Metals and Mining (TRBC)

Gold eyes $2,000 mark in speedy record-breaking run

Gold eyes $2,000 mark in speedy record-breaking run

Published 27/07/2020

LONDON/BENGALURU (Reuters) - Gold’s record rally is moving tantalisingly close to the psychologically key $2,000 level, powered by investors seeking cover from COVID-19’s global economic [more…]

BMW to offer fully electric 5-series in emissions push

BMW to offer fully electric 5-series in emissions push

Published 27/07/2020

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - BMW (BMWG.DE) will offer a fully electric 5-series as part of sweeping product overhaul unveiled on Monday as the German carmaker seeks [more…]

Thyssenkrupp CEO: No taboos in steel consolidation plans

Thyssenkrupp CEO: No taboos in steel consolidation plans

Published 19/05/2020

FRANKFURT/DUESSELDORF (Reuters) - Thyssenkrupp’s CEO on Tuesday said there were no taboos in plans to consolidate its steel unit, marking a break with tradition under [more…]

Electric car sales to fall, but not as much as other vehicles: research

Electric car sales to fall, but not as much as other vehicles: research

Published 19/05/2020

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Worldwide electric car registrations are set to fall 18% this year, but those of combustion engine cars are set to drop even [more…]

Swiss gold refineries reopen as virus lockdown eases

Swiss gold refineries reopen as virus lockdown eases

Published 04/05/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Two of the world’s biggest gold refiners, Valcambi and Argor-Heraeus, said on Monday they were restoring close to full operations after Swiss [more…]

UK car sector slashes 2020 sales forecast by 23% due to coronavirus

UK car sector slashes 2020 sales forecast by 23% due to coronavirus

Published 06/04/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - A group representing Britain’s car industry cut its sales forecast for this year by 23% to 1.73 million vehicles because of the [more…]

White House not considering three-month tariff deferral: Navarro

White House not considering three-month tariff deferral: Navarro

Published 25/03/2020

(Reuters) - The White House’s top trade advisor denied on Tuesday that the Trump administration was considering a three-month deferral of tariff payments on imported [more…]

Anglo American says to reschedule work at mines to contain virus

Anglo American says to reschedule work at mines to contain virus

Published 20/03/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Anglo American said on Friday it would reschedule work at mines in countries such as Chile to contain the spread of coronavirus [more…]

Small miners hungry for fresh capital despite rampant EV enthusiasm

Small miners hungry for fresh capital despite rampant EV enthusiasm

Published 01/03/2020

TORONTO - Small miners hoping to take advantage of demand for battery metals are struggling to convert electric vehicle aficionados into investors, compounding the sector’s [more…]

Exclusive: Top lithium miner seeks to monitor water scarcity in parched Chile salt flat

Exclusive: Top lithium miner seeks to monitor water scarcity in parched Chile salt flat

Published 10/02/2020

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - With residents and courts ringing the alarm about depleted water supplies in Chile’s Atacama salt flat, the world’s top lithium miner Albemarle [more…]