Latin America Mining Key Analysis

Valemax Strategy Further Imperilled

We expect further complications for Vale's strategy of increasing its Chinese iron ore market share after China's Transport Ministry reaffirmed a long-standing ban on Valemax ships berthing at...

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Gold Miners Looking Less Golden

We believe that recent released earnings of major gold miners in the Americas reflect current financial struggles and indicate continued weakness in 2014. Our forecast for falling gold prices over...

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Weekly Mining & Projects Roundup

We expect the Bloomberg World Mining Index to remain locked in a secular downtrend over the coming months. Despite the recent growth bounce in China, we continue to believe that the hangover effects...

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Weekly Mining & Projects Roundup

The relatively strong performance of the Bloomberg World Mining Index over past weeks is set to reverse as it meets with stiff resistance around the 250 mark. Approaching Q413, we forecast increased...

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