Copper price jumps as China imports hit all-time high
At the end of November copper hit an 18-month high on the back of optimism about the possible impact of president-elect Donald Trump’s $500 billion-plus infrastructure plan on the metal, widely used in construction, manufacturing transportation and power industries.
Iron ore, copper prices jump on upbeat economic forecasts
Commodity bulls got a hold of the two biggest mining markets on Tuesday providing both copper and iron ore a more than 3% boost in price after upbeat news from top consumer China and forecasts of strong growth in the US.
Copper to be best performing commodity of 2017 — analysts
Copper, until recently one of the worst performing commodities of the past two years, experienced a sudden spike at the end of 2016, posing several questions as to the direction of the market as we move into 2017.
Copper producers feel the Trump bump
Copper prices, which have been in steady decline since 2011, thanks to China’s slowing economic growth, have been on a tear lately, lifting both the stock prices for B.C. copper mining companies and the hopes of developers with new copper projects in the pipeline.
Copper price boost as Chinese imports rebound
The copper price hit an 18-month high on an intraday basis last week as global manufacturing activity continues to pick up and hopes about US president-elect Trump’s $500 billion infrastructure plans lift sentiment.
Rio Tinto boss insists Mongolia dispute is ‘bump in the road’
The boss of FTSE 100 mining group Rio Tinto has insisted a dispute with China over copper exports from Mongolia will be resolved shortly.
Copper Posts 17-Month High on Demand Bet as Citi Sees Strength
Industrial metals climbed, with copper closing at the highest price in almost 18 months, on speculation that demand will accelerate amid improving growth in the U.S. and signs of a stabilizing economy in China.
Copper price: Warnings over US trade with China, Mexico
Credit ratings agency Moody’s warned at the beginning of the year that the downturn in raw materials was like no other and that the global mining sector was undergoing structural change.
Rio Tinto suspends shipments to China from Oyu Tolgoi mine
Rio Tinto has suspended shipments to China from its giant copper-gold Oyu Tolgoi mine in Mongolia due to problems at the border of the two countries that have been linked to Chinese anger at a recent visit to Mongolia by the Dalai Lama.
Dr. Copper hints mining sector officially out of intensive care
Copper, until recently one of the worst performing commodities in the past two year, is having a great month, with prices up about 20% to more than $5,700 a tonne Thursday.
Of 22 banks polled NO-ONE sees copper price rally continue
The surge in the copper price to near 18-month highs following Donald Trump’s win in the US presidential election came as a surprise to an industry under pressure since 2011 over growing supply.
Warnings as copper price surge continues
While gold’s initial rally following Donald Trump’s victory in the US presidential elections have evaporated, the rally in industrial metals continued on Friday with the copper price jumping to a 17-month high.
Copper price jumps to 6-month high
In early trade on Monday copper for delivery in December touched six-month highs with copper futures exchanging hands for $2.3125 per pound in New York and topping $5,000 a tonne in London dealings for the first time since end-April.
Electric cars to reshape copper and oil demand
According to Bloomberg New Energy Finance, EVs could displace 2 million barrels a day of oil demand as early as 2023. “That would create a glut of oil equivalent to what triggered the 2014 oil crisis.”
Copper price slump devastating Chile state finances
Amid a broad rally in mining and metals, the red metal’s performance has been lacklustre managing only a 2.2% gain in 2016, following a drop of 26% last year.
Copper price is going nowhere
Credit ratings agency Moody’s warned at the beginning of the year that the current downturn in raw materials was like no other and that defaults among mining and metals companies could reach levels last seen during the height of the financial crisis.
Copper price falls again despite monster Chinese imports
In New York trade on Tuesday copper for delivery in September suffered another down day despite indications of continued strong Chinese demand.
Copper production growing by 1m tonnes a year
Global copper production capacity at mine level through 2019 is expected to grow at a robust average annual rate of 4% to reach 26.5 million tonnes (mt) a year in 2019, according to a new report by the International Copper Study Group.
Copper’s $149 Billion Mine Pipeline Stalls as Deficit Nears
The $149 billion pipeline to expand the world’s copper supply is running into trouble.
Copper stocks deep into red as gold miners surge
It was a tale of two markets on Friday as the shares of diversified mining majors were dumped and gold stocks surged after the UK’s vote to leave the European union wreaked havoc on financial and commodity markets.
Are copper and China set to rally?
In marked contrast to gold, copper looks to be set up for a sizable rally here. On its one-year chart we can see that after its significant drop during May and early June, it is down on an important support level that is certainly capable of generating a rally, despite its still bearishly aligned moving [...]
Новиченко объяснил выбор Краснокаменска местом размещения медеплавильного завода
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Kincora consolidates the Mongolian southern Gobi copper-gold belt
Kincora Copper Limited (the “Company”, “Kincora”) (TSXV:KCC) is pleased to announce it has reached agreement providing for the merger of two Kincora subsidiaries with Ibex Land Mongolia LLC and Ibex Mongolia LLC (“Ibex”), entities indirectly controlled by High Power Exploration Inc (“HPX”).