A global deficit of copper will deepen this year as more mines in South America are due to be hit by strikes, although the market has

Australian wheat production is on course to miss official forecasts by more than 20 percent as dry weather crimps yields in the

Banks expect gold to match its 2016 average this year, but cut their silver price forecasts after the metal slid 9 percent in the

Palladium is expected to hit its highest annual average price on records going back three decades this year after tightness in the

Even if you’d heard of this year’s best-performing metals, betting on them would probably have been a struggle. Ruthenium, iridium and

Ghana’s cocoa regulator is warning farmers that the smuggling of beans from neighbouring Ivory Coast may jeopardise efforts to keep

Courtesy of Financial Derivative Company (FDC)

Posting 8.79 million barrels per day (bpd), China, the earth’s most populous country bought more crude oil than any other country in

Russia’s Rusal has resumed construction of its long-stalled Taishet aluminum smelter project in Siberia in expectation of a

Global demand for platinum is under threat from an unlikely source, says Bodo Albrecht, chairman of the International Precious Metals