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Vale SA (ADR)(NYSE:VALE) Is Talking BHP Billiton Exit From Samarco ...
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 04:59:00 GMT
The contract depends on BHPs readiness to exit. Samarco is the single iron-ore operation managed by BHP outside Australia. In unrelated news, The Mosaic Company reported modifications to the definitive deal with Vale, including lower consideration for ...
https://financialstrend.com/vale-sa-adrnysevale-is-talking-bhp-billiton-exit-from-samarco-venture-45176.html&c=2947805545284424615&mkt=en-gb


Rio, BHP output boosts payout hopes
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 18:20:00 GMT
Also providing the prospect of better returns at BHP are its stake in the Samarco iron ore mine in Brazil, which has been mothballed since November 2015, when 19 people died after a tailings dam collapse. While BHP is hosing down talk it wants to sell its ...
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/mining-energy/rio-bhp-output-boosts-payout-hopes/news-story/1f82178f7956f1f05cd16c4730b84f67&c=12257742651129410308&mkt=en-gb


BHP puts $US1b price tag on Samarco stake
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 08:45:00 GMT
BHP is asking Vale SA to pay about $US1 billion ($1.3 billion) for its 50 per cent stake in the Samarco iron ore joint venture, people familiar with the matter said. The valuation includes the provision that BHP would continue to assume its share of the ...
http://www.afr.com/business/mining/bhp-puts-us1b-price-tag-on-samarco-stake-20180114-h0i0ey&c=7788547731945956483&mkt=en-gb


Future of BHP and Vale's Samarco joint venture remains uncertain
Thu, 04 Jan 2018 21:35:00 GMT
The future of BHP Billiton's stake in the Samarco iron ore joint venture in Brazil is unlikely to be resolved quickly, as the iron ore giant and its co-owner Vale inch towards a restart of the operation. Reports out of Brazil on Thursday suggested that ...
http://www.afr.com/business/mining/no-speedy-resolution-to-future-of-bhp-and-vales-samarco-jv-20180104-h0dj85&c=835815248637880568&mkt=en-gb


BHP Billiton share price: Vale could buy miners stake in Samarco
Thu, 04 Jan 2018 02:08:00 GMT
BHP Billiton (LON:BLT) is in talks with partner Vale over the future of their Samarco iron-ore joint venture, including the possibility of the Brazilian miner taking full ownership, Bloomberg has reported. The news comes after the operation won a ...
http://invezz.com/news/equities/28921-BHP-Billiton-share-price-Vale-could-buy-miners-stake-in-Samarco-&c=564471881362838758&mkt=en-gb


FTSE 100 preview: Index seen steady as oil rises
Wed, 03 Jan 2018 22:56:00 GMT
IG reports that the index is forecast to have increased from 53.8 to 54.2. On the corporate front, Bloomberg reports that Vale and BHP Billiton are in talks over the future of their Samarco iron-ore joint venture, including the possibility of the Brazilian ...
http://invezz.com/news/equities/28917-FTSE-100-preview-Index-seen-steady-as-oil-rises-&c=7150214802479799863&mkt=en-gb


BHP may sell Samarco stake to Vale: reports
Wed, 03 Jan 2018 21:23:00 GMT
Vale believed Samarco could restart sooner if it had a sole owner, a source told Reuters - , but the acquisition would depend on BHP's willingness to exit its only iron ore operation outside Australia. While Vale and BHP both committed to financing ...
http://www.mining-journal.com/m-amp-a/news/1310384/bhp-sell-samarco-stake-vale-reports&c=9364067712384089893&mkt=en-gb


Vale could buy BHP stake in Samarco
Wed, 03 Jan 2018 14:53:00 GMT
BHP Billiton and iron ore giant Vale are in talks over the future of their Samarco joint venture, and one alternative is for the Brazilian miner to buy out its partner, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters - . A price has not yet been ...
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/mining-energy/vale-could-buy-bhp-stake-in-samarco/news-story/b8ea4907daf610557c5a62153eb23139&c=8914077684389338160&mkt=en-gb


S&P Upgrades Ferrexpo Outlook Amid Strong Demand And Credit ...
Wed, 03 Jan 2018 05:04:00 GMT
S&P emphasised Samarco's pelletizing plant in Brazil remains idle and stricter environmental regulations in China are forcing iron ore producers to use more pelletized iron ore as feedstock. This has helped drive the tighter pellet market and S&P ...
http://www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/news/AN_1514982868614127700/sp-upgrades-ferrexpo-outlook-amid-strong-demand-and-credit-metrics.aspx&c=15577016876293493829&mkt=en-gb


BHP to put up USD 181 million after Brazil dam break
Sun, 24 Dec 2017 23:02:00 GMT
BHP Billiton Ltd has agreed to fund USD 181 million toward its Brazilian iron-ore venture and the nonprofit set up to help with rebuilding and compensation after a disastrous 2015 dam failure. The money will provide financial support to the Samarco ...
https://steelguru.com/mining/bhp-to-put-up-usd-181-million-after-brazil-dam-break/498304&c=7526109281395929177&mkt=en-gb


Brazilian miner Vale says entering new era of big dividends
Fri, 22 Dec 2017 09:39:00 GMT
Inclusion of Vale shares in the so-called Novo Mercado segment of the Sao Paulo stock exchange came after the world's top iron ore producer converted different ... in the first half of next year to cash-strapped Samarco, a joint venture with Anglo ...
http://www.mining.com/web/brazilian-miner-vale-says-entering-new-era-big-dividends/&c=6715018191216258560&mkt=en-gb


BHP to pay $253m more in wake of Samarco dam disaster
Fri, 22 Dec 2017 05:16:00 GMT
BHP Billiton has agreed to fund $US181 million ($A253m) toward its Brazilian iron ore venture and the non-profit set up to help with rebuilding and compensation after a disastrous 2015 dam failure. The money will provide financial support to the Samarco ...
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/mining-energy/bhp-to-pay-253m-more-in-wake-of-samarco-dam-disaster/news-story/7a451c1be0a138243c7dce844a5c11a4&c=13983582208233652733&mkt=en-gb


BHP shares hit 30-month high despite fresh Samarco slug
Thu, 21 Dec 2017 22:18:00 GMT
BHP Billiton and Vale have forked out again for their quiescent Samarco iron ore business in Brazil in the form of both loans and cash contributions. Samarco has not produced iron ore since a tragic dam collapse in November 2015 killed 19 people and ...
http://www.afr.com/business/mining/bhp-shares-hit-30month-high-despite-fresh-samarco-slug-20171221-h091qk&c=14647576314542979438&mkt=en-gb


Brazil dam collapse: BHP to give $235 million more for clean-up ...
Thu, 21 Dec 2017 21:10:00 GMT
Nineteen people were killed, villages were swept away, hundreds were left homeless and rivers were polluted after a waste dam burst in November 2015 at the Samarco iron ore mine, which is owned by BHP and fellow iron ore giant Vale. The mine collapse is ...
http://home.nzcity.co.nz/news/article.aspx%3fid%3d261424&c=6317035420806050320&mkt=en-gb


Stories for November 2015
Wed, 20 Dec 2017 03:53:00 GMT
Brazil's federal and state governments plan to sue the owners of the Samarco iron ore-miner for 20 billion Reais ($7.2 billion) in damages caused by the burst of a tailings dam, Environment Minister Izabella Teixeira told reporters on Friday. The head of ...
http://en.mercopress.com/2015/11&c=4452039705068672977&mkt=en-gb


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