Commodities - Australia

Soybeans rebound from 2019 low; ample supplies curb gains

SYDNEY: US soybean futures edged higher on Thursday, rebounding from 2019 low touched in the previous session, though ample South American supplies and worries over...

Soybeans rebound from 4-mth low, but South American output and swine fever caps gains

SYDNEY: US soybean futures edged up on Thursday to ease from a 2019-low touched the day before, but gains were checked by expectations of ample...

Australia’s Wollongong Coal shuts down last operating mine

Wollongong Coal Ltd said on Wednesday it was suspending its last operational mine after putting its Wongawilli colliery under "care and maintenance," likely increasing the...

Australia coal posts biggest weekly drop in a decade amid weak demand

SINGAPORE: Australian thermal coal prices this week registered their biggest weekly fall since the financial market turmoil of a decade ago as demand plunged with...

Takeover target GrainCorp to split business, engaging with suitors

SYDNEY: Australian takeover target GrainCorp Ltd said on Thursday it plans to separate in two, spinning off and listing its global malting unit and restructuring...

Wheat edges lower; export demand and planting delay concern caps losses

SYDNEY: U.S. wheat futures fell on Wednesday, though signs of improved demand for North American supplies and potential planting delays provided a floor to losses. Corn...

Corn extends gains to hover near highest in more than 3 weeks

SYDNEY/PARIS: US corn futures edged up on Monday, extending gains into a fourth session as strong Chinese demand and concerns about North American production pushed...

Zinc falls as Trump cools trade deal hopes, China output growth slows

MELBOURNE/BEIJING: London zinc and most other base metals traded lower on Thursday, after comments from U.S. President Donald Trump chilled optimism over an imminent China trade...

Australia’s Newcrest to buy Canadian copper and gold mine for $807mn

Australian gold miner Newcrest Mining Ltd said on Monday it had agreed to acquire a copper and gold mine in Canada for $806.5 million, just...

Soybeans edge higher as traders hope for U.S.-China trade deal

SYDNEY: U.S. soybean futures edged higher on Tuesday as optimism grew about a trade deal between Washington and Beijing ahead of a visit to the...