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  • A look at Port Hedland, Pilbara's iron ore hub Tuesday, 3 Dec 2013 | 7:46 PM ET
    A peek inside Port Hedland, Pilbara's iron ore hub

    CNBC's Matthew Taylor takes a look inside the world's biggest seaborne freight terminal, Port Hedland.

  • Global diamond trade is alive and kicking Tuesday, 3 Dec 2013 | 6:31 PM ET
    Global diamond trade is alive and kicking

    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.

  • Mexican drug cartels now make money exporting this Friday, 29 Nov 2013 | 12:06 PM ET
    A worker and crane at a port in Mexico.

    Federal officials say Mexican drug cartels have diversified their businesses and are entering the mining industry exporting iron ore to Chinese mills.

  • Bathurst Resources: NZ coking coal exports due 2014 Thursday, 28 Nov 2013 | 5:42 PM ET
    Bathurst Resources sees NZ coking coal exports by Q2 '14

    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.

  • How will China's urbanization affect steel industry? Thursday, 28 Nov 2013 | 6:20 AM ET
    How will China's urbanization affect steel industry?

    Sandy Chim, CEO of Century Iron Mines, discusses the effect of China's urbanization on the steel industry.

  • How Fortescue survived falling iron ore prices Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 7:14 PM ET
    How Fortescue survived falling iron ore prices

    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.

  • Mongolia hopes to end Rio Tinto dispute by 2014 Monday, 25 Nov 2013 | 7:53 PM ET
    Mongolia hopes to end Rio Tinto dispute by 2014

    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.

  • Why its time to dip back into gold Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 9:22 PM ET
    Why its time to dip back into gold

    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.

  • Precious metal hunters look to outer space Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 10:26 AM ET
    Asteroid

    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.

  • Struggling to find value in the Aussie market Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013 | 10:42 PM ET
    Struggling to find value in the Aussie market

    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.

  • Getting around Mongolia's resource regulations Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013 | 8:35 PM ET
    Getting around Mongolia's resource regulations

    Batsuuri Yaichil, CEO of state-owned Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi describes the outlook for foreign investment in the nation's mining sector.

  • Goldman revives talk of selling metals warehouses Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 2:13 PM ET
    Goldman Sachs

    Amid new exchange rules, Goldman resumes sales talks of its metals warehousing business with potential buyers largely outside the United States.

  • Time to back small caps in the US? Friday, 15 Nov 2013 | 2:30 AM ET
    Time to back small caps in the US?

    Edmund Shing, global equity portfolio manager at BCS Financial Services, says small caps are more exposed to domestic economic improvement in the U.S.

  • What to expect from metals Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 4:30 AM ET
    What to expect from metals

    Juerg Kiener, CIO at Swiss Asia Capital, talks about the renewed growth in the metals markets as China starts to take "more and more out of the global pie".

  • Why it's time to get back into gold miners Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 5:54 PM ET
    Why it's time to get back into gold miners

    Gaurav Sodhi, Resources Analyst at Intelligent Investor says there are plenty of junior gold miners with cheap valuations that are looking very attractive.

  • 'Hard to get excited' about gold: BofA-ML Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 2:40 AM ET
    'Hard to get excited' about gold: BofA-ML

    Michael Widmer, metals strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, says that it is hard to get excited about the gold market at the moment but it is not a "dead story" in the long term.

  • Europe steel industry must reform: Voestalpine CEO Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 3:10 AM ET
    Europe steel industry must reform: Voestalpine CEO

    Dr. Wolfgang Eder, CEO, head of the steel division at Voestalpine, says that it will be difficult to survive as a steelmaker in Europe if the continent does not restructure its cost base.

  • Trade of the day: Sell precious metals? Monday, 28 Oct 2013 | 5:34 AM ET
    Trade of the day: Sell precious metals?

    How do you make money in these markets? Here is what some of the experts have been saying to CNBC.

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

    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
    Chinese economy is 'imbalanced'

    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.