Exclusive: Production Slowing Fast at Myanmar Mine That Rattled Tin Market

Output from a mysterious Myanmar tin mine that has disrupted the global market in the metal is falling sharply and deposits could be depleted in “two to three years”, senior mine officials told Reuters. A surprise discovery of large quantities of tin has propelled the formerly isolated Southeast Asian country into the position of third […]

Tin May Extend Gains as Myanmar Ore Output Seen Flat Then Down

Tin, this year’s second-best performer among base metals, may extend gains as ore output from the No. 3 producer Myanmar is set to decline next year, according to the International Tin Research Institute. The nation’s output this year may remain little changed around the 50,000 metric tons of contained metal mined in 2015 before falling in 2017 […]