Commodities

An exploration drill rig at Kintyre, Cameco's other approved uranium mine site in Western Australia. (Courtesy of Cameco Australia)

West Australian uranium mines win approval as prices rise

As output slows elsewhere, Australia's export market has big potential

  • Beijing confounds the China commodities 'bears'

    Capacity cuts and rising construction demand have reduced overall economic risk

  • MMC Corp To Sell Oil, Gas Services Unit For $11.2 Million

  • China December coal output hits 1-year high after Beijing order

  • Peaking commodities spur hunt for China's next bubble

    Trendy investing drives jarring boom-bust cycle in Beijing's markets

  • Coal India raises prices by 20% despite weak demand

  • Nylon precursor prices jump on rising apparel sales

    Strong demand couples with slowdown in supply

  • Lotte Chemical to churn out more ethylene

    South Korean company to expand at home and abroad to meet Asian demand

  • Rising scrap metal prices put squeeze on Japan steelmakers

    Steel producers feel need to raise prices, but demand is lacking

  • Too many vessels spoil the oil tanker rate

    OPEC's coming output cuts could pull down rate even further

  • Copper prices jump after China boosts imports

    Rise also affecting non-ferrous metal products in Japan

  • Fish sauce row highlights transparency problems in Vietnam

    Private PR company may have manipulated public safety agency

  • Prices of large LCD panels on an upswing

    Consumer tastes shifting to bigger TVs

  • Indonesia eases ban on mineral exports

    Foreign, domestic producers given different treatment

  • Oil seen climbing this year amid output cut, surging demand

    But US risks threaten to undercut rally

  • Choppy outlook for marine shippers in 2017

    Prices seen picking up with demand, but overcapacity remains

  • Sugar prices expected to stabilize after a dramatic rise

    Markets in 2017 seen affected by a continued shortfall in production

  • Hebei to cut 31.86 mln tonnes of steel and iron capacity in 2017: Xinhua

  • Steel sheet prices feeling upward pressure

    Short supplies of raw materials pose potential disrupting factor to recovering industry

  • No drama at wagyu auction; prices likely to stay high

    Japan faces continued supply shortage of calves