Articles Tagged "China"

The Met Coal Market in 2014: Conditions to Improve, Says Joe Aldina

Coal – At the 2014 Coal Association of Canada Conference and Trade Show, held in Vancouver from September 10 to 12, several analysts shared their views on the thermal and metallurgical coal markets. In particular, Wood Mackenzie analyst Joe Aldina gave an excellent overview of both markets and provided attendees with an idea of when they may start to "turn the corner."

Copper Surge Triggers Stop Spike Event

Copper – On Tuesday, Bloomberg reported that copper prices rose to their highest in 13 months on China stimulus reports, triggering a "stop spike event" and halting trades for 10 seconds. The red metal slid back to 0.9 percent to $3.1385 a pound at 11:07 a.m. on Wednesday, according to another Bloomberg article.