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Base Metals Stocks List | Base Metals Mining Companies Listed in All Countries (2021)

2021-09-27 / Staff reporter

Compare(Show all)CompanyTickerLast Price (native)Change (native)Change (%)Day LowDay High52 Week Low52 Week HighVolumeMC (M CAD$)  BHP Billiton Ltd.BHP.AX37.750.9102.41%37.5139.0033.7354.5511,347,529180,788.3  Rio Tinto Ltd.RIO.AX95.712.5602.68%94.6199.2490.04137.331,445,254147,121.2  Vale S.A.VALE15.880.5403.40%16.3216.9210.2923.1852,830,805107,348.7  Anglo...Read More

Base Metals Historical Price Data

Sep 27, 2021 / FocusEconomics

2015  2016  2017  2018  2019  Aluminium1663.69  1604.6  1968.4  2107.64  1794.37  Alumina377.2  310.14  348.34292307692  472.02134615385  333.93521072797  Copper5508.57  4871.3  6171.78  6527.31  6008.57 &...Read More

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from September 24

September 27, 2021 / Staff reporter

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Friday September 24 that are worth another look.Demand for steel, especially for flat products, in China could be hit by power supply constraints caused by the drive to reduce energy consumption and sustained coal shortages.Nyrstar,...Read More

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from September 24

September 27, 2021 / Staff reporter

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Friday September 24 that are worth another look.Demand for steel, especially for flat products, in China could be hit by power supply constraints caused by the drive to reduce energy consumption and sustained coal shortages.Nyrstar,...Read More

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from September 24

September 27, 2021 / Staff reporter

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Friday September 24 that are worth another look.Demand for steel, especially for flat products, in China could be hit by power supply constraints caused by the drive to reduce energy consumption and sustained coal shortages.Nyrstar,...Read More

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from September 24

September 27, 2021 / Staff reporter

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Friday September 24 that are worth another look.Demand for steel, especially for flat products, in China could be hit by power supply constraints caused by the drive to reduce energy consumption and sustained coal shortages.Nyrstar,...Read More

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from September 24

September 27, 2021 / Staff reporter

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Friday September 24 that are worth another look.Demand for steel, especially for flat products, in China could be hit by power supply constraints caused by the drive to reduce energy consumption and sustained coal shortages.Nyrstar,...Read More

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from September 24

September 27, 2021 / Staff reporter

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Friday September 24 that are worth another look.Demand for steel, especially for flat products, in China could be hit by power supply constraints caused by the drive to reduce energy consumption and sustained coal shortages.Nyrstar,...Read More

GM to double output at two Brazilian plants, continue monitoring chip shortage

September 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

General Motors will double production in two of its Brazilian plants by introducing a second work shift, despite an ongoing global semiconductor chip shortage, the United States-based company's local branch said on Wednesday September 22.The automaker's unit in So Caetano do Sul, a city in Brazil's southeastern So Paulo state, will begin a second work shift on September 27. A second unit in Gravat...Read More

Turkey's emtas starts production at its new stabilizer line

September 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Turkish alloy steelmaker emtas has started production at its new stabilizer line for supplying steel to commercial vehicle producer Man, emtas said on Tuesday September 21.Located in Bursa, emtas has a crude-steel production...Read More

FOCUS: Impact of China's 'Two-High' policy to extend into 2022 for iron ore market

September 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

The impact of China's new "Two High" energy and emissions policy is likely to continue in the iron ore market into the first quarter of 2022, sources told Fastmarkets this week.Sentiment for the coming six months has turned increasingly bearish since the guidelines, coupled with winter production restrictions, were announced in September. New guidance on 'Two-High' projectsThe "Two-High" poli...Read More

COMMENT: Plunging iron ore prices, Evergrande and the global steel supply chain

September 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

The collapse of the iron ore market and market turbulence over Chinese property developer Evergrande Group are adding to the economic woes caused by the Delta variant of Covid-19 for much of this year.It is hard to find bright sparks in the months ahead for the ferrous supply chain, which has been buffeted repeatedly in a short span of few months, starting with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's comment...Read More

HOTTER ON METALS: Triland move from ring a blow to LME

September 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

If any member was going to leave the London Metal Exchange ring trading floor, the exchange was probably hoping it wouldn't be Triland Metals Ltd.The company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Japanese conglomerate Mitsubishi, is one of the exchange's longest serving Category 1 members, having joined in 1972 after being founded in the prior year. Having a unit of Japan's largest trading company as a ri...Read More

HOTTER ON METALS: Might the LME ring be about to lose a member?

September 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Eight of the nine Category 1 members of the London Metal Exchange have indicated their support for continuing to trade official lunchtime prices in the open-outcry ring.Does this mean that one company does not support ring trading? And could one of the exchange's members be preparing to leave the trading floor?The exchange revealed on Monday August 9 that it had majority support for the ring, in a...Read More

Zinc production in Yunnan to fully resume by mid-June

September 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Zinc producers in China's southwestern province of Yunnan should be able to fully resume their operations by mid-June, sources said.Yunnan will remove its power restrictions by the end of June that have stunted local zinc output, the provincial energy bureau said.A few zinc smelters in Yunnan have already resumed production, however, sources that spoke to Fastmarkets said.Production capa...Read More

EU steelmakers will exhaust emissions budget 15 years early without new tech, report says

September 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

European steel companies must scale up their decarbonization technologies within the coming decade or risk exhausting their allocated emissions allowances early, according to a report released on Tuesday September 14.The report, "Steeling for Net Zero," by climate researcher Industry Tracker, found that selected European steel companies have less than 26% of their carbon budget remaining and must...Read More

RESEARCH: US HRC prices to remain well above long-term averages in 2022

September 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

The latest forecasts from Fastmarkets' team of analysts are ready to view.This month's key North American steel forecast highlights:US prices for hot-rolled coil moved in line with our forecasts in August, averaging $1,910 per ton, within 1% accuracy of our forecast of $1,925 per ton. The market has achieved much-needed stability in recent weeks, with prices fluctuating in the range of $1,900-1,94...Read More

RESEARCH: HDG, tinplate contract prices set for big hike

September 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

The latest forecasts from Fastmarkets' team of analysts is ready to view.As we approach the end of the first half of 2021, steel markets in Europe and the United States continue to heat up. This six-month period is largely unprecedented, with both steel prices and steelmakers' margins hitting a number of new record highs throughout.The rally is likely nearing its end, however, with global steel ou...Read More

RESEARCH: Bullish factors could underpin US HRC prices into Q3 2021

September 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

The latest forecasts from Fastmarkets' team of analysts are ready to view.This month's key North American steel forecast highlights:  US sheet prices hit record highs again in May, with upward momentum persisting into June. Actual US hot-rolled coil prices averaged $1,553 per ton in May, largely in line with our forecast of $1,540 per ton. Prices remain supported by strong underlying supply a...Read More

RESEARCH: Ferro-alloy prices forecast to maintain momentum through Q3 2021

September 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

The latest forecasts from Fastmarkets' team of analysts are ready to view.This month's key ferro-alloy forecast highlights:Bulk and noble alloys both moved largely in line with our price forecasts globally over the past month, though several markets surprised to the upside, exceeding our forecast gains. Stronger-than-forecast pricing momentum was primarily triggered by supply shortages in numerous...Read More