Pakistan Petroleum Ltd. plans zinc and lead exports after a decade of zero growth in domestic production

The Pakistani gas giant, Pakistan Petroleum Ltd. is looking to begin zinc and lead exports from next year as the nation’s largest gas explorer moves away from the fuel after a decade of zero growth in domestic production. The oil and gas explorer aims to boost revenue from its mining business to $100 million annually […]

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Hindustan Zinc becomes ninth-largest silver producer in the world; India, the 12th largest

India’s zinc and lead major Hindustan Zinc (HZL), belonging to Anil Agarwal-led Vedanta group, has become the world’s ninth largest silver producer in calendar year 2018 (CY18). The firm improved its ranking from last year’s 11th spot, according to the data provided by Washington-based Silver Institute, a global body of all silver stakeholders, from mines to consumers. Also, India […]

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Five things to watch in 2019 for global metals industry: Wood Mackenzie

A report by Wood Mackenzie, the global research analyst firm has listed out five things to watch out for in the metals market in 2019. The success of China’s economic reform programme will have a strong influence on the metals market this year. On balance, fundamentals have improved, but geo-political concerns continue to dog the […]

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