Metal prices rebound on output cut hopes

Aluminium and nickel producers are already lowering production

Cargill boss stamps his mark

Management change brings new generation to top table

Israel woos foreign energy groups for gas exploration

Political wrangling, red tape and public anger over existing projects may deter overseas investors

Sell focus shifts to Anglo American

Market attention change due to debt reduction issues and iron ore plunge

UK steel can thrive with level field

Carbon tax, energy prices and VAT make UK producers uncompetitive

‘Keep on going’, urges Freeport chief

Copper miner CEO says tough decisions needed as low prices reign

China at the forefront at LME Week

Delegates ponder the world’s largest consumer’s ‘new normal’

LME Week: More output cuts to come?

Base metal producers see longer period of lower prices

Lessons from US shale reshape oil market

New production and financing structures to have lasting impact

Claude Dauphin

Trafigura reveals more on Dauphin career

Commodity trader believed in staying nimble, liquid and hungry

Diesel glut set to weigh on crude prices

Rise in output of middle distillates is outpacing demand

Commodity traders cautious on Mifid II

Derivatives and capital requirements will come under greater scrutiny

King of Sugar shares pearls of wisdom

Malaysian entrepreneur Robert Kuok on his trading philosophy

Exports not the answer to US oil crisis

Bruised sector looks at ways to conjure up a little more revenue

Collapse in premiums hits aluminium trade

Prices demanded for storage and delivery fall sharply

Iran’s hurdles in supplying gas to Europe

Tehran may be too optimistic in hoping continent could be major export market in years to come

Falling markets and the ‘resource curse’

Capital expenditure cuts eat into developing nations’ growth

US imports of Russian oil at 3 year high

Short-term trading opportunities due to global crude glut trump geopolitics

Coffee ‘squeeze’ takes market by surprise

Trade comes as US and EU regulators mull tighter oversight

China metals in for a ‘hard landing’

Goldman’s new index shows demand growth for mined commodities has been slowing for four years