Uranium – Despite trying to diversify its oil-dominated economy, Western Kazakhstan will not be reviving its uranium mining industry in the near future, according to the Times of Central Asia.
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Zinc – Here's a look at the 10 countries that produced the most zinc in 2012, based on numbers from the US Geological Survey.
Vanadium – Tengri News reported that a vanadium deposit in southern Kazakhstan is among the world's five largest.
Rare Earth – National Geographic's NewsWatch posted a guest article from Dr. Sebastien Peyrouse of George Washington University, who provides an overview of rare earth projects in Central Asia.
Uranium – Visual Capitalist published this infographic, sponsored by Kivalliq Energy (TSX-V:KIV). Nuclear power is a clean energy source that will be used well into the future to help meet the world’s growing energy requirements. Here we highlight uranium’s history, properties, and fundamentals moving forward.
Today, the UK's Serious Fraud Office launched a criminal investigation into Eurasian Natural Resources, which faces allegations of corruption regarding its Kazakhstan and African businesses.
Uranium – The uranium spot price plunged $1.35 this past week, to $40.90 per pound, as a lack of market activity and reports of new problems with Chinese imports prompted sellers to lower offer prices
Oil – Bloomberg reported that China National Petroleum Corp’s president and Kazakhstan’s president had a meeting to discuss a program that would boost investment in China’s energy sector in exchange for resources.
Gold – The gold price started the week on a tear as bargain hunters put the pedal to the metal on bullish comments from the US Fed chair. Good economic news, however, beggared the price, and by the end of the week gold was struggling again.
Gold – Nations that were formerly part of the USSR are largely overlooked, but not by everyone.