Tag: FocusEconomics

May 21, 2019

Trade Tensions Put Weight on Copper Price

As China and the US continue to work through their tensions, the copper price has become somewhat of a casualty...
April 12, 2019

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Steady as US Dollar Dips

The precious metals were relatively steady on Friday, thanks to dovish central banks and tumultuous stock markets weakening the greenback.
April 11, 2019

Copper Price Update: Q1 2019 in Review

Here’s an overview of the main factors that impacted the copper market in Q1 2019, and what's ahead for the...
April 9, 2019

Silver Price Update: Q1 2019 in Review

What happened to silver in Q1 2019? Our silver price update outlines key market developments and explores what could happen...
March 22, 2019

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Steady as Stock Markets Rise

Precious metals were supported by a down dollar after the US Federal Reserve decision to pause interest rate hikes for...
March 20, 2019

Palladium Reaches All-time High as Supply Woes Continue

The price of palladium spiked to an all-time high of over US$1,600 per ounce on Tuesday as supply continues to...
March 14, 2019

Nobody Loves Coal: Economics, Not Politics Killing Commodity

Read what the experts are saying about the future of coal in energy production as majors pull away from the...