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Broker slaps buy rating on BHP Billiton Limited
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 18:32:00 GMT
This week BHP reported that total iron ore production hit a record 231 million tonnnes for ... a US$250 million compensation program it has put in place for victims of the Samarco dam disaster in Brazil, with some US$47.5 billion in public civil claims ...
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BHP Billiton meets iron ore, met coal output guidance, both to ...
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:36:00 GMT
All of BHPs iron ore production currently comes via Western Australia due to the suspension of operations at its Brazilian Samarco mine following a dam failure in 2015. The company saw an average realized price for iron ore of $58/wmt in fiscal 2016 ...
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Escondida copper mine key to BHP Billiton growth ambition
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 06:56:00 GMT
That would be a dramatic contrast with the year just ended, where BHP experienced (with the exception of iron ore and energy coal ... and the continuing costs and lost production of the Samarco disaster that affected operations in 2016-17 BHP ought ...
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 19
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 00:18:00 GMT
BHP BILLITON: BHP Billiton's fiscal fourth quarter iron ore output rose 8 percent from a year ago ... BHP BILLITON: Vale SA on Tuesday said a Brazilian judge suspended a lawsuit over the miner Samarco Minerao SA's dam collapse in November 2015.
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BHP hits iron ore, petroleum guidance
Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:27:00 GMT
... 280 million tonnes of iron ore at the Western Australia Iron Ore operation, with its share expected to come in between 239 million and 243 million tonnes. Mining and processing at the Samarco joint venture operations in Brazil remain suspended and BHP ...
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Brazilian judge suspends Samarco dam disaster civil claim indefinitely
Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:16:00 GMT
Vale the worlds largest iron-ore producer, said in a press release that the judge's decision on Monday did not change the terms of a court decision that extended the deadline for Samarco parent companies Vale and BHP Billiton to negotiate a settlement ...
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BHP-Vale JV Excused From Paying $6.3 Billion Legal Guarantee ...
Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:09:00 GMT
Among the accused individuals are Vales head of iron ore, Peter Poppinga, and Samarco chief executive officer at the time of the incident, Ricardo Vescovi. The case could go before a jury. Vale, BHP, Samarco and the prosecutors office all declined to ...
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BHP ready to grow production again after two years of shrinking ...
Mon, 17 Jul 2017 19:31:00 GMT
But there was never supposed to be a decline in iron ore output; the Samarco disaster of November 2015 has robbed BHP of about 15 million tonnes per year. UBS believes BHP's iron ore exports (excluding tonnes owned by joint venture partners like Itochu ...
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Iron ore tops $US70 a tonne, but how much longer can the rally ...
Sat, 15 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT
The company has forecast iron ore production to rise by between 3 per cent and 5 per cent in fiscal 2018, and that could be higher if the controversial Samarco operation wins approval to restart within the next year. BHP said its average realised price ...
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The week ahead: Rio Tinto, BHP Billiton, Vodafone
Fri, 14 Jul 2017 13:12:00 GMT
Its exposure to aluminium offers upside as the iron ore price declines, says analyst Hunter Hillcoat ... of Australian packaging company Amcor's shoulders. A restart of BHP's Samarco asset in Brazil this year is unlikely, says Investec, due to permitting ...
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IRON ORE: Samarco restart delayed into 2018
Tue, 04 Jul 2017 13:46:00 GMT
BRAZIL BHP Billiton of Australia has approved a total of US$250 million in financial support for the Samarco iron ore clean up through the end of this year. The company says operations are unlikely to restart this year. Samarco suffered a catastrophic ...
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Atlantic iron ore pellet: BF premiums down for first time this ...
Tue, 04 Jul 2017 11:06:00 GMT
Atlantic Basin iron ore contract blast furnace pellet premiums have fallen ... BHP Billitons admission its Samarco JV would unlikely resume pellet output in 2017, after earlier expectations of a restart in the second half of the year, may not have ...
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Operations at Samarco are unlikely to restart in CY2017
Mon, 03 Jul 2017 00:09:00 GMT
Global mining major BHP (AU:BHP) has approved US$250 million over the next six months towards remediation and compensation for the Samarco dam disaster, saying the iron ore joint venture in Brazil is unlikely to restart this year. BHP said $174 million ...
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BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) 20/20 Hindsight
Sun, 02 Jul 2017 18:06:00 GMT
The worlds largest miner by revenue will put $174m towards the Renova Foundation to aid clean-up work for the rest of this year and pay compensation to the victims of the Samarco disaster ... would help it maintain iron-ore production in Western ...
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Mine in Brazil dam tragedy unlikely to reopen this year: BHP
Fri, 30 Jun 2017 09:56:00 GMT
The dam collapse at BHP and Vale's Samarco iron ore business killed 19 people, swamped farmland and smashed towns. The monies will be made available to Samarco and operations will re-start, BHP said this, is subject to obtaining separate regulatory ...
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