Lobbying from the Australian Government
As fresh reports provided further evidence of a slowing Chinese economic and consequently increasing stock piles up at its ports.
The Warrants were acquired by LMM as consideration for its agreement to defer $915,200 payable due and payable to LMM on June 30, 2015 pursuant to the terms of the Loan Agreement.
The world's largest iron-ore miner, sank to a two-month low after the steelmaking ingredient tumbled on concern supplies are too high.
The value of the commodity has fallen by about 35% over the latest 12-month period, hitting Australia’s economy harder than expected.
Sunday's fiasco was the third major failure for America's commercial space industry in less than a year.
Duplicative permitting processes can delay mining projects a decade or longer.
Bear market is more than 1,000 days old and nearly 1,200 companies have dropped off the Toronto venture market.
But the Indian company said it remains committed to the US$12bn Carmichael project in Queensland, Australia.
The cuts at the Adelaide support office for the Olympic Dam operations come about six months after BHP scrapped about 90 permanent positions and 210 contractor jobs.
Analysts from Goldman Sachs, Citi and ANZ predict prices will drop again below $50 a tonne.
The government approved the renewal of agreement for supplying up to 16.5 million tonnes (MT) of high grade iron ore to steel plants in Japan and South Korea over three years till March 2018.
The vision for a cleaner, greener and more productive steel industry, moved a step closer with the recent signing of an agreement with a company in China to scale-up CSIRO’s dry slag granulation (DSG) technology.
In-situ recovery is a new and largely untapped frontier that could improve environmental performance and change the economics of mining.
The old cycle is playing out again.
"I can feel the dust on my teeth."
Bacteria, those microscopic organisms, are among the unlikely heroes for researchers and mining companies working to establish economic methods to access difficult to extract or low value ores.
Iron ore price declines to resume as Shanghai rebar drops to record low Wednesday with bears calling rally just a blip before prices retreat to $40s again.
Showing over 1,250 attempted transactions, this list includes both successful and failed attempts in order to visualize the ebb and flow of Chinese investments up until mid-2014.
PwC's John Gravelle on the mining industry's austerity drive, price realities and declining exploration spending.
The Gold Report, quizzed Chris and Dr. Michael Berry, authors of the Disruptive Discoveries Journal, on how investing has changed over the years in the gold, silver, niche metals and energy space, and what they are investing in today to make sure they survive to see the next cycle.
Rick Rule, Chairman of Sprott US Holdings, recounts how a small mining event led to a career-changing investment.
A new report shows China's move away from industrialization and construction to consumption and services is happening much quicker than previously thought.
A third of money raised is destined for Canadian projects while Australia's share of global total drops to only 5%.
Over the last decade economic events or environmental issues came out as top risks to the world according to the annual WEF survey. Not this year.
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