Three-month nickel on the London Metal Exchange has largely moved upward in the wake of Indonesia's decision. Encouragingly, Vale believes further gains are to come.
The turning point for the uranium market could possibly be around the next bend as Japan released first draft of its energy policy highlighting the importance of nuclear energy.
Augusta Resources sees HudBay's takeover bid as "lowballing" and "opportunistic," recommending that shareholders reject the deal.
Osisko Mining is currently the subject of a hostile $2.6-billion takeover bid from Goldcorp, but at the moment, the company has something else on its mind.
Back in November, North Arrow Minerals announced that it had returned high microdiamond counts from the PK 150 kimberlite at its Saskatchewan-based Pikoo project. Here's a look at the history of diamond mining in the province as well as an overview of the other companies exploring for diamonds there.
Christopher Ecclestone, principal of Hallgarten & Company, recently spoke with Rare Earth Investing News about the state of the rare earth market.
Diamonds are Botswana's top export, but its reserves of the gems will reportedly be depleted by 2029. Coal may end up being the country's saviour.
Gold prices bounced back on Thursday after hitting reverse and pulling back from highs seen earlier this week.
Thus far this week silver has managed to keep its head above $21, even in the face of news that the US Federal Reserve may raise interest rates sooner than previously expected.
A supply crisis is looming in the uranium industry, and today's uranium price, stagnant at an eight-year low, will shoot up quickly when restarts of Japanese nuclear power plants bring back demand with a vengeance, David Talbot tells The Energy Report. Talbot, a geologist and senior mining analyst at Dundee Capital Markets, is excited about the potential of Canada's Athabasca Basin, the world's most prolific uranium source. But beyond the pounds in the ground, he sees money to be made in undervalued companies.