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Supply and demand factors have induced a jump in coal prices in recent months but analysts are not convinced the high levels are here to stay.

Jun 15 2018

A glance through the latest expert views and predictions about commodities. Iron ore; lithium; cobalt; and energy.

Jun 13 2018


Ahead of the Herd’s Rick Mills explains what’s happening in the lithium prospects of Chile.

Jun 08 2018

A glance through the latest expert views and predictions about commodities. Nickel; copper; oil; and thermal coal.

Jun 05 2018


Previous Stories

Material Matters: M&A, Coal, Copper & Nickel

May 31 2018

A glance through the latest expert views and predictions about commodities. M&A; thermal coal; copper; and nickel.


The Coming Copper Crunch

May 30 2018

Ahead of the Herd’s Rick Mills concludes that the global copper market is heading for a major shortfall in the next decade.


Material Matters: Oil, Alumina & Gold Miners

May 23 2018

A glance through the latest expert views and predictions about commodities. Oil; aluminium; alumina; and Australian gold miners.


The Great Tech Tax Dodge

May 18 2018

Ahead of the Herd’s Rick Mills lifts the lid on just how much tax US Big Tech companies (don’t) pay.


Material Matters: Crude, Cobalt & Lithium

May 16 2018

A glance through the latest expert views and predictions about commodities. Crude oil; iron ore; cobalt; and lithium.


Material Matters: Batteries, Energy & Zinc

May 10 2018

A glance through the latest expert views and predictions about commodities. Battery materials; energy; zinc; and iron ore.


Why The Lithium Bears Are Wrong

May 02 2018

Ahead of the Herd’s Rick Mills debunks the “pending oversupply” argument put forward by major broking houses with regard lithium.


Material Matters: Nickel, Alumina & Lithium

Apr 24 2018

A glance through the latest expert views and predictions about commodities. Nickel; alumina; thermal coal; iron ore; lithium; and Kirkland Lake.


Material Matters: Copper, Oil & LNG

Apr 18 2018

A glance through the latest expert views and predictions about commodities. Sanctions; copper; energy; and LNG.


Will Heady Aluminium Prices Continue?

Apr 16 2018

As US tariffs and trade sanctions rock global markets, prices for aluminium and alumina have soared. Will the heady prices continue?



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