23/05/2013 04:13' PM
The Central Empowered Committee refused to issue directions to ore
producers on producing a certain type, beneficial to industries like
23/05/2013 03:24' PM
LONDON (Commodity Online): Global aluminium
market surplus in 2013 is expected to be at 1 mn ton from 1.2 mn ton
previously estimated as Chinese market has moved into a modest deficit
in Q2, driven by production cuts amounting to as much as 1Mty capacity
by mid-May, stated London based Barclays in its recent market analysis.
22/05/2013 03:36' PM
Rubber swung between losses and gains
as the yen erased its advance against the dollar today before a
policy decision from the Bank of Japan.
22/05/2013 03:13' PM
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Demand for expandable polystyrene
(EPS) in Asia is expected to pick up late this month and lead to
higher prices of the polymer after stagnating at around $1,840/tonne
(€1,435/tonne) levels since mid-March, market sources said on Wednesday.
22/05/2013 02:59' PM
Vietnam is predicted to have a developed titanium mining industry thanks to its rich resource of titanium ores.
21/05/2013 04:05' PM
Gold futures may rebound to $1,500 an
ounce in June after hitting a “double bottom” yesterday,
according to technical analysis by R.J. O’Brien & Associates.
21/05/2013 03:51' PM
Imports of refined copper by China,
the biggest user, declined in April to the lowest level since
June 2011, while exports fell for the first time in eight months.
20/05/2013 03:45' PM
Copper may rise almost 10 percent to
as much as $8,000 a metric ton if it climbs above May’s high of
$7,480, according to technical analysis by Marex Spectron Group.
20/05/2013 03:35' PM
The contract for delivery in October on the Tokyo Commodity
Exchange gained 0.6 percent to settle at 289.5 yen a kilogram
($2,823 a metric ton), the highest level at the close since May
13. Futures pared this year’s loss to 4.3 percent.
20/05/2013 03:21' PM
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Asia will be exporting huge volumes of toluene
to the US in May and June, easing the long supply in the region, which
may curb the recent fall in prices, market sources said on Friday.
LONDON (ICIS)--The European polyethylene terephthalate (PET) market is in limbo as producers decide how best to
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