Catalysts offset risks for base metal producers

Catalysts offset risks for base metal producers

Macquarie retains positive outlook for Aussie copper and nickel miners, despite trade war risk

Base metals

29 MAY 2019
Discovery rates for copper at decade lows

Discovery rates for copper at decade lows

Majors exploring more near existing mines, M&A yet to take off

Research

06 MAY 2019
Sandfire to corral Black Butte

Sandfire to corral Black Butte

Sandfire's Karl Simich allowed himself a moment of reflection last week, writes Barry Fitz

Barry Fitzgerald

24 APR 2019
No wall of copper mine supply coming

No wall of copper mine supply coming

Despite huge potential copper projects database, imminent start-ups unlikely

Research

24 APR 2019
S&P lifts copper, iron ore forecasts

S&P lifts copper, iron ore forecasts

Steady demand, tight supply and limited output growth led S&P to lift forecasts for copper, iron ore

Research

15 APR 2019
M&A growth set to continue

M&A growth set to continue

Bulks, copper and battery metals enjoying attention as deal value is growing

M&A

12 APR 2019
Copper staves off substitution

Copper staves off substitution

Red metal still material of choice, especially in China

Research

08 APR 2019
Copper risk matrix highlights challenges

Copper risk matrix highlights challenges

Risks increasingly copper price insensitive

Research

05 APR 2019
Psst… want a 25ktpa copper mine for nothing?

Psst… want a 25ktpa copper mine for nothing?

The Nifty copper mine is either a steal or a money pit for Metals X, writes Barry FitzGerald.

Barry Fitzgerald

03 APR 2019
Base metals rally just another dead cat bounce?

Base metals rally just another dead cat bounce?

Bank lowers price forecasts but thinks optimistic view sustainable

Base metals

26 MAR 2019
Mongolia trying to shake bad reputation and woo new investment

Mongolia trying to shake bad reputation and woo new investment

Country looks to float state-owned Tavan Tolgoi in bid to attract private investment

Ratings

25 MAR 2019
OZ's back to the future moment

OZ's back to the future moment

OZ's study into a Carrapateena block cave was almost a back to the future moment, writes Barry Fitz

Barry Fitzgerald

20 MAR 2019
Move to 'green economy' to boost cobalt, nickel, copper

Move to 'green economy' to boost cobalt, nickel, copper

Bernstein says EV/ICE price parity to arrive in 2022, sooner than previously forecast

Research

19 MAR 2019
Copper calm dependent on grade and cost control

Copper calm dependent on grade and cost control

Copper sector analysis suggest surprising turn in long-term trend

Research

13 MAR 2019
Newcrest's portfolio gets redder with Red Chris buy

Newcrest's portfolio gets redder with Red Chris buy

Company turns to copper as potential gold acquisition options seemingly disappear overnight

M&A

12 MAR 2019
Australia still top across 9 commodities

Australia still top across 9 commodities

NEW figures released today by Geoscience Australia shows that Australia holds the largest mineral re

Research

05 MAR 2019

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