The rally in palladium prices could be due to China's lease rates or vehicle emission control policies, says Ayers Alliance Securities' Jonathan Barratt.
"Fast Money" trader Brian Kelly and Dennis Davitt, Harvest Volatility Management, discuss their views on the major mining rally.
Shares of Cliffs Natural Resources are down 7 percent today. CNBC's Dominic Chu reports the details.
Gold buyers may be the Donald Trump voters of the commodities market, says an analyst who thinks this year's bullion rally may push prices above $1,500.
Annalisa Jeffries of Platts notes that strong Chinese demand has led to a turnaround for the commodity.
Rio Tinto may have presented a subdued global outlook, but it still boasts solid growth projects, according to Rob Brierley of Patersons Securities.
The SPDR Gold Trust has already rallied more than 27 percent this year.
Jean-Sebastien Jacques, CEO of Rio Tinto, puts the company's latest earnings results into context and says the miner's net debt has fallen.
Rio Tinto may do more copper exploration as China moves toward a consumer-led economy, says Ayers Alliance Securities' CIO, Jonathan Barratt.
Better-than-expected iron ore prices this year will help Rio Tinto, says MineLife's senior resource analyst, Gavin Wendt.
Security is a critical issue but the future of the company is in Africa, says John Welborn, Resolute Mining's MD and CEO.
Galaxy Resources is seeing increased lithium sales to automakers around the world and that is boosting prices, says MD Anthony Tse.
CNBC is at the annual Diggers & Dealers conference in Kalgoorlie, talking to the big resources players and visiting even bigger mines.
St Barbara's Managing Director and Chief Executive, Bob Vassie, talks about the market and the industry.
Executive Chairman at Evolution Mining discusses three projects that the miner bought last year.
Prices have been on the decline but that could change this year amid fresh demand catalysts, notes Dan Lougher of Western Areas.
The rare earths industry is gradually recovering after a bubble back in 2011, notes Amanda Lacaze of Lynas.
The miner's Mungari Gold Operations is set to bolster annual gold output, as CNBC's Matt Taylor reports.
Northern Star Resources' managing director, Bill Beament, says the sale announced Monday was strategic as the company seeks to simplify its business model.
China is becoming the powerhouse in lithium-ion battery production, boosting lithium demand, says Pilbara Minerals's MD and CEO, Ken Brinsden.