Panel appointed by Vale and BHP release their findings.
Iron Ore Mining News
Along with gold and silver, iron ore may be a darling among commodities this year, but don't expect the good times to continue into 2017.
Whether Clinton or Trump wins the US election, the coal sector will continue its decline, but steel may improve with a Democrat win.
World's largest iron ore pellet operation has been shut since November.
Study shows commodities have been the best performing asset class during Fed rating hike cycles since 1983 with average returns for industrial metals 44%
Despite a rebound in commodity prices and successful costs cuts, Glencore remained in the red in the six months to end-June.
Citi analysts believe the steel-making ingredient will average $51 a tonne in the final quarter of 2016 and fall to $45 next year.
Impact on iron ore price uncertain as China's sovereign wealth fund leads investor group to secure portion of Brazilian giant's output for the next 30 years.
Mineral and mining industry highlights top priorities at Energy and Mines Ministers’ Conference.
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Signs of resurgence in platinum, a stronger gold price and growing coal exports to India should be triggers for South Africa’s mining leadership to grasp the opportunities that it missed in the last commodity boom, according to consulting engineers and scientists SRK Consulting (South Africa).
China's domestic iron ore, copper, nickel, zinc, lead and bauxite mining output is slowing dramatically.
And one that's ultra-bearish.
Not even counting the $7.7 billion in write-downs and charges, BHP’s underlying profit dropped by a painful 81% to $1.2 billion for the year to June.
Report shows higher ore prices have encouraged the likes of Iran, Russia and Mongolia to increase shipments to China at faster pace than dominant players.
Glencore's will continue to curtail production in zinc, copper and other metals – it's clear why.
Rapid, large-scale urbanization will see India's top three cities rival the combined economies of Vietnam, Philippines and Malaysia.
Experts blame increased number of mergers and acquisitions, but there’s more to it, study shows.
Recommendations regarding better site investigation procedures, and stricter adherence to tailings management procedures are obvious steps in the right direction.
U.S. Steel Canada —formerly known as Stelco — has been operating under bankruptcy protection since 2014.
Iron ore’s resilience in recent months has defied many analysts’ forecasts, as Beijing’s stimulus plans, restocking by Chinese steel mills and historically low port stockpiles have supported prices.
Vale (NYSE:VALE) is getting more creative in its debt-reduction plans, by bolstering cash flow through a metal streaming arrangement with Chinese companies.
It's newly approved Silvergrass mine will make its margins even fatter.
"The global economy seems stuck in a subdued low-productivity growth pattern," says world's number two miner after reporting lowest earnings in 12 years.