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Indonesia ore ban unlikely to disrupt near-term nickel supply

Indonesia ore ban unlikely to disrupt near-term nickel supply

WoodMac flags significant nickel pig iron supply loss in 2021 on the back of hastened ore export ban...

Base metals

05 SEPTEMBER 2019
Coal again a valuable proposition for investors

Coal again a valuable proposition for investors

Capital-conscious coal producers a significant cash-flowing bet

Bulks

02 MAY 2019
WoodMac flags better structural support for zinc in 2019

WoodMac flags better structural support for zinc in 2019

Fewer Chinese iron curtailments to weigh on price potential

Bulks

09 DECEMBER 2018
The metals substitution game

The metals substitution game

Which metals have replacements waiting in the wings?

Base metals

02 NOVEMBER 2017
Vice minister shows Ecuador commitment

Vice minister shows Ecuador commitment

Government minister tries to woo gold investors at Denver forum

Central/South America

24 SEPTEMBER 2015

US coal miners on the brink

Falling demand and rising debt spells end for US coal miner

Bulks

17 JULY 2015

WoodMac most bearish on iron ore

With little prospect of Chinese restocking until after Chinese New Year, iron ore prices should average...

Bulks

09 FEBRUARY 2015

Tighter market for zinc and lead

The latest data stated global demand for refined zinc increased by 5.9% primarily driven by an 11.6%...

Production

05 JANUARY 2015

Production grows, for now

Throughout 2014, major factors have influenced the copper market, including the interaction of supply...

Asia

10 OCTOBER 2014

Lundin taking aim

  Reports of hawks circling round Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc's Candelaria copper mine in Chile...

Nickel

The price of nickel got a bit ahead of itself in May, at one point shooting through the US$21,000/t mark,...

Asia

16 JUNE 2014

25% of coal produced in Queensland in the red

After running a ruler over their respective balance sheets, around 25% of coal output in Queensland,...

Australia

16 MAY 2014