Sam Walsh, CEO of Rio Tinto, sensed an impending downturn and took the necessary actions to protect the company, says Jonathan Barratt, CIO at Ayers Alliance Securities.
Rio Tinto posted a 17 percent rise in Q3 iron ore shipments to 91.3 million tonnes and said it remained on track to meet full-year guidance.
Gavin Wendt, founding director and senior resource analyst at MineLift, discusses Rio Tinto's strong output amid a commodities price slump.
Glencore's plan to knock $10.2 billion off its debt pile is achievable, the president of Rusal — the Russian metals producer which has pulled off its own massive debt cut — told CNBC.
Oleg Deripaska, president of Rusal, says that Glencore's plan to slice its debt pile by over $10 billion is "100 percent" feasible.
Colin Hamilton, Macquarie’s head of commodities research, and Jessica Fung, metals & mining analyst at BMO Capital Markets, talks about the current moves in the commodity space.
President of major Russian diamond mining group Alrosa has warned of the growing number of "synthetic" or altered diamonds entering the jewelry market.
Evangelos Mytilineos, CEO of Mytilineos, discusses what it’s like to be a mining company in Greece right now.
Glencore has hoisted the for-sale sign over two copper mines - Cobar in Australia and Lomas Bayas in Chile - after being approached by buyers.
What could be better than a Victoria's Secret model wearing a jewel-encrusted bra? Mouawad has the answer: Two.
David Stubbs, global markets strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management, says unless there's a major supply disruption then the imbalance between supply and demand in the commodities market is unlikely to change.
CEO Klaus Kleinfeld said the results show the importance of Alcoa's upcoming split into upstream and value-add businesses.
Hedge funds have suffered their biggest monthly monetary loss since the 2008 financial crisis due to market turbulence, the FT reports.
In a bid to ease market fears about its debt levels, Glencore revealed details of its financing plans in a published statement Tuesday.
Glencore shares surged on Monday and John Meyer, partner at SP Angel expects a further 40-50p to be added to the share price.
Glencore shares skyrocketed as much as 72% on Monday in Hong Kong on hopes it would be able to cut debt with a sale of a stake in its agricultural assets.
Phillip Streible, RJO Futures, and Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ, look at where gold is headed from here, and whether investors should buy now.
The oil and gas sector has lost 12,000 jobs in the last month. Michael Dudas, Sterne Agee CRT, discusses the sector and what's in store.
CNBC's Kate Kelly details Glencore's attempt to stop the bleeding and potentially cut its debt by $10 billion.
Glencore has fought this week to reassure investors, employees and counterparties on its financing, with mixed results.