29.12.2008 - Metals fatigue
From Thechronicleherald.ca: Few Canadian resource industries fared well in what turned out to be a dismal year for commodities, but base metal miners were hit particularly hard as credit markets tightened, global demand slumped and prices for everything from zinc and copper to iron ore and aluminum plummeted. And one analyst predicted some of Canadas big mining companies will go bankrupt before conditions start to improve..... Full Article: Source