Rising U.S - China trade tensions threaten to curb consumer purchasing power, crimp productivity growth and limit global economic expansion.
Iron Ore Mining News
In just five years, Anglo assembled marketing operations that now sell more metals than the company produces.
Mercuria will spearhead a $650 million investment package in the miner in exchange for the stake under a memorandum of understanding.
The railway line stretches up to 861 km (534 miles) from iron ore mines at Sishen in the Northern Cape to the Saldanha port in the Western Cape.
Using seven Caterpillar 793F CMD autonomous trucks, the miner was able to transport 26% more ore at Brucutu mine in just a month.
Iron ore shipments to China from the world's biggest iron ore port totalled 35.5 million tonnes in August, up from July's 32.4 million tonnes.
MINING.com interviewed the Minerals Council of Australia CEO.
Aluminum prices jumped in April after the U.S. announced sanctions on Rusal, the top supplier outside of China.
Drilling at new projects up 57% as spending on gold exploration reaches 21-year high.
State-run JSW and Australia's Prairie, which is developing mines in Poland, have been in cooperation talks for much of this year but JSW wants control.
Assore reported a 1.9 percent fall in annual profit on Thursday as a strong rand currency offset favourable commodity prices and higher sales.
Chinese coking coal futures rose their most in a month on Thursday, buoyed by firm physical prices.
ArcelorMittal signed a preliminary agreement last year to buy Ilva, which has the largest steel-producing capacity in Europe.
Contracts held by investors in China's iron ore futures have fallen to the lowest in more than three years.
Some in the industry see this move as a prelude to a potentially broader deal with bigger miner Anglo American.
Developers want to ease up geologists' work.
Shanghai rebar steel futures dropped nearly 1 per cent.
A former Singapore civil servant recounts how he’s lost almost $36,600 in the implosion of Noble Group Ltd.
Fabio Schvartsman said the company would ramp up annual production to 450 million tonnes only when prices rise.
Brazilian steelmaker Usiminas has hired Banco BTG Pactual SA to sell its 70 percent stake in its mining company.
Companies that make and move things are now a bigger part of Canada’s stock market than those that dig them up.
Russian government ministries have agreed that a proposed windfall tax on metals, mining and chemical companies was inappropriate.
There is little likelihood that Brazil's Samarco iron ore mine, a joint venture between Vale SA and BHP Billiton, will restart operations next year even though it expects to have all of the required licenses.
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