Some 800 workers, including at the port San Juan de Marcona, have taken part in the indefinite strike after negotiations over a new contract broke down.
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The logic is sound: If steel mills are given pollution restrictions, they will use the best possible quality iron ore to maximise the amount of steel produced relative to the energy consumed.
Force majeure declared due to the Rhine river's low water levels.
Its an accounting thing.
China’s switch from industrial-led to consumption-led growth seems to be showing up everywhere except the production numbers of iron-ore miners.
Though we have not seen a material impact on our business, we remain cautious in the near term
The move comes two weeks after India's top court said ArcelorMittal's bid for Essar Steel would become valid only if the acquirer cleared outstanding debt of Uttam Galva Steels and KSS Petron.
Samarco, a joint mining venture between Brazil's Vale and BHP Billiton, could resume production at a third of its capacity at the beginning of 2020.
Operations will resume before year end, but a planned ramp-up to 26.5 million tonnes per year is likely to be pushed back to 2021 from 2020.
The United States is seeking to impose quotas on Mexican steel exports as part of a negotiation to remove metals tariffs.
Steel demand expected to rise by 3.9% in 2018, but trade tensions are clouding global economic outlook.
Iron shipments fell about 5 percent, hurt by planned maintenance and safety pauses across all operations following a fatality.
Sanjiv Manchanda replaces Cliff Lawrenson as named CEO in overhaul.
Iron ore production at the S11D and Carajás projects grew nearly 20 percent to record 53.9 million tonnes, accounting for most of the increase.
SGX today announced plans to meet the needs of the industry as the physical market evolves along different grade specifications.
The program will begin after the iron ore miner releases its quarterly report on Oct. 25 and will remain in place for a period of up to 12 months.
Steel mills in India are increasingly tapping the global market for iron ore as they find it difficult to transport the key raw material from local mines
Iron ore shipments to China from Australia's Port Hedland terminal rose 5.3 percent in September.
PIRC has recommended that BHP Billiton shareholders oppose the mining company's remuneration report at its AGM on Oct. 17
Steel mills have restocking demand after holiday break - analysts.
The United States has granted more than half of the exemptions to its steel import tariffs that Austrian steelmaker Voestalpine and its customers applied for.
The European Commission has extended duties on imported steel and iron pipes and tubes from Russia and Ukraine for another five years.
The definitive agreement comes almost three years after the incident, which killed 19 people and became the country’s worst ever environmental disaster.
Mexico's top steel industry association on Tuesday urged the country's government to resolve an ongoing tariff dispute with the Trump administration before a new trilateral trade deal is signed.
Yet, capital expenditure for the sector recovered from the lowest levels in ten years to reflect a 19% increase.