Africa Metals Views

Government To Revive Steel Sector

The Nigerian federal government has announced plans to open up the steel sector with the intention of achieving the planned steel production of 3mn metric tons annually by 2015.

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Troubled Outlook For Platinum

The outlook for global platinum supply looks increasingly troubled as strikes continue in South Africa's platinum sector. Adding to this, the South African government recently announced a limitation...

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Weekly Mining & Projects Roundup

The FTSE 350 Mining Index continues to fall after its recent rally and is heading closer to support at 18,000. We forecast more sideways trading over the next few months as fundamentals for mining...

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Weekly Mining & Projects Roundup

Our forecast for a near-term bounce in mining equities has played out extremely well, with the FTSE 350 Mining Index breaking resistance at the 20,000 level. Whilst the rally is likely to extend over...

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Vale - Q1 2013

Vale is one of the world's largest producers of iron ore and nickel and is involved in the production of copper, coal, manganese, ferroalloys, fertilisers, cobalt and platinum group metals. Its...

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Rio Tinto - Q1 2013

Rio Tinto is a leading international mining group headquartered in the UK, combining Rio Tinto Plc, an LSE and NYSE-listed company, and Rio Tinto Limited, which is listed on the Australian...

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