Copper may be heading towards $10 000 a tonne, traders say.
China has raised fresh international trade concerns after slashing export quotas on rare earths minerals, risking action from the USA at the World Trade Organisation.
Anglo American has concluded long-term port tariff arrangements for its Minas-Rio iron ore project in Brazil and obtained clarity about the port's capital funding.
The controlling shareholder of Sallies has agreed to sell its stake in the fluorspar miner to a minority backer, according to a company statement.
THE death of controversial businessman Sandile Majali was "highly unlikely" to have been a suicide, says his lawyer.
Police are waiting for tests to be conducted on medication found in the hotel room where the body of controversial businessman Sandi Majali has been found, says a spokesperson.
BUSINESS mogul Sandile Majali has been found dead at the Sandton Quatermain Hotel, reports Moneyweb.
White Water Resources says it will continue to reduce the operational costs of the group.
Chile will sell its stakes in four water utilities, valued at $1.6bn, and may use the proceeds to help finance investments in state mining giant Codelco, says a government official.
SA-based Shaft Sinkers Holdings, which builds infrastructure for underground mines, has listed in London so it can expand in India and the region surrounding Russia.