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Here's why nickel prices dropped moderately amid US-China trade ...
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Unlike other base metals, nickel prices dropped moderately ... demand for base metals. The commodity, used for making alloys, has dropped about twelve percent since the mid of June, while other base metals like copper and zinc had lost more than eighteen ...
https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/markets/heres-why-nickel-prices-dropped-moderately-amid-us-china-trade-standoff-2953431.html


METALS-Nickel sinks to eight-month low on trade tensions and ...
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 20:19:01 GMT
CTA (commodity trading advisers ... its lowest level since Aug. 16. * STEEL PRICES: Nickel, largely used to make stainless steel, and zinc, mainly used for galvanising steel, were also pressured by a slide in Chinese steel futures. Steel shed more than ...
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Nickel prices fall on trade tensions
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 20:19:01 GMT
Nickel price have hit an eight-month low and zinc ... its weakest since December 29 last year. CTA (commodity trading advisers) funds unleashed more selling in the zinc market, Alastair Munro at broker Marex Spectron said in a note. Shorts are rebuilding ...
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Russia: Alexander Popov appointed BGOK CEO
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 GMT
On September 7 Electrozinc shut down its zinc manufacture to carry out annual repairs. Until the end of the month all the machinery will be checked, cleaned and repaired. Some 1 thousand employees are participating in the work, both contractors and shop workers. The main object of the repair is the sulfur acid shop. The
https://metalukraine.com/2018/09/11/russia-alexander-popov-appointed-bgok-ceo.html


Silver Breaks- Lots of Volatility Ahead
Sun, 09 Sep 2018 20:19:00 GMT
Copper, zinc, lead, and other mining projects yield ... While supply and demand characteristics in most commodities determine the path of least resistance of prices, in the silver market it is investment demand each year that is the factor that drives ...
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Goldman Sachs Rates Vedanta Buy On Strong Zinc Outlook
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The consensus target price is Rs 315, a potential upside of 36 percent. Attractive commodity exposure to zinc and oil. Strong volume growth across verticals. Strong dividend yield despite growth capex. Attractive valuations. Goldman Sachs estimates that ...
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Soaring carbon prices turn Europe's energy landscape upside down
Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The contracts have decoupled completely from energy prices and global raw materials. Most commodities have been sliding jerkily for four months. Copper has fallen 17pc since mid-June and is flirting with a bear market. So are zinc and lead. Lumber and ...
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Russia: UralKuz confirms QMS correspondence
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Electrozinc has started assembling new machinery in the leaching shop. The modernization of the site with the assembly of two large ball mills and construction of a new division of neutral leaching is carried out under the program of development in 2018-2022. The project will provide for the decrease of zinc dust usage to clea
https://metalukraine.com/2018/08/24/russia-uralkuz-confirms-qms-correspondence.html


South32 profit rises on commodity upswing
Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT
South32 said higher prices for the majority of the commodities it sells led to a $US599 million increase ... South32 recently bought Arizona Mining, which owns the Hermosa zinc, lead and silver project in Santa Cruz County, in a cash deal worth about ...
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Europe's Unprecedented Natural Gas Rally Drives Up Power
Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Shaking off gloom depressing broader commodity markets ... normal seasonal pattern of weaker prices in the summer when heating demand dwindles and contrasts with slumps in everything from oil to gold, sugar and zinc. Chinas energy demand is drawing ...
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Commodity prices suffer as emerging markets tumble
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The sell-off in emerging markets has spilled into commodities, hitting prices of key resources ... while metals including nickel, zinc and aluminium also fell sharply. Prices are likely to depend on whether Chinas government will stimulate its economy ...
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Global metal prices are plunging, and shares in Australia's big ...
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Commodity prices plunged across the board overnight ... There were even heavier falls for zinc and nickel, while gold remains stuck in its recent malaise. Although gold usually benefits from a risk-off tone on global markets, its also negatively ...
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Commentary: Best commodity bets Exposed to China and less open ...
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT
LAUNCESTON, Australia Reuters - The recent gyrations in the world economy around Turkeys currency and the escalating U.S.-China trade dispute have taken a toll on commodity prices ... and other metals such as zinc and nickel, all have deep and ...
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Silver Prices Have Collapsed and Now Miners May Be Next
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT
I don't think this move lower here will have an effect on mining supply, said Ryan McKay, commodity strategist ... gold and zinc, analysts reported. Therefore, those producers are more focused on the prices of metals other than silver.
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Mining and metals markets crater as copper price enters bear ...
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT
After fresh falls on Wednesday zincs losses so far in 2018 ... basis: We simply have to look to commodities set by the physical market (chrome, vanadium, tungsten, steel rebar) to find price robustness reflecting underlying demand that seems ...
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