Metals

NZ procurement rules on public value a ‘major step forward’
Iceland's volcanic nature may be bad for supply chains but is great for tourism and geothermal energy ©Getty Images
Country spotlight: Iceland
EU steel tariffs 'a real risk' to automotive sector
The chiefs of Emirates Steel and Vale sign mutually beneficial "high value" agreement
Emirates Steel and Vale agree long-term iron deal
Tantalum is widely used in electronics because of its low corrosion rate ©DPA/PA Images
Blockchain used to trace tantalum in Rwanda
More than half of the world’s cobalt is sourced from the DRC, of which 20% comes from small or artisanal mines ©Xinhua News Agency/PA Images
LME to introduce cobalt auditing rules
Japanese island could be rare earth elements 'game changer'
The UK government has pledged to defend British steel against US tariffs ©PA Wire/PA Images
World steel market facing a torrid time
Tin has replaced lead in electronic solder ©images-of-elements.com
Solder & soldiers: the rise of tin
Iron ore mining © 123RF
Detecting trends in metal prices