Jun 09, 2011
Even with copper prices currently moving downward the potential for the market to climb to new highs still surrounds the metal.
Jun 08, 2011
In the biggest discovery in the region in 12 years ExxonMobil says it has found the equivalent of 700 million barrels of oil beneath the Gulf of Mexico.
Jun 01, 2011
The world’s largest iron ore producer is readying itself to move into rare earth mining as Brazil looks to compete with China to supply some of the world’s most sought-after metallic elements.
May 31, 2011
Iron ore demand from China, the world’s biggest consumer, has not slowed despite government clamp downs on credit.
May 30, 2011
Unlisted Jake Mining Corporation says it is in talks with numerous foreign groups to develop a gold and copper prospect.
May 27, 2011
RBC analysts say surging Asian demand will drive diamond prices up over the next few years.
May 26, 2011
In a clear indication of investment changes, small time investors in India are looking to commodity markets more than traditional markets.
May 25, 2011
Glencore International says the recent fall in commodity prices may have taken the sparkle off of the market but the fundamentals remain strong driven by strong demand from emerging markets.
May 24, 2011
The largest U.S. natural-gas producer is to slow drilling amid a supply glut that has slashed prices for the fuel.
May 23, 2011
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. has promoted Mark Sorrell and Anthony Gutman to become co-heads of its UK investment banking unit.