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Iron ore may have bottomed as trading volumes surge

Iron ore futures are climbing off the canvas after a rough trot, surging higher on Thursday on the back of large gains in Chinese steel markets. But the reason behind the sudden buying burst makes you question whether the move will last, especially with inventories incredibly bloated relative to seasonal norms.

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June 7, 2024 12:03 AM
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Iron ore keeps finding buyers despite ballooning Chinese port inventories

Despite bourgeoning Chinese port inventories, widespread loss making at steel mills and no guarantee that measures to stablise China’s property market will drive increased construction activity, there’s seemingly no shortage of willing buyers of iron ore out there right now.

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May 30, 2024 03:31 AM

ASX 200, SGX iron ore: Bullish breakouts on the menu, hawkish RBA a risk

Tuesday looms as a potential make-or-break session for Australia’s ASX 200 with futures sitting at a key technical level on the charts ahead of the RBA interest rate decision. One saving grace may be the continued rebound in iron ore futures in Singapore.

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The seeds for iron ore’s latest lurch lower were sown last week

Iron ore futures are in an increasingly ugly bear market, spiraling lower since the beginning of the year after defying bears for what seemed to be an eternity in 2023. With the price catching up to what fundamentals had been warning for months, traders are wondering how far the move can extend?

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March 13, 2024 04:47 AM

Iron ore rally faces its next big test

Iron ore has been rallying hard but will stimulus speculation end in sorrow?

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August 23, 2023 07:01 AM

What are iron ore futures and how do you trade them?

Iron ore futures have experienced a rough 2022, falling amid declining demand from China. Find out everything you need to know about iron ore before you take a position.

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November 8, 2022 12:00 PM
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Iron ore feels the weight of demand concerns

Today we look at the ore cash market chart after it broke a key level of support on Monday.

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Earnings Previews: Where next for the Glencore and BHP share prices?

Mining stocks are riding high as commodity prices climb higher. We explain what to expect from upcoming earnings out from Glencore and BHP.

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