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Commodities / Industrial Metals

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Tightening Nickel Supply Threatens Electric Vehicle Boom

Aug 06, 2019 at 12:00

Demand for battery metals continues to grow, and while carmakers were concerned about a lithium and cobalt shortage in recent years, they seem more concerned about nickel nowadays

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Battery Metals Face Looming Supply Crunch

Jul 25, 2019 at 10:00

Battery metals are facing a looming supply crunch as one industry continues to gain global momentum

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Global Zinc Production Is Soaring

Jul 02, 2019 at 12:00

Global mined zinc production will continue to ramp up as strong zinc prices prompt miners to bring idled capacity back online and invest in new project

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China Weighs Rare Earth Export Ban As Trade War Tensions Boil

May 29, 2019 at 15:00

Chinese papers released a scathing attack on the U.S. Wednesday, highlighting the threat of a potential rare earth export ban

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Trump Lifts Metals Tariffs To Cool Simmering Trade War

May 20, 2019 at 15:00

After months of games of high-stakes brinkmanship, Trump has ended tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada and Mexico

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U.S.-China Impasse Threatens Rare Earth Trade

May 15, 2019 at 10:00

The trade war is heating up without a doubt, and imports of rare earth metals like lithium and others used in modern tech are likely to be impacted

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Is Zinc Heading Towards A Supply Squeeze?

May 09, 2019 at 13:00

In addition to battery metals like copper and lithium, zinc is also facing a looming supply shortage

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Billionaire Miner: You’ll Need A Telescope To See Copper Prices In 2021

May 07, 2019 at 10:00

Fueled by the electric car boom, copper, nickel, and lithium are poised to lead the industrial metals sector in the next couple of years

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Gates And Bezos Back Artificial Intelligence Exploration Startup

Mar 06, 2019 at 10:00

A new startup backed by several tech heavyweights is using revolutionary big data analytics to find new, ethical cobalt deposits in reliable jurisdictions

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Why Did Cobalt Just Crash By 40%?

Mar 04, 2019 at 15:00

Cobalt prices saw a spectacular crash in the last couple of months, but what exactly explains the rapid decline in price for this crucial battery metal?

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