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"Structural reforms in China should drive higher margins and higher prices"

"Structural reforms in China should drive higher margins and higher prices"

Market-watchers analyse Chinese president Xi Jinping's address

Politics

19 OCTOBER 2017
Near-term headwinds for iron ore

Near-term headwinds for iron ore

Market expected to fall during December quarter, upside seen in 2018

Bulks

29 SEPTEMBER 2017

Markets slow pace of the game

Once the darling of the emerging markets, Latin America's biggest economy has been on a bit of a downer...

Base metals show way to recovery

With commodity prices enduring a torrid time over the past year, investors may well be questioning when...

Asia

02 MAY 2014

Productivity: When is productivity real?

No one likes rowing against the current, but maybe you should give it a go if you can hear a waterfall....

Australia

28 FEBRUARY 2014

Canada: Pressure still on BC miners

British Columbia's (BC's) mining industry may face a major labour shortage over the next decade, putting...

North America

10 JANUARY 2014

Annual review: A changing market

Gold may have been one of the more dramatic commodity casualties of the US Federal stimulus programme,...

Asia

20 DECEMBER 2013

Annual review: Onwards and upwards

When business fundamentals shift, business practices need to change as well. This promises to be a hard...

Africa

20 DECEMBER 2013

Impairments: Financial woes

Whenever a mining company takes an impairment charge, chief executives and financial directors are quick...

Central/South America

20 DECEMBER 2013

From the capital: Pondering a lift in equity prices

As 2013 ends, mining industry investors are grappling with whether a three-year downturn in equity prices...

Australia

20 DECEMBER 2013

'Rising commodity prices stoke resource nationalism'

As commodity prices rise, so does the frequency of disputes between mining companies and host governments,...

Europe/Middle East

29 NOVEMBER 2013

EYe on mining: Sharing the spoils

The past year has seen a dip in the value created by many mining and metals companies in the face of...

Leadership

06 SEPTEMBER 2013