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'Great Lockdown' scuttles commodity growth forecasts

'Great Lockdown' scuttles commodity growth forecasts

BoA sees metals as the biggest potential beneficiary of fiscal stimulus

Covid-19

28 APRIL 2020
Silvercorp makes C$105M bid for Guyana Goldfields

Silvercorp makes C$105M bid for Guyana Goldfields

Silvercorp aims to pick up former star for a song

Gold and Silver News

27 APRIL 2020
Ravensthorpe in peril

Ravensthorpe in peril

The fragile nickel recovery may not be enough for the ill-fated mine

Miner's right

27 APRIL 2020
MMG copper drops on Las Bambas issues

MMG copper drops on Las Bambas issues

COVID-19 impacting miner's flagship operation

Base metals

24 APRIL 2020
600,000t copper supply likely lost to COVID-19

600,000t copper supply likely lost to COVID-19

Impacts will reverbate into the future

Covid-19

23 APRIL 2020
Nutrien sees potash boost from food security stimulus spending

Nutrien sees potash boost from food security stimulus spending

Nutrien potash CEO Ken Seitz upbeat about short-term market conditions for the mineral

AgMinerals

23 APRIL 2020
Signs of recovery in copper smelting

Signs of recovery in copper smelting

Index points to apparent recovery in China

Covid-19

21 APRIL 2020
Iron ore market to tighten briefly but surplus looms

Iron ore market to tighten briefly but surplus looms

A collapse in global steel demand means weaker iron ore prices look inevitable later in the year.

Bulks

20 APRIL 2020
Fat wallets to fund major M&A

Fat wallets to fund major M&A

Cash flowing from iron ore businesses could provide firepower for low-ball acquisitions by BHP, Rio

Miner's right

20 APRIL 2020
Bad, bleak or catastrophic?

Bad, bleak or catastrophic?

Of the possible fallout scenarios from COVID-19, the most optimistic also seems most likely

From the Capital

16 APRIL 2020
Potash on a growth trajectory amid compelling fundamentals

Potash on a growth trajectory amid compelling fundamentals

Potash majors continue to jostle for position as neither COVID-19 nor politics stymie demand

AgMinerals

16 APRIL 2020
Banks on the trail of COVID-19

Banks on the trail of COVID-19

Banks are straining to gauge the potential impact of COVID-19 on the mining sector.

Covid-19

15 APRIL 2020