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  • What to expect from metals?     Tuesday, 22 Oct 2013 | 4:30 AM ET

    Dominic Schneider, head of commodity research at UBS Wealth Management, explains that there will be a lot of supply coming into the metals market shortly -- which ought to push prices down.

  • Chinese economy is 'imbalanced'     Friday, 18 Oct 2013 | 4:05 AM ET

    Ben Simpfendorfer, managing director at Silk Road Associates, says that the Chinese economy remains "fundamentally imbalanced" and needs to see a recovery in its light industry.

  • What to expect from iron ore     Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 4:20 AM ET

    John Wilson, advisor at RBS Morgans, discusses iron ore following Rio Tinto's quarterly results and explains why he expects further upside.

  • Why isn't gold rising as a safe-haven trade?     Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 6:52 PM ET

    Sean Hyman, Editor of Moneynews, Ultimate Wealth Report explains why gold hasn't responded to Yellen's nomination. He calls the gold sell-off a pullback and expects prices to hit $1,500-$1,600 soon.

  • Blumont: Price fall unrelated to Cokal deal     Tuesday, 8 Oct 2013 | 10:35 PM ET

    Alex Molyneux, Chairman Designate at Singapore-listed commodities firm Blumont explains that the sudden 85% fall in the company's share price earlier this week was largely technical.

  • Alcoa beats earnings estimates, reaffirms forecast Tuesday, 8 Oct 2013 | 4:07 PM ET
    A worker walks among rolls of semi-finished aluminum at an Alcoa aluminum factory.

    Despite weak aluminum prices, Alcoa reported quarterly earnings and revenue on Tuesday that exceeded estimates.

  • Funding in Greece remains 'scarce': CEO     Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 11:20 AM ET

    Evangelos Mytilineos, CEO of Greek mining group Mytilineos, tells CNBC that funding remains "scarce" in Greece.

  • What to expect from metals     Thursday, 3 Oct 2013 | 11:45 AM ET

    Jeff Largey, head of metals and mining research at Macquarie Group, comments on metal commodities and says prices for base metals, iron ore and gold could move higher towards year-end.

  • Structural issues see Europe steel facing decline Monday, 30 Sep 2013 | 8:51 AM ET

    Structural issues in the European steel making industry need to be addressed, according to Jeff Largey, mining analyst at Macquarie Group, as steel prices look set to decline.

  • 'Over supply' killing steel rally     Monday, 30 Sep 2013 | 2:30 AM ET

    Jeff Largey, head of metals and mining research at Macquarie Group, says that over supply is the main structural issue in the global steel industry.

  • Why you should be cautious on gold     Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 4:20 AM ET

    Jon Bergtheil, metals and mining analyst at Citi, explains that he remains underweight on most gold stocks because there is "still scope for more selling", particularly in 2014.

  • London Mining to extend mine life in Sierra Leone     Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 2:20 AM ET

    Graeme Hossie, CEO of London Mining, talks to CNBC about plans to extend mine life in Sierra Leone.

  • Small cap returns worth the risk: Pro     Monday, 16 Sep 2013 | 11:46 PM ET

    Richard Hemming, Author of Under the Radar says a recent pick up in risk appetite will have Australian investors flocking to the small cap market. He thinks smaller caps provide better returns than large cap stocks.

  • China must crack down on illegal mining: Lynas     Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 11:32 PM ET

    Nicholas Curtis, Chairman of Lynas Corp says China's crackdown on illegal rare earth mining is a welcome and important step in helping rebalance the industry.

  • Gold market expects tapering: strategist     Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 11:20 AM ET

    Michael Widmer, metals strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, discusses metal commodities and says gold should rally if tapering does not start soon.

  • Felipe Larrain Bascunan, Chile finance minister, highlights that while Chile is concerned about copper demand from China, the recovery in Europe and U.S. should help the country stay on a growth path.

  • Glencore to beat cost saving target, more ahead Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 2:40 AM ET

    Glencore Xstrata promised investors on Tuesday it would slash costs, shelve risky projects and squeeze more benefits from its $46 billion takeover of mining group Xstrata, lifting its target to at least $2 billion of synergies by next year.

  • Australia mining red tape to be removed?     Monday, 9 Sep 2013 | 4:30 AM ET

    Mike Elliott, global metals and mining sector leader at EY, tells CNBC how the newly-elected Australian Prime Minister may act to boost the metals and mining sector, as promised.

  • Copper rally won't last, experts warn Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 7:50 AM ET

    After falling by almost 20 percent earlier this year, copper prices have rallied over the past two months, helped by an uptick in Chinese economic activity. However, analysts warn the rebound may be short-lived.

  • Copper is moving into over supply: Pro     Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 2:40 AM ET

    David Wilson, director of metals research & strategy at the Citi Research Team, tells CNBC that copper still looks like a market moving into oversupply.