The world's no.1 and no.4 iron ore miners are in talks that could see Brazil's Vale taking a minority stake in Australia-based Fortescue Metals Group.
Gavin Wendt, Founding Director & Senior Resource Analyst at Mine Life, expects the commodity to remain under pressure going forward due to excess supply and a slowing China.
Discussing the move higher in commodities, and whether it will last, with Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management, and Ari Wald, Oppenheimer.
The Futures Now team discusses the move higher in copper, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, and Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he is watching Randgold Resources and Hampton Creek.
The rally in iron ore will likely be short-lived as Chinese demand is unlikely to pick up strongly, according to Goldman Sachs.
Gold's strong run this year may still have legs, some "Fast Money" traders contended Friday.
The "Fast Money" traders deliver their final trades of the day.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs discusses what's moved in the European markets today including banks, mining and oil.
Trading momentum and deeper earnings analysis of some of the biggest mining stocks is now pointing to fresh support for the sector, as stocks surge 5%.
Peter Secker, CEO of Bacanora Minerals, talks about demand for lithium as an alternative form of energy to oil and gas.
Platts' Annalisa Jeffries explains that rising steel prices are driving the rally in iron ore.
Samarco has reached a deal with the Brazilian government that could cost it as much as $7.7 billion, the Financial Times reports.
The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.
Samarco Mineracao settles a lawsuit with the Brazilian government for damages caused by a deadly dam spill at a mine.
Samarco, co-owned by BHP and Vale, will pay at least $5B to settle damages caused by a dam spill in November, a source told Reuters.
The miner and commodity trader has been hit by the slide in raw material prices.
Ramin Nakisa, global macro strategist at UBS, says his company keeps away from mining stocks due to the cost of capital
Miner and commodity trader Glencore reported $5.8 billion of charges mostly due to the slide in commodity prices.
Newmont Mining CEO, Gary Goldberg, talks about gold's performance this year, how negative rates and oil prices might affect the metals industry with CNBC's Brian Sullivan.