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World's top 20 silver mining companies

05/26/2017 7:26 p.m.

Silver futures prices moved higher again on Friday with July delivery contracts exchanging hands for $17.38 an ounce as the metal continues to claw back territory lost earlier this month. Silver is now u... Full Story

Oil prices should grind higher into the $60s later this year, RBC's Croft says

05/25/2017 11:17 p.m.

Despite oil's negative reaction to the OPEC production cut extension, prices should grind higher into the $60s by the fourth quarter, RBC's Helima Croft told CNBC on Thursday. Prices... Full Story

Oil prices rise in anticipation of extended OPEC-led production cut

05/24/2017 11:07 p.m.

Oil prices rose by one percent ahead of an OPEC meeting on Thursday that is expected to extend output cuts into 2018, adding at least nine months to an initial six-month cut in the first half of this yea... Full Story

U.S. plan to sell oil reserve shows declining import needs

05/23/2017 7:59 p.m.

President Donald Trump's proposal to sell half of the U.S. strategic oil reserve highlights a decline in the biggest oil user's reliance on imports - and a weaning off OPEC crude - as its domesti... Full Story

These 4 charts will turn you into a (raging) zinc price bull

05/21/2017 5:57 p.m.

Zinc was the best performing commodity on Friday with LME prices ending at $2,616 a tonne ($1.19 a pound), a 3.3% jump on the day, outperforming sector bellwether copper's 2% gain. After today'... Full Story

Colombia oil reserves down 16.8 percent in 2016

05/19/2017 1:10 a.m.

Colombia said on Thursday its oil reserves were down 16.8 percent to 1.66 billion barrels at the end of last year, but that exploration was recovering after the global fall in crude prices. At 2016 pr... Full Story

China's building a mega city from scratch – it's going to suck in lots of steel, copper

05/17/2017 8:22 p.m.

On April 1, Xi announced a state-level plan to transform a backwater called Xiongan, located 110km south of Beijing and near the port city of Tianjin, into a hub for technology and innovation by building... Full Story

These 5 trends will boost copper demand

05/16/2017 7:21 p.m.

Mining companies, including copper producers, will continue to shape their investment decisions and production plans based on government regulations, which are increasingly becoming very focused on susta... Full Story

Hot commodities: The best could be ahead for bouncing oil and silver

05/15/2017 11:40 p.m.

The week kicked off with a solid start for commodities, with both crude oil and silver enjoying gains early in Monday trading. And while both have suffered plunges in the past month, there is reason to b... Full Story

Sinopec expects to double foreign investment to more than $30 billion

05/15/2017 12:30 a.m.

China's giant state-owned oil and gas firm Sinopec is planning to splash big money into a continued expansion abroad to shore up access to energy resources as Beijing touts its main fo... Full Story


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