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Rejection of Russian palladium destroys markets

Russia is the world's largest producer of palladium, accounting for about 40% of global supplies....

Copper falls on expectations of a sharp increase in US rates

Prospects for a significant increase in US interest rates...

Vale signs long-term nickel supply deal with Tesla

Vale said the agreement is in line with the Brazilian company's plans to boost nickel sales in the electric vehicle market....

Quarterly gold production in Kazakhstan increased by 19%

In monetary terms, for the first quarter of 2022, Kazakh refineries produced precious and non-ferrous metals worth 1.512 billion tenge (about $3.3...

Chile could lose its crown as the world's largest copper producer

Copper production in Chile fell to its lowest level in 11 years in January....

Kirov plant OCM produced an experimental batch of products

The entire trial batch of copper transformer tape with a rolled (rounded) edge was sent to the consumer....

Exchange prices of aluminum in London rise on concerns about supplies from Russia

Global aluminum production outside of China is already struggling, and further supply losses raise the possibility of a wider shortage....

Nickel, copper and other non-ferrous metals rise sharply amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine

Analysts are expecting further price increases, despite the fact that quotes rose to record highs in a matter of hours after the news of Russia's...

World copper reserves fell to three days of consumption

Available copper stocks on the London Metal Exchange fall to their lowest level since 1974...

Copper price declines as dollar strengthens

The US dollar broke a three-day decline as investors sought safe haven, putting pressure on gold and metals...

Water shortage in Chile will hit copper production in 2022

Precipitation has decreased by more than 30% over the past 20 years...

Nickel price soars to 10-year high due to supply issues

Automakers struggle to secure supplies of nickel for their batteries as stocks run out...

Severe lithium shortage compounded by protests against new mines

By 2030, demand for lithium-ion minerals will grow five times...

Russian billionaire Potanin faces $ 7bn divorce lawsuit in London

Potanin faces one of the most serious divorces in the world after Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos...

Copper price declines amid rising dollar

At the same time, copper stocks in warehouses listed on key exchanges are very low...

Italy closes zinc production due to high energy costs

Zinc prices rose sharply on the London Metal Exchange on this news...

China merges rare earth companies into a mega-firm to strengthen global dominance in manufacturing

Beijing has announced a reorganization of the rare earths sector, which means the creation of another state-owned giant...

Russia from January 1 may ban the export of precious metal scrap

The draft decree of the government of the Russian Federation plans to ban the export of metals, which are essential for the domestic market of the...

Global platinum production to grow by 22% in 2021

According to analysts, global platinum production in 2020 fell by 18% to 4.944 million ounces due to the pandemic....

Zinc prices hit a 14-year high due to the energy crisis in Europe

On Wednesday, one of the largest zinc producers in the world cut production by almost half at its plants in Budel, the Netherlands, Balena in...

Titanium casting center at UEC-UMPO introduces modern equipment

The center is equipped with high-tech equipment and uses unique technologies of intermetallic casting, heat treatment, chemical etching, water-jet...

Ukraine will create a holding of a closed production cycle of titanium rolled metal products

The US Congress has a positive attitude to the diversification of titanium product supplies and supports the creation of a corresponding production...

China to continue selling off its reserves to ease supply deficit

This year, Beijing has already sold more than 420 thousand tons of copper, aluminum and zinc from state reserves, struggling with shortages and high...

Rusal announced readiness to evacuate employees from Guinea

The situation in Guinea carries significant risks for the Russian and global aluminum industry, according to the Aluminum Association, a Russian...

Ukraine counts on the interest of US investors in the titanium industry

The Government of Ukraine has launched a plan of measures to implement Zelensky's decree No. 306 "On stimulating the search, extraction and...

China's non-ferrous metallurgy posted record profit in the first half of 2021

In the first half of the year, profits in the Chinese non-ferrous metals sector reached a new high on the back of an 11% increase in metal production....

Dneprovsky metallurgical plant of Alexander Yaroslavsky reduced air emissions by 70%

Now the enterprise has an investment program in the amount of more than $ 400 million. Its main components are the construction of a continuous...

Japan's Sumitomo Metal invests $ 424 million in battery production

The largest Japanese manufacturer of nickel metal products is optimistic about the market for cathode materials for electric vehicle batteries....

Due to the accident at Norilsk Nickel, the palladium deficit in the world market will triple

Norilsk Nickel warned that they expect an increase in palladium deficit due to the flooding of its mines and the suspension of the processing plant....

China's Non-Ferrous Metals Sector Records High First Quarter Profits

China saw stable growth in the non-ferrous metals sector in the first quarter of 2021....

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