Significant brown and greenfield projects through 2020 nearly outnumber the next ten countries on the list.
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Elevated below rail technology has the potential to open up significant mining assets long considered stranded.
Down 27% in a month – 14 reasons the iron ore price has a lot further to fall.
Funds will be used to deploy and operate the firm's Earth observation program, known as Ceres.
BHP wants find a way to up output for the industrial metal from its Olympic Dam by 40% even before a proposed and long-awaited mega-expansion of the operation takes place.
Inferred mineral resources for Nautilus' CCZ project went up to 685 million tonnes from 410 million tonnes.
Australia's Taurus raised $683m to invest in mining company debt last year, while two funds currently in the market are targeting investor capital of $800m.
Strong performance also came on the back of strategic initiatives, such as non-core asset sales, aggressive cost control measures and a disciplined approach in reducing debt.
China's steel association warns accumulated steel output will exceed 10 billion tonnes in 2016 as scrap prices drop below pig iron costs inside the country.
Rio Tinto has appointed Stephen McIntosh as the acting Group executive, Technology & Innovation
Association is set to pocket 1.19% royalty on net Baffinland iron ore sales
China plans to invest CNY4.7 trillion ($720 billion) on 303 transport infrastructure projects over three years but that may not be enough to give a strong boost to commodity prices in an oversupplied market.
The mine's assets are now in the process of being liquidated.
For competitors S11D is a four-letter word.
Steel Dynamics, Inc. (SDI), one of the United States’ largest steel producers won the prestigious Metals Company of the Year award at the fourth annual Platts Global Metals Awards, which recognize exemplary performance in fifteen categories across the steel, metals and mining complex.
The government will pay for two-thirds of the cost by collecting money from mining companies through a new environmental levy.
Group represents the country's largest mining companies, including AngloGold Ashanti, Sibanye Gold and Impala Platinum Holdings.
The massive Simandou project, in Guinea, is considered the world's biggest untapped iron ore deposit.
Employment prospects for Australia’s professional geoscientists deteriorated even further in the opening quarter of 2016, driven down by mining’s negativity and dashing hopes for an improvement in the geoscientist employment situation.
Supply-demand fundamentals for iron ore appear to be moving back to balance amid steel supply concerns and after Chinese stock market regulators announced more steps to discourage speculative trading in the steelmaking commodity.
Glencore's boss has consistently spanked his competitors for wasting and ultimately popping the now deflated long resources boom through a suicidal splurge on growth that took no account of demand and pricing.
New report says mining and metals companies set to default on debt at more than three times the historical rate going back to 1983.
Seven trading days in and already global mining investors are nursing double digit declines as everything from copper to met coal to silver take a beating.
In a rerun of last year's stock market collapse in China, mainland retail investors are now fleeing raw material markets frantically bid up since March.
"But, alas, I was fooled."