GEORGETOWN, Guyana— Guyana's environment ministry says the country saw less deforestation in 2013 thanks to a decrease in gold mining activity. Gold mining commonly requires companies to clear forests. Guyana already has lost $20 million of that funding because of increased deforestation in 2012..» Read More
Scott Nations, CIO and President of Nations Shares, explains why he thinks gold is one of the most vulnerable asset classes and will get crushed next year.
Greg Smith, Group CEO at Global Commodities, says he expects commodity markets to override the current economic and fiscal developments in the U.S.
David McAlvany, CEO of the McAlvany Financial Group, says gold may recover soon with $1,200 being the lows put in this year.
Paul Trainor, Senior Portfolio Manager at Macquarie Private Portfolio Management says investors should be careful before jumping into the stock, despite a 30% fall over the past two days.
CNBC's latest market sentiment survey showed 53 percent of respondents expect bullion prices to gain this week.
In spite of see-sawing following Friday's non-farms report, gold looks poised for its first annual fall in 14 years, with bullion prices down 26 percent since the start of 2013.
As Fortescue Metals puts the finishing touches on the last of its mines in the Pilbara, CNBC's Matt Taylor was given a look inside its Solomon mine.
CNBC's Matthew Taylor takes a look inside the world's biggest seaborne freight terminal, Port Hedland.
Ari Epstein, CEO of the Antwerp World Diamond Center, describes the global increase in demand he sees and why Belgium is the global hub for diamonds.
Federal officials say Mexican drug cartels have diversified their businesses and are entering the mining industry exporting iron ore to Chinese mills.
Hamish Bohannan, MD & CEO at Bathurst Resources, isn't worried about China's decision to limit thermal coal imports and says he expects the firm's first New Zealand coking coal exports by next year.
Sandy Chim, CEO of Century Iron Mines, discusses the effect of China's urbanization on the steel industry.
Andrew Forrest, Chairman of Fortescue Metals Group, explains how a combination of high capital expenditure and cost-cutting helped the firm to push through last year's drop in iron ore prices.
Saikhanbileg Chimed, Chief of the Cabinet Secretariat of Mongolia is positive the conflict between Rio Tinto's Oyu Tolgoi mine and the Mongolian government will soon subside.
Greg Smith, Group CEO of Global Commodities, says it's not a bad time to build a position into yellow metal at its current levels.
Two firms have announced plans to send missions to asteroids within the next three years in order to mine the ore and metals on the space rocks.
David Walker, Head of Equities Insights & Publishing at StocksInValue says the high valuation of the Australian market makes it hard to find good value stock picks.
Batsuuri Yaichil, CEO of state-owned Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi describes the outlook for foreign investment in the nation's mining sector.
Amid new exchange rules, Goldman resumes sales talks of its metals warehousing business with potential buyers largely outside the United States.
Edmund Shing, global equity portfolio manager at BCS Financial Services, says small caps are more exposed to domestic economic improvement in the U.S.