Copper – With Glencore International's takeover of Xstrata still up in the air, Codelco, Freeport-McMoRan, and BHP Billiton continue to be the world's top three copper producers. Producers expect copper prices to rise in coming months on expectations of a global economic rebound, and many will be increasing output.
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Copper – It may have been overshadowed by Chile and Peru until now, but Colombia's copper potential is now entering the spotlight.
Copper – Papuan Precious Metals Corporation (CVE:PAU,OTC:PAUFF) reports Bernard Kavanamur is its new vice president or exploration.
Copper – Indonesia is fortunate to be endowed with vast mineral wealth. The country is the world’s second largest producer of tin and nickel and, in 2009, according to the USGS, was the world’s fourth largest copper producer.
Copper – The top ten copper producing countries in the the world, and their largest mines.
Copper – Forbes.com reports that copper prices are likely to fall.
Molybdenum is set to trade on the London Metal Exchange from February 22, but the world’s No 2 producer Chile’s Codelco has decided to stay away. Why does the miner want to go it alone? Are shaky copper prices to blame? Contracts for minor metal molybdenum are to start trading on the London [...]
Purchases from other nations; the US and Japan are also powerhouses when it comes to copper consumption, will more than offset any potential decrease in Chinese consumption. As economies around the globe get back on track, the global copper market is anticipated to move into a deficit this year. Contributing to copper’s ascent was [...]
Copper Investing News reports copper futures fell to a low dating back in July 2005. London Metal Exchange (LME) warehouse stocks fell to 292,775 tonnes, a drop of 250 tonnes. Inventories are still running about 50 per cent above September at their highest levels since January 2004. Indian copper futures traded steady with a downside bias [...]