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Automotive Industry Embraces Eco-Friendly Aluminum

Dec 29, 2023 at 08:14 | Metal Miner

Via Metal Miner Aluminum supply remains a major topic of discussion among metal buyers. Traditional smelting and metal manufacturing remain the most widely…

U.S. Dollar Decline Sparks Bullish Trends in Precious Metals

Dec 29, 2023 at 07:48 | Metal Miner

Via Metal Miner This month, prices for stock indices have continued to see gains week over week as we roll into the new…

World's Largest Lithium Reserve Discovered Beneath California's Salton Sea

Dec 28, 2023 at 07:57 | Alex Kimani

The U.S. Department of Energy has made its second major lithium discovery this year, both of which promise to make the country self-sufficient in the critical battery metal for…

Why January Could Be a Good Month for Gold

Dec 28, 2023 at 06:45 | ZeroHedge

Via SchiffGold.com, If history is any indication, January will be a good month for gold.

Cheap Imports Threaten India’s Steel Sector

Dec 28, 2023 at 06:41 | Metal Miner

Via Metal Miner   Imports seem to be the biggest bugbear for the Indian steel industry. Cheap steel from China, Vietnam, and several…

China's New Rare Earth Policy Shakes Global Tech Industry

Dec 27, 2023 at 07:00 | Kurt Cobb

China just expanded its already tight restrictions on export of technology related to refining rare earth minerals. The most recent restrictions involve technology for making…

Turbulent Times For China's Aluminum Industry

Dec 26, 2023 at 03:44 | Metal Miner

By Sohrab Darabshaw via AGMetalminer.com Conflicting reports continue to emerge from China regarding aluminum supply, demand, and production. Some information notes that the downturn in the country’s…

U.S. States Make Bold Move to Reclassify Gold and Silver

Dec 22, 2023 at 09:49 | ZeroHedge

Authored by Michael Maharrey via SchiffGold.com, Bills filed in the Oklahoma and Missouri legislatures for the 2024 legislative session would eliminate state capital gains taxes on the…

Copper Prices Waver as Global Supply Faces New Challenges

Dec 22, 2023 at 09:09 | Metal Miner

Via Metal Miner Still short of a breakout, current copper prices lifted off their October lows during November and have yet to see…

Falling Nickel Prices Weigh Heavy on Stainless Steel Industry

Dec 22, 2023 at 08:47 | Metal Miner

Via Metal Miner Nickel prices remained within a strong downtrend throughout November, hitting their lowest level since April 2021. While prices appeared to stabilize during…

Nippon Steel Takes Over U.S. Steel in Monumental $14.9 Billion Deal

Dec 20, 2023 at 08:26 | Metal Miner

Via Metal Miner US steel news sources and markets were abuzz on December 18 over Nippon Steel’s purchase of U.S Steel. The $14.9 billion…

Surging Steel Prices Defy Manufacturing Slowdown

Dec 19, 2023 at 07:56 | Metal Miner

Via Metal Miner   While the Raw Steels Monthly Metals Index (MMI) rose 6.43% from November to December,…

Russian Uranium Company Warns of Potential Export Ban

Dec 18, 2023 at 08:56 | ZeroHedge

Oil isn't the only commodity at the center of tensions between the U.S. and Russia... Now Russian state-owned uranium company Tenex is telling American customers that…

Precious Metals: Can Gold Reach a New All-Time High?

Dec 15, 2023 at 09:22 | Metal Miner

The Global Precious Metals MMI (Monthly Metals Index) narrowly missed trading flat, only inching up a slight 0.17%. During the period from November…

The World Could Soon Face A Copper Supply Deficit

Dec 14, 2023 at 08:47 | ZeroHedge

The world is sliding into a copper deficit over the next couple of years as one of the world's largest copper mines was forced to shutter operations…

Australia’s Iron Ore Exports Face Uncertain Future

Dec 13, 2023 at 08:32 | Metal Miner

An expected slowdown in China’s uptake and a world that is increasingly moving toward “green” iron ore and steel will be two crucial drivers affecting the future of iron production.…

Silver Still Underperforms Gold

Dec 08, 2023 at 12:05 | Sunshine Profits

Recession Risks Loom Over Silver While gold has dominated the headlines recently, silver and mining stocks have been material underperformers. And with the latter better barometers of investors’ enthusiasm, their relative weakness…

Gold Drops After Spiking To Record High of $2,130

Dec 04, 2023 at 08:56 | ZeroHedge

On Friday, shortly after Powell failed to hammer the hawkish case in his "fireside" chat with stocks eager to take out 2023 highs, we said that Powell has a big…

What Caused the Dramatic Drop in Lithium Prices?

Nov 24, 2023 at 08:14 | ZeroHedge

The price of battery-grade lithium carbonate has crashed in the last 12 months. This downward pressure is attributed to oversupplied markets in Asia, primarily because the global adoption…

Tesla Leading Global Race to Develop Sustainable EV Batteries

Nov 22, 2023 at 08:22 | Haley Zaremba

The electric vehicle industry has a new priority: finding a way to make batteries without the need for lithium, cobalt, and other rare earth minerals. Not only are these minerals…

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