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  • METALS: The week in 10 stories

    3/24/17
    Brazilian steelmakers made the news this week with some important milestones. In another chapter of the tug-of-war between its two largest shareholders, Luxembourg-based Ternium and Japan's Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp (NS...

  • Gold seen as range-bound in 2017

    3/21/17
    Gold prices will remain broadly stable in 2017, according to analysts at two financial institutions. BMO Capital Markets expects the yellow metal to trade around US$1,175/oz throughout the year. While the year following...

  • Jaguar sees loss widen in 2016

    3/21/17
    Brazil-focused junior Jaguar Mining posted an US$82.8mn net loss during FY2016, compared to an US$11.2mn net loss for the previous year. However, the firm's revenues rose 13% year-on-year to US$121mn, mainly due to a 10% year-on-yea...

  • Monthly average coal prices

    3/21/17
    Monthly average price of thermal coal (FOB) at various ports. Clarifications: Colombia (Bolívar, 6,450 kcal/kg, (11,200BTU/lb), less than 1.0, sulfur 16 ash from September 2005 onwards; during years 2002 to July 2005, 11,600BTU/lb...

  • Copper climbs following Fed hike

    3/16/17
    The price of copper kept up its positive momentum and rose again on Thursday in London, on the back of a weaker dollar the day after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates Spot prices ended the day 1.04% higher at US$5,911/t (US$...

  • Gold, silver surge in wake of Fed hike

    3/16/17
    Gold and silver rose sharply Thursday in the wake of the Fed interest rate hike. The yellow metal surged US$30.55 to US$1,229.35/oz in London, a 10-day high, with silver ending the day up 55 cents to US$17.46/oz. Investors were...

  • Copper climbs ahead of Fed hike

    3/15/17
    Spot prices ended the day 1.79% higher at US$5,850/t (US$2.654/lb) on the London Metal Exchange, up from Tuesday's US$5,747/t, according to Chile's state copper commission Cochilco. Disruptions at Chile's Escondida, Peru's Cerro...

  • Copper falls ahead of Fed meeting

    3/14/17
    The price of copper fell on Tuesday in London as the Federal Open Market Committee began its two-day meeting, which analysts expect to result in an interest rate hike. Spot prices ended the day 0.81% lower at US$5,747/t (US$2.607/lb...

  • Gold holds ground as Fed meeting kicks off

    3/14/17
    Gold and silver held their ground Tuesday ahead of the conclusion of the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in the US. The yellow metal ended 40 cents higher at US$1,204.60/oz in London, with silver closing at US$17.00/oz, down...

  • Supply woes push copper higher

    3/13/17
    The price of copper rose for the second straight trading day on Monday in London, on the back of renewed supply concerns following a new strike affecting a major copper operation. Spot prices ended the day 1.39% higher at US$5,794/t...

  • Gold, silver slip ahead of Fed meeting

    3/10/17
    Gold and silver prices declined Friday under pressure from speculation of a US interest rate hike next week. Silver slipped below US$17/oz for the first time in six weeks, ending down 25 cents at US$16.89/oz in London, with gold US$...

  • Looming Fed action brings down copper

    3/9/17
    The price of copper lost further ground on Thursday in London as the market internalizes a new increase in US interest rates expected for next week. Spot prices ended the day 2.20% lower at US$5,655/t (US$2.565/lb) on the London...