LONDON, Jan 17 Aluminium fell on Thursday after
a vote by U.S. lawmakers cleared the way for sanctions to be
lifted on major producer Rusal, potentially increasing supply.
LONDON The London Metal Exchange (LME) will launch seven new cash-settled futures contracts on March 11, including hot-rolled coil (HRC) steel and alumina, it said on Thursday.
LONDON Commodities broker Marex Spectron was warned by one of its executives about the risk of fraud before it finalised a metals financing deal with French bank Natixis that triggered a $32 million (£24.8 million) lawsuit by the lender, court documents seen by Reuters show.
LONDON, Jan 8 Aluminium prices slipped on
Tuesday as bearish speculators kept up selling pressure, while
other base metals were lacklustre ahead of the conclusion of
U.S.-China trade talks.
* China industry earnings fall for first time in nearly 3
LONDON Since De Beers abandoned its decades-old policy of refusing to sell lab-grown diamonds as jewelery, the price gap between man-made stones and natural gems has widened - and the difference is set to get even bigger.
LONDON, Dec 19 Copper rebounded cautiously on
Wednesday from three-month lows hit in the previous session on
hopes the U.S. central bank would slow the pace of interest rate
rises, supporting metals demand.
LONDON, Dec 17 Copper and most other base metals
slipped on Monday on worries that weaker global growth will curb
demand, but many investors were on the sidelines ahead of key
economic meetings in China and the United States.
LONDON Brazil's Vale, the world's largest iron ore miner, said on Thursday a recent dip in global steel prices is temporary due to overproduction in China ahead of winter output cuts.
LONDON, Dec 5 Copper fell to its lowest level in
a week on Wednesday after comments by U.S. President Donald
Trump stoked more worries about trade tensions with top metals