Gas – The European Union may have given North American oil and natural gas producers the cold shoulder in the past, but now European countries could be considering cross Atlantic suppliers as one possible alternative to Russian gas supplies.
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Moly – Metal Bulletin reported that European prices for both molybdic oxide and ferromolybdenum took off today on the back of a shortage of raw materials and producers' reluctance to sell.
Gold – MINING.com reported yesterday that according to the German edition of The Wall Street Journal, in September, European central banks may eliminate a restriction on the sale of their gold holdings. It has been in place for 15 years.
Gas – Bloomberg reported yesterday that because Europe's natural gas stockpiles are currently at their highest level since at least 2009, it is unlikely that turmoil in Ukraine will cause a supply disruption.
Today, the Alternative Investment Market rose 6.7 points, or 0.78 percent, to 864.51 points. British stock gains were supported by successes in the mining sector, though Britain's European neighbors had a flat day of trading.
In keeping with European and global investment and pricing trends, the AIM sank today.
Gold – Avrupa Minerals Ltd. (TSXV:AVU) President & CEO Paul Kuhn spoke to Resource Investing News at the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference about prospect generation in Europe, specifically South Portugal and Kosovo.
Magnesium – Car sales in Europe are finally turning around, and that could spur demand for magnesium used in automobile manufacturing.
Moly – Metal Bulletin reported that European molybdenum market participants expect prices for the metal to be stable in 2014, a "significant change" from 2013's market volatility.
Platinum – International Business Times reported that in 2014, platinum supply and demand fundamentals will be primarily driven by South Africa, China and Europe. Circumstances in all three countries are expected to keep the precious metal in deficit.