Vietnam is planning to stop exporting raw minerals as part of its economic and environmental plans.
Great Boulder Resources discovers a mining deposit at Western Australia. The place is said to accommodate a large sum of copper, nickel, and cobalt.
The nickel exploration will take place in South Voisey's Bay mine in central Labrador, Canada.
Newcrest's investment in Lundin Gold is significant in starting the operations at the Fruta del Norte mine.
A weaker dollar and the upcoming Chinese New Year continue to influence the prices of base metals.
Portable batteries will push the demand for zinc while car manufacturing industries will boost the aluminum industry.
China, the world's biggest consumer of base metals, has been the barometer of base metal prices.
China's copper production surged while zinc and platinum output decreased.
Lithium, copper, cobalt, and nickel enjoyed a surge in demand as interest in electric cars increased.
The value of base metals after Brexit remain strong. Zinc, lead, copper, and nickel sometimes dip but they do rise again or plateau on a higher...