PRECIOUS METALS HIGHLIGHTS : Top Stories Of The Day
06/13/2012| 10:34am US/Eastern
STORIES OF INTEREST:
BHP Extends Exploration Hold Around Olympic Dam Mine
MELBOURNE--BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP) has struck a deal to buy a handful of prospecting rights near its Olympic Dam mining operation in South Australia state, tightening its hold on the area ahead of a decision on whether to proceed with a multi-billion dollar expansion of the copper, uranium and gold mine.
Peru's April Copper, Silver, Zinc Output Rises; Gold Falls
Production of Peru's copper, silver and zinc increased in April, while output of gold declined, the government said Tuesday.
Spot Gold Higher, Focus Back On Euro Zone
Spot gold is up a tad in Europe Wednesday, but trading in a tight range as investors exercise caution ahead of several key macro events.
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