Potash – Mining Weekly reported that ICL (TLV:ICL) is challenging the Israeli government's royalties plan. As quoted in the Mining Weekly report:
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Diamond – RT reported that human rights groups, trade unions and "major civil society organisations" want Israel to be excluded from diamond processing by the Kimberley Process. They claim that "billions of dollars" worth of diamonds from Israel provide revenue to the country's military, which has been accused of war crimes.
Diamond – JTA reported that Jose Fernandez, the United States' assistant secretary of state for economic and business affairs, is in Israel to discuss trade, particularly conflict diamonds.
Potash – Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan's bid for Israel Chemicals could have big implications for the potash markets even beyond the borders of Canada and Israel.
Oil – Crude futures traded near the highest level in two days in New York in the midst of concern that a cease- fire between Israel and Hamas may not hold, putting at risk supply from the Middle East.
Oil – World shares rebounded and oil prices droppedon Tuesday on news of a possible Egyptian-brokered cease-fire in the Gaza conflict.
Oil – Oil progressed after an Israeli airstrike that killed the leader of Hamas’s militant wing in the Gaza Strip, reinforcing concern that unrest in the Middle East will intensify, curbing supplies.
Uranium – CNBC reported six world powers are expected to voice deep concern about Iran's expanded uranium enrichment and urge it to open up to investigations, as the group tries to head off Israeli military action.