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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.

Commodities Outlook: Commodities extend gains as stock markets ...
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
A weaker dollar index boosts commodities as a whole as it makes ... level in 2017 supported by strong domestic demand for prices. Despite the minor drop in copper imports, demand for aluminum and zinc remained at its highest level in 2017 reflecting ...

Australia shares climb on commodity prices; NZ inches up
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Jan 15 Reuters - Australian shares climbed on Monday, with material and financial stocks leading the gains following a jump in commodity prices and record closing highs on Wall Street. Zinc prices touched a decade-peak on Friday, supported by potential ...

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

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Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
January 15, 2018 Base metals rallied on Monday, with zinc prices climbing to a fresh decade high on the back of a weaker US dollar and lower inventories.

METALS-Zinc touches new decade peak on tight market
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 03:19:03 GMT
LONDON, Jan 12 Reuters - Zinc prices edged up to their highest in more than a decade ... so that will limit supply growth domestically, said Xiao Fu, head of commodity market strategy at Bank of China International in London. Fundamentally it ...

Glencore on offensive as zinc prices recover, China cuts production
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 19:19:03 GMT
Asia Nikkei reported that Swiss mining giant Glencore's decision to drastically cut zinc production during a commodity price slump in 2015 is paying off and sending ripples through the market. The benchmark zinc futures on the London Metal Exchange hit a ...

London zinc prices hold after rally on supply concerns
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 19:19:03 GMT
SYDNEY, Jan 5 Reuters - London zinc held recent gains on Friday after overnight prices touched their highest in over ... down by a third from their October peak. Commodities traders and analysts say under-investment in new zinc mines as older ones ...

Commodity price run poised to slow: Shelley Goldberg
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 19:19:03 GMT
If President Donald Trump follows through with his infrastructure plan, including a controversial border wall, commodity prices, particularly steel, copper, zinc and lumber, should soar. But little of this plan has come to fruition after his first year as ...

2018 the end of resources boom as commodity price drops bite
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 19:19:03 GMT
Base metals were expected to have a more optimistic outlook than other commodities, with higher demand on the back of global demand for stainless steel, vehicles, aluminium-based packaging and infrastructure development. Zinc prices are at the highest ...

Commodity boom forecast to peak then plateau as prices slide
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 19:19:03 GMT
The expected 7 per cent fall in export earnings is due to declining commodity price forecasts. While the forecasts tip ... will be driven by increasing demand for resources such as zinc, lithium and cobalt. What we're starting to see is this whole new ...

Commodities the Return To Inflation
Sun, 07 Jan 2018 19:19:04 GMT
The headline in this Thursdays Financial Times - reads: Commodities prices hit highest point since 2014 ... tallow, tin, wool tops, and zinc. Foodstuffs include butter, cocoa beans, corn, cottonseed oil, hogs, lard, steers, sugar, and wheat.

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 ...

Mining and commodities set off into 2018 at a heady pace
Sun, 07 Jan 2018 03:19:03 GMT
Copper has been on its strongest run in decades, zinc is near a 10-year high as stocks decline, and as a consequence mining equities are at close to a five year high. All-in-all, not a bad start to 2018 for those invested in commodities and miners ...

3 Scientists From Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) Get ...
Thu, 04 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Three faculty members from Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) here have been conferred the prestigious FAI-IZA Award for their work on zinc nutrition of crops and its promotional activities in agriculture.

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