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Lithium M&A Heating Up Despite Trade War

May 29 2019

Ahead of the Herd’s Rick Mills notes the race to secure lithium supply is on, with the world’s biggest battery producer, China, leading the way.


Material Matters: Oil, Copper, Gold & Steel

May 27 2019

A glance through the latest expert views and predictions about commodities. Lithium; oil; titanium dioxide; copper; gold; and steel.


Iron Ore Price Ascending

May 27 2019

Global supply of iron ore has fallen over 2019 and China’s port stocks are dwindling. So, how high can prices go?


Trade War Will Hasten Bull Market For Rare Earths

May 27 2019

Ahead of the Herd’s Rick Mills puts the case for the US-China trade war being less about trade and more about technological supremacy.


CORRECTION: Trade Impasse Threatens US Lithium, Rare Earth Imports

May 24 2019

Ahead of the Herd’s Rick Mills ponders the ramifications of the trade war resulting in China embargoing exports of critical metals to an under-supplied US. The original text included erroneous information about Lynas Corp.


Material Matters: Iron Ore, Met Coal & Copper

May 21 2019

A glance through the latest expert views and predictions about commodities. Iron ore; metallurgical coal; aluminium; and copper.


Material Matters: LNG, Bulks And Steel

May 15 2019

A glance through the latest expert views and predictions about commodities. Trade tensions; LNG; bulks; and steel.


The Looming Gold Reserve Crisis

May 15 2019

McKinsey & Company warn that a lack of recent exploration investment threatens a gold reserve crisis, while Macquarie singles out Africa-based miners as solid growth prospects.


China’s Enviromental Crackdown Buoys Lead, Zinc

May 10 2019

Ahead of the Herd’s Rick Mills notes global demand for zinc and lead means a step-up in exploration is critical.


Material Matters: Iron Ore, Oil And Nickel

May 07 2019

A glance through the latest expert views and predictions about commodities. Iron ore; oil; and nickel.



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