Articles Tagged "China"

Belarusian Potash Co. Agrees to Supply Potash to China for $315 Per Tonne

Potash – Bloomberg reported Thursday that Belarusian Potash Co. has signed a deal with China and will supply the country with potash at a price of $315 per tonne which includes shipping costs. Russia's Uralkali (LSE:URALL) reportedly said the price was "significantly" less than possible, despite it being up $10 per tonne from last years price.

Is Zinc Headed for a Bear Market?

Zinc – While most market watchers are bullish on the outlook for zinc, that's not the case for all. Case in point: Bloomberg published an article on Friday that makes the case that zinc is "on the verge of a bear market" because Chinese output is pushing production levels "to a record, outweighing a global deficit."

Cormarck Securities Staying Bullish on Copper

Copper – With copper prices still sitting around $2.61 per pound, sentiment in the space isn't great at the moment. However, firms are still putting out positive outlooks on the copper price, and Cormark Securities is one of them.