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Trade Storm Batters Commodities With Tariffs Threatening Growth
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 20:19:00 GMT
The latest round of shots fired in the trade war between the U.S. and China hit commodities ... with copper prices plunging as much as 4 percent in London. U.S. futures have lost almost 17 percent since peaking in early June. Zinc, nickel, lead and tin ...

The Rout in Commodities Can No Longer Be Ignored
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 20:19:00 GMT
The Bloomberg Commodity Index of 25 raw materials ranging ... what it says is Chinese theft of U.S. intellectual property. Copper prices plunged as much as 4 percent in London, while zinc, nickel, lead and tin also slid on the London Metal Exchange ...

Tao Commodities confirms high-grade zinc, lead and copper in ...
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 04:19:01 GMT
Tao Commodities Ltd (ASX:TAO) has received encouraging results ... work and also confirms the significant potential of the Milford Project as a high-grade zinc, lead and copper target. Tao identified mineralisation across all three of the prospects ...

Rio renews contract
Tue, 26 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Rio Tinto has renewed a long term agreement with Scepter, an internationally recognised leader in aluminium dross and scrap recycling, for the treatment of by-product from the aluminium smelting process known as skims, in the Saguenay Lac-Saint-Jean region, Quebec, Canada. Rio Tinto

FOCUS: Narrower LME zinc-lead gap could mean old relationship ...
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The prices of zinc and lead have historically tended to trade in tandem ... however, Oliver Nugent, a commodities strategist at ING, told Metal Bulletin. The situation has unraveled quicker than expected, and its clear that zinc is now in a ...

China halts certain refined metal, raw materials trade data publication
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Chinese customs has suspended the publication of trade data for some key metal products including refined zinc, lead, nickel and copper raw materials such as scrap and concentrates, sources said.

The Commodity Supercycle Never Ended, It Just Paused - And Now ...
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The charts below show how the long-term price trends of aluminum and nickel lagged far behind zinc and lead for most of the last two decades: Furthermore, the CRB Index includes many so-called soft commodities: cocoa, coffee, cotton, orange juice ...

South32 to add flagship silver-lead-zinc project to its portfolio ...
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Melbourne South32 agreed a $1.3bn pact to acquire Arizona Mining to add a flagship silver-lead-zinc project in the US ... as they continue to generate strong cash-flow amid firm commodity prices. The value of proposed, pending and completed mergers ...

PRECIOUS-Gold prices inch up on trade war concerns
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMT
U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) data showed on Friday. * Australia's South32 Ltd has bid $1.3 billion to take full control of Arizona Mining , offering a hefty premium for the Toronto-listed firm which is developing zinc, lead, manganese ...

Russia: Ruspolymet to produce metal powder and granules
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMT
In January-May Chukotka Autonomous District yielded 9.813 tons of gold, down by 5.8% YoY. At present, because of the weather conditions only ore gold is extracted in the region. Silver output dropped by 14.6%, to 49.117 tons. In January-April the leader in precious metals mining was the Chukotka Mining and Geological Company. At its Kupol

Factbox: Assets on the block in the mining sector
Wed, 06 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMT
But so far activity is sluggish and the focus has been on smaller deals after the damage inflicted by steep commodity price falls, which also hobbled ... the company increased its control over the zinc market through a deal with Canadas Trevali in ...

Commodities and Markets
Wed, 06 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Since the index went to a black box algorithm in 2005, it increases weights in commodities falling in price and lowers weighting in those ... high-quality operations which mine and produce silver, zinc, lead, nickel, bauxite, alumina, aluminum, energy ...

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