LONDON, Sept 16 Copper prices eased on Thursday
as the market's focus turned to next week's U.S. Federal Reserve
meeting for news on the expected tapering of stimulus for the
world's largest economy.
LONDON, Sept 15 Copper firmed on Wednesday as
the dollar dipped on lower-than-expected U.S. inflation figures
that softened expectations for stimulus to be tapered soon,
while aluminium was powered by further cuts to production in
LONDON Lithium prices have jumped to their highest in more than three years thanks to an upsurge in electric vehicle sales, depleting stocks of the battery material in top consumer China.
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LONDON (Reuters) -Aluminium prices hit their highest level in more than 10 years on Tuesday as smelters in top producer China faced tougher power controls, stoking supply worries for the energy-intensive metal.
LONDON Glencore will return $2.8 billion to shareholders in 2021 after soaring commodity prices helped the mining and trading company to a record performance for the first six months of the year, it said on Thursday.
LONDON Miner Anglo American on Thursday boosted shareholder payouts to a record $4.1 billion for the first six months of the year, sending its stock up more than 5% after bumper commodity prices lifted first-half profits to their highest ever.
LONDON/JOHANNESBURG Crime gangs have stolen dozens of truckloads of copper owned by miners and traders including Glencore, Trafigura and Traxys this year as they were heading to ports in southern Africa, three sources with direct knowledge of the matter said.
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) -A cyber attack has disrupted container operations at the South African port of Cape Town, an email seen by Reuters on Thursday said.
JOHANNESBURG, July 22 A cyber attack disrupted
container operations at the South African port of Cape Town, an
email seen by Reuters on Thursday said.