Zinc Market News Directory

Is Zinc Headed for a Bear Market?

While most market watchers are bullish on the outlook for zinc, that's not the case for all. Case in point: Bloomberg published an article on Friday that makes the case that zinc is "on the verge of a bear market" because Chinese output is pushing production levels "to a record, outweighing a global deficit."

Mitsui Mining Expects Zinc Price to Hit $2,300 a Tonne

Mining Weekly reported that Mitsui Mining and Smelting Co. Ltd. (TSE:5706), which holds the biggest zinc smelter in Japan, expects the zinc price to hit $2,300 a tonne in the second half of 2015. The prediction comes on the back an anticipated rise in the zinc price.