Surging demand outside of the gold sector for Imdex’s drilling services in the December half-year has provided more evidence of a broadening recovery in mineral commodities.
Malcolm Turnbull isn't about to become a commodity forecaster.
BlueScope Steel Boss Paul O'Malley has warned Australian manufacturing could face an "energy catastrophe", even as the rejuvenated steelmaker posted a surge in half-year profit on the back of booming operations in North America.
Outgoing Wesfarmers Chief Executive Richard Goyder is the surprise next Chairman of Woodside Petroleum, replacing his Wesfarmers predecessor, Michael Chaney.
With the right infrastructure and rail access to Kemerton Industrial Park, Opposition Energy spokesman Bill Johnston believes further investment is possible to boost the economy and grow jobs in the South West.