Articles Tagged "market"

Gold Price More Sensitive to Europe than the United States

Gold – Prices for gold have lately been demonstrating greater sensitivity to news flow out of Europe than positive data out of the United States. With the market seeking out bullish news, confirmation of the European debt crisis will continue to be the strong triggers that will take gold prices up.

Vanadium Redox Batteries Show Promise in Renewable Energy Technologies

Vanadium – Vanadium Investing News speaks with Jonathan Lee, a Battery Materials and Technologies Analyst at Byron Capital Markets to learn more about how demand for vanadium can be expected to rise if the vanadium redox battery is widely adopted in renewable energy technologies.

Cobalt Market Trends in 2010

Cobalt – Cobalt consumption has increased in 2010 and this trend should continue in coming years, due largely to the mineral’s use in rechargeable batteries, like those found in hybrid electric vehicles. What makes the future of cobalt somewhat uncertain, however, is that the industry is unusually complex and concerns about conflict minerals continue to make headlines.

Tin Trade Above US$17,300 per Tonne at KLTM

Tin – Tin dealers in Malaysia expects that Kuala Lumpur Tin Market (KLTM) stays firm.  According to the dealers the tin trade will likey be above US$17,300 per tonne as Malaysian and European buyers are expected to be active. One of the dealers is quoted saying: “The market was traded mostly lower this week, so we expect to see [...]