05.01.2009 - Global metal prices expected to firm
From Herald.co.zw: African mining companies which have been battling to keep afloat due to the challenges in the economy and falling metal prices might have some relief this year as international metal prices are expected to rise in the short-term. South African-based online mining edition, Miningmix said gold which closed the year at an average US$850 per ounce on the international market is expected to surge to about US$1000 per ounce in the first quarter of 2009......Full Article: Source