METALS bourses trying to muscle into a copper market dominated by the LME are getting a helping hand from options.

COMMODITIES just posted the longest losing streak in more than three years, and analysts and investors are giving conflicting signals over whether the worst is over.

[LONDON] Copper producer Cradle Arc is increasing output to 12,000 tonnes per year at a Botswana mine it has restarted and is seeking more mining assets in the African nation to take advantage of...

[LONDON] Cobalt is hitting historically high prices fuelled by the automobile industry, which needs the rare metal to make light and durable electric batteries.