12/7/10 ETF Securities says it has approval from European regulators to launch three physically backed metals ETF’s. Expected to begin trading Friday in London, the ETF’s specialize in copper, nickel and tin.
2/22/10 The London Metal Exchange is launching derivatives contracts on cobalt and molybdenum.
4/15/09 Zinc rose to the highest level in six months on speculation demand is increasing in China.
8/22/08 Indonesia, the world's biggest exporter of tin, has confirmed plans to limit production of the commodity in a bid to support prices and sustain the local industry