LONDON/BEIJING, Aug 15 China has severely
restricted imports of gold since May, bullion industry sources
with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters, in a move that
could be aimed at curbing outflows of dollars and bolstering its
yuan currency as economic growth slows.
LONDON/BEIJING China has severely restricted imports of gold since May, bullion industry sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters, in a move that could be aimed at curbing outflows of dollars and bolstering its yuan currency as economic growth slows.
LONDON, Aug 14 Copper prices fell on Wednesday
after industrial output growth in China, the largest metals
consumer, fell to a more than 17-year low, weakening the outlook
* Indonesia could accelerate reintroduction of ore export
LONDON Gold priced in sterling soared to a record high on Monday, spurred by fear of a disorderly British exit from the European Union and a generalized flight to safe-haven assets that intensified with rising U.S.-China trade tensions.
* Metals markets hit by Trump threats: https://tmsnrt.rs/2MxyjOT
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LONDON Palladium is expected to widen its lead over sister metal platinum to a whopping $619 an ounce on average this year and $595 an ounce in 2020, a Reuters poll showed on Thursday.
LONDON Lower interest rates and resurgent investor and central bank buying are expected to help gold prices cement recent gains and hold above $1,400 an ounce next year, but silver is seen struggling to catch up, a Reuters poll showed on Thursday.
LONDON Global gold demand rose 8% in the first half of this year to the highest since 2016, driven by central bank buying and a flood of investment into gold-backed exchange traded funds (ETFs), the World Gold Council said on Thursday.
LONDON, July 30 Lead prices fell on Tuesday
after large deliveries of metal into London Metal Exchange (LME)
warehouses eased supply concerns and poor economic data pointed
to weakening demand.