Komatsu to buy Joy Global in $3.7bn deal

Japanese construction machinery group to snap up US rival

Anglo and BHP disappoint on production

Miners burdened by overcapacity and uncertain China outlook

Cometh the hour, goeth the Man(ny)

London hedge fund group chief executive is heading stateside

Arm investors should put up or shut up

Japanese group picks moment of maximum uncertainty post-Brexit to sweep chip designer off its feet

Mick Davis, former CEO of Xstrata and head of X2 Resources

Mick Davis rethinks fund after deals fail

Former Xstrata boss is considering removing investor veto

Reopening of the London Metal Exchange

LME decamps to emergency venue

The only way is Essex for metals exchange

Gold miners: that 70’s show

What will kill the rally in the precious metal?

China ends long wait on potash contract

Hopes rise that Chinese deal will stabilise market

Why coal is back in black

Prices are up but how long will the run last?

Potash producers wait for China contract

Volumes suffer during lengthy lack of benchmark agreement

Call for stability after anti-graft push

The government is trying to reassure investors it wants business

Nickel at 9-month high on Philippine environmental fears

Alcoa offsets weak prices with cost cuts

Productivity gains ease effect on earnings from 10% revenue fall

Russia sells 11 per cent stake in Alrosa

Share sale in diamond miner kicks off privatisation programme

Seaborne thermal coal price rises

Chinese buyers snap up cargoes in the spot market

Samsung C&T scales back on mines after A$1bn loss

S Korean group rethinks mining ambitions after Roy Hill debacle

Investors hope Hummingbird strikes gold

Largest equity issue for an Aim-quoted gold company in four years

Codelco looks to private capital in slump

Chile’s national copper champion considers drastic measures in face of low prices

MMG remains keen on acquisitions

Chief executive of Chinese-controlled miner hints at further diversification

Volatile nickel hits nine-month peak

Fears of lower output from Philippines boosts prices


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