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Brazil, Argentina, Japan and the EU have expressed concerns about the measure.
London-listed Zanaga Iron Ore Company shares plunge after switching to small-scale early production mine at flagship central Africa project.
But the customs data look worse than it is.
As well as facing legal action, BSGR, which denies any wrong-doing, is suing financier George Soros for $10 billion in damages over lost contracts.
Fifteen autonomous trucks will be introduced to West Angelas iron ore mine, in the Pilbara region.
BHP chief executive officer Andrew Mackenzie believes US President Donald Trump’s plans for steel and aluminum tariffs will harm the global economy.
Samarco Mineracao – a Vale-BHP joint venture – ceased operations in November 2015 following a deadly tailings dam burst.
Uncertainty around the charter has deterred investment into a sector that accounts for 8% of gross domestic product in the world's top platinum producer
2017-2018 shipment volume and cost guidance was set last August in 9 million-10 million wet tonnes.
Vale said in a securities filing that net income totaled $771 million, compared with an average consensus estimate of $2.537 billion.
Very few of the 150 companies who expressed interest in investing in the Mining Arc actually presented concrete offers.
China's war on smog benefitting exporters of high-quality ore as domestic steelmaking output cuts are extended.
Some platinum stocks are looking attractive again as oversupply that depressed prices for years subsides.
CHART: Baltic Dry Index has plummeted 32% since December, opening up huge gap to closely correlated industrial metal prices.
Company became the latest top miner to report soaring profits, hefty dividends and lighter debt burden.
That's considering the combined rankings of all its provinces and territories, but Finland is the most attractive jurisdiction this year.
The mining industry is awash with cash, and so far it’s got two main uses — pay down debt and reward investors.
Fortescue Metals was hit by weak prices for its lower quality iron ore, and said it remains focused on cutting costs, including lining up cheaper debt.
The New-York based fund argues an overhaul could add more than $22 billion in value for shareholders and wants BHP to conduct an independent study.
New report says "deals in lithium, copper and cobalt are expected to feature high on the agenda of management teams across the industry."
Base metals should continue to do well in 2018 along with the US steel industry, though American coal will continue to lose ground to natural gas.
Data shows that two years after the worst of the raw materials slump is over, investors are still not ready to pour in fresh funds despite a price rally.
Output of the steelmaking material reached 366.5 million tonnes last year, boosted by record high productionat Vale's northern system, which composed of its Carajás, Serra Leste and the massive S11D mine.
Top listed copper producer Freeport jumped 7.4% and with Vale – up 6% – was among the NYSE's top 10 most actively traded stocks.