Gold rose slightly this week on optimistic news from Japan and China, but has traded in a narrow range leading up to the US election next week.
Sandstorm Metals & Energy, Emperor Oil and Manitok Energy all traded at high volumes last week.
Gold prices have been on a bumpy ride this week, reacting to rising fears of deflation and prolonged economic slowdown concerns.
Madagascar’s Ambatovy mine is ahead of schedule and its cobalt will be hitting the already-oversupplied market earlier than anticipated.
A brief overview of cobalt price developments, supply and demand and significant market movers.
A new survey of 125 global mining executives shows renewed optimism about the sector’s performance in the short term.
In the past few years, juniors have rushed into the graphite space in part due to concerns about China’s dominance of the sector. But will China’s supremacy end soon? Graphite Investing News talked to Simon Moores, data manager at Industrial Minerals, to find out.
A brief overview of vanadium price developments, supply and demand and significant market movers.
WesternZagros Resources, GoldQuest Mining and PetroFrontier all traded at high volumes last week.
Prices for flake graphite have stabilized in the past few months, but currently it seems unlikely that demand from the key steel sector will increase in 2013.