Brent crude futures climbed to a one-week high on Monday after economic data hinted that November saw a growing manufacturing sector in China, Europe and the United States.
The Australian company continues to face opposition from those who believe their rare earths processing plant in Malaysia risks human health and damage to the environment.
On November 26, a joint conflict-free program was announced to help address the issue of conflict tungsten.
As analysts expected, zinc prices didn't see much movement during November.
Patterson Lake headliners, Fission Uranium (TSXV:FCU) and joint venture partner Alpha Minerals (TSXV:AMW) received approval from their respective shareholders on the previously announced merger plans on Thursday.
The precious metal managed to claw back a few dollars on Thursday after hitting a 4.5-month low on Monday due to the Iran-US nuclear deal.
This week, silver sank to its lowest price since August when the US and other world leaders struck a deal with Iran regarding its nuclear program.
Several uranium juniors have been scooping up strategic assets in the uranium space.
Patrick Buffet, chairman and CEO of French mining and metallurgical group Eramet, recently commented that the nickel market is in an oversupply "crisis."
The company says it has produced some of the highest-known vanadium concentrate grades from a magnetite deposit.