Most of them have been after existing operations and companies, rather than trying to build mines from scratch.
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It produced 86.82 million tonnes of iron ore in the April-to-June period, down 2.8% from a year earlier.
Shares plunged after miner revealed that output fell almost across the board in the April – June period.
World's top miner expects to produce 1.7 million tonnes in 2017 as output at giant Escondida mine jumps 9%.
Overall, Canadian deal-making in the first half of the year fell in line with the global cooling down trend that has followed the record valuations of 2015.
Recovering commodity prices and investors' veto on deals have frustrated Davis and his team in their search for mining and metals bargains.
Australia is teetering on the edge of a massive hole – one left by huge mines that may soon close.
India's status as a major coal importer is starting to wane, and that is having a negative effect on a major supplier: Indonesia.
Queensland has released a final report into the re-emergence of coal worker pneumoconiosis, which confirms that a health screening system thought to protect underground coal workers has failed.
Coal India, which produces more than 80% of the country’s coal, plans to increase annual output to about 1 billion tonnes in the next four years.
The road to a coal-less future was strewn with two more casualties Tuesday, after a large Montana coal plant agreed to shut down two of its units.
Report issued as EPA writes court-ordered rules to protect public from financial liabilities like Colorado’s Gold King disaster
It expects to fetch between $755 million to $1.1 billion for the nine trains, which carry coal from mines in NSW to port operations on Australia's eastern seaboard.
A crackdown by the Chinese government on surplus thermal coal has had a knock-on effect on the price.
Study shows there are more bullion miners among higher market capital ranking of mining companies in second quarter of 2016 than a year a go.
The company said financial losses at the mine threaten the viability of the rest of the Cooke operations, which include four mines and three processing plants.
The German banking giant is the last lender to pull back from the embattled coal sector.
Alpha, which filed for bankruptcy in August last year, is scheduled to ask a federal judge Thursday to approve its exit plan despite objections to it.
China’s state-backed Silk Road Fund is said to be considering a joint $2 billion bid with China National Gold Group for the Vasilkovskoye mine.
Energy had an impressive comeback in Q2, with natural gas and oil being the best performing commodities of the quarter.
The Blair Athol mine, closed in 2012, would be the second Australian coal asset in a year to be sold for just A$1.
Product launch and acquisition are the key growth strategies adopted by the leading market players, such as Caterpillar and Komatsu, to strengthen their foothold in the market.
The Swedish government has endorsed a plan by a state-owned enterprise to sell its four German coal mines and assets to Czech investors.
These three charts show how coal went from hero to zero.
Report claims that Walter Energy, Patriot Coal, Alpha Natural Resources, Arch Coal and Peabody Energy also allocated more than half a billion dollars for top executives salaries in decade before going bankrupt.