October 2, 2015

Gold Assets in Brazil

Despite only being responsible for total production of 2.1 percent of global mining of the yellow metal in 2009, the...
October 17, 2012

Xstrata Cuts Jobs in Australian Coal Mines

Mining Weekly reports that Xstrats (LON:XTA) has confirmed that it will cut jobs at its Oaky Creek project, in Queensland,...
October 4, 2011

Xstrata Unit Completes C$50 Million Acquisition Of Canadian Zinc Prospects

Fox Business reported that Xstrata PLC (LON:XTA) has closed its acquisition of the Hackett River and Wishbone exploration properties, Canada,...
September 20, 2011

Copper Hovers around Nine-Month Lows

Copper prices continued to hover around nine-month lows following the release of more negative economic data and IMF cutback.
September 1, 2011

2011 Coal Trends and Q4 Outlook

Various natural disasters, coupled with continued demand growth from emerging markets, have supported strong prices of both thermal and metallurgical...
September 1, 2011

Copper Halts on China’s Falling Export Orders and Global Economy Concerns

Copper halted a two-day rally on Thursday as a fall in China’s export orders and concerns over the health of...
August 25, 2011

Glencore H1 Results: Volatility and Acquisitions to Follow

Continued market volatility and opportunities for acquisitions were the take-away messages as heavyweight commodity producer and trader Glencore International Plc...