ore in the Philippines, meaning that ore shipments from the country will be rising, which will weigh down nickel ore market.

Kazakhstan: Polymetal share in Dolinnoye deposits up
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
In 2-3 years Rosszoloto intends to construct a gold-processing factory in Amur region valued at $250 million. The company is also looking for an investor to further develop the project with the aim of attracting $500 million. In three years from the start of the investment project Rosszoloto plans to obtain the first 48.23 millio

From Tesla cars to underwear, metal makers seek new markets - ...
Wed, 14 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Base metals including aluminum and nickel are heading for their first quarterly decline in more than a year. In May, Moody's Investors Service downgraded China's sovereign debt, sparking concern that tighter credit will ... Codelco, Chile's state-owned ... ...

Copper Price Forecast, June 2017: Prices Rally Amid Weather ...
Tue, 13 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
According to a report from MarketWatch, copper prices climbed 1.12% to $5,688 per metric ton on the London Metal Exchange last Thursday morning. Want a short- and medium-term buying outlook for aluminum, copper, tin, lead, zinc, nickel and several forms of ...,5028.1

Ukraine: DTEK to increase investments into coal companies
Mon, 12 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
PJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel has closed its $500-million Eurobond offering maturing in April 2022 with an annual coupon rate of 3.849%. The proceeds from the issue will be used for general corporate purposes and capital investments. Sergey Malyshev, the companys Senior Vice-president and Chief Financial Officer, commented: With this Eurobond placement we achieved our mai

Russia: state control on used pipes to be strengthened
Mon, 12 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
RZhD Logistika will provide services on logistics consulting to Norilsk Nickel. The corresponding agreement has been signed within the XII international railroad business forum Strategic Partnership 1520. RZhD Logistika will analyze the Nornickel transport schemes and its overhaul plans, creating the consulting report on the transport model. Logistic consulting for such a major company as

Precious metals exploration picking up in Nevada - Elko Daily ...
Sat, 10 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Boart Longyear stated in a May report that hot commodities this year include base metals zinc, copper and nickel, in line with the continued strong gold price. The gold price is up more than 10 percent this year despite a high U.S. dollar and the talk ... ...

India Nickel Scrap prices stay steady; Nickel Futures slightly ...
Wed, 07 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
India's major nickel scrap prices stayed steady on the Scrap Register Price Index as on Tuesday, while nickel futures prices at India's Multi Commodity Exchange gained amid expectations of weak demand as a seasonal construction slowdown in the summer months looms.

Russia: SUEK puts new face into operation at Taldinskaya-Zapadnaya ...
Wed, 07 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Talnakh Concentrator of Nornickels Polar Division has reached the project design parameters and capacity in line with the targets set by the modernization project. The plants total throughput capacity has increased by 30%, from 7.6 to 10.2 million tons of ore per year, metal losses in tailings have been reduced, while target nickel and coppe

Advisory Services for the Base and Minor Metals Industry - Mining ...
Mon, 05 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
CM provides independent advisory services for mining clients, specialising in value-chain analysis across a range of metals, including aluminium, zinc, copper, molybdenum, nickel (NPI), magnesium, manganese and titanium (mineral sands). CM's target... ...

Russia: independent directors gain majority in NLMK Board committees
Mon, 05 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Within the framework of the St Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF 2017), Natalya Zhdanova, the governor of the Trans-Baikal territory, and Elena Bezdenezhnykh, Vice-President, State Secretary, Head of GR of Nornickel, signed a social and economic cooperation agreement. Under the agreement, the government of the region will support Nornickels investment projects, particularly the companys key

METALS-Zinc drops to new low on weakness in steel and iron ore ...
Fri, 02 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Both zinc and nickel are used in the steel industry so are sensitive to iron ore and steel prices while oil is a key input in mining. The steel-related metals ... My view is that at this point the downside in all the base metals is not huge. We'll ... ...

Twin Metals' owner has a history of environmental disaster in ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Twin Metals, a Minnesota company owned by Chilean mining titan Antofagasta Minerals, has dreams of striking valuable copper, nickel, and platinum near Ely. But the Obama administration last year delivered a lethal blow to that plan, denying Twin Metals ... ...

METALS MORNING VIEW 25/05: Metals prices generally firmer in ...
Thu, 25 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT
September iron ore prices on the Dalian Commodity Exchange continue their volatile trading ... aluminium and tin have regained their upward bias, zinc is consolidating in high ground, while lead and nickel prices remain weak. Nickels weakness is ...,5022.1

Now May Be the Time to Look at Zinc: Lundin Mining Corporation
Wed, 24 May 2017 20:19:03 GMT
Lundin operates mines that are not 100% focused on gold or silver; rather, theyre focused primarily on zinc, copper, and nickel. The commodity price charts for these minerals tend to move differently than those of gold or silver, so I would suggest ...,5026.1

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