Commodity Prices:   

Gold steadies

Gold steadied yesterday as the dollar eased after a poor US jobs number last week rattled markets, raising doubts over a US Federal Reserve rate rise this year. Spot gold ticked up 0,2 percent to $1 137,45 an ounce by 10.11am GMT. Prices rose to a one-week high above $1,140 in the previous session, supported by a weaker dollar.


SA miner buys Aquarius Platinum

A SOUTH Africa-based gold miner Sibanye Gold has bought Aquarius Platinum for $294 million, the two companies announced yesterday.


Chrome producers await Govt permits

Chrome producers yesterday said they are still to be granted permits by Government to export unprocessed chrome following the lifting of the ban on ore exports in June. Raw chrome exports had been suspended since April 2011 to encourage local beneficiation of the mineral.


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