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International Business Times

China Succumbs to Global Pressure, Moves to Increase Export Quota on Rare Earths

8/22/2012, 10:59 pm from International Business Times in Investing, Commodities

Succumbing to global pressure, China, the world's hub of rare earths, has moved to increase its self-imposed export quota on the precious elements essential to making hybrid vehicles and… Read More

MT Newswires

TSX Close: TSX Finishes in Positive Territory After FOMC Minutes Suggest Stimulus

8/22/2012, 4:03 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

The Toronto stock market ended the Wednesday trading session little changed, bouncing back from earlier losses after minutes from the Federal Open Market Committee suggested the Fed… Read More

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Treasury Metals Announces Drilling Results at Goliath Gold

8/22/2012, 3:52 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Treasury Metals Inc. (TML.TO) today reported the results of 20 drill holes of diamond drilling from its 2012 exploration program at its 100% owned Goliath Gold Project near Dryden, Ontario. The… Read More

MT Newswires

Amarok Energy Announces Amalgamation of Drako Capital and Trilateral Energy

8/22/2012, 3:33 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Amarok Energy Inc. (DKC.V) announced today that the proposed amalgamation of Drako Capital Corp. and Trilateral Energy Ltd. has been completed, with the ongoing company continuing to carry… Read More

Kitco

Parti Quebecois' Suggestion To Raise Quebec Mining Royalties Rate Could Be Damaging

8/22/2012, 3:15 pm from Kitco in Investing, Commodities

(Kitco News ) - The Quebec provincial election is less than two weeks away and Parti Quebecois leader Pauline Marois made some waves in the mining community, stating she would look to apply… Read More

International Business Times

Barge Traffic Intermittent On Drought-Lowered Mississippi

8/22/2012, 3:10 pm from International Business Times in Investing, Commodities

Mississippi River traffic halted again Wednesday due to a grounded barge near Greenville, Miss., as the nation's main waterway falls toward a record low level because of the worst U.S. drought… Read More

International Business Times

Lawrence Roulston Spots Gold Juniors with Bright Futures

8/22/2012, 3:00 pm from International Business Times in Investing, Commodities

Source: Peter Byrne of The Gold Report   (8/22/12) http://www.theaureport.com/pub/na/14178 In the topsy-turvy gold equities market, it can be difficult to spot junior mining… Read More

MT Newswires

Canada's Industry Minister Waiting for Official Proposal from Chinese Company on Nexen Takeover: Report

8/22/2012, 2:26 pm from MT Newswires in Investing, Commodities

Canada's industry minister says there is no deadline for his decision to approve or reject a Chinese state-owned company's multibillion-dollar bid for Calgary-based Nexen Inc (NXY.TO), Canadian… Read More

International Business Times

China’s Oil Demand Rebounds

8/22/2012, 2:24 pm from International Business Times in Investing, Commodities

China's apparent oil demand* rose 2.4% year on year in July to 38.92 million metric tons (mt), or an average 9.2 million barrels per day (b/d), a just-released Platts analysis of recent… Read More

International Business Times

Crude Inventory Declined More than Expected

8/22/2012, 2:23 pm from International Business Times in Investing, Commodities

According to the DOE/EIA weekly report, total crude oil and petroleum products stocks slipped -3.01 mmb to 1096.73 mmb in the week ended August 17. Crude stockpile decreased -5.41 mmb to… Read More