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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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U.S. steel tariffs likely to trigger swift EU 'safeguard': sources
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:54:00 GMT
When former U.S. President George Bush imposed steel tariffs of up to 30 percent in 2002, the EU swiftly responded with safeguards. Alongside China, Japan, South Korea, Norway, Switzerland, Brazil and New Zealand, the EU also took the case to the WTO and ...
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U.S. steel tariffs likely to trigger swift EU 'safeguard': sources
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:54:00 GMT
When former U.S. President George Bush imposed steel tariffs of up to 30 percent in 2002, the EU swiftly responded with safeguards. Alongside China, Japan, South Korea, Norway, Switzerland, Brazil and New Zealand, the EU also took the case to the WTO and ...
http%3a%2f%2fwww.reuters.com%2farticle%2fus-usa-trade-steel-eu-idUSKBN1A41XR&c=10539697458221969188&mkt=en-gb


U.S. steel tariffs likely to trigger swift EU 'safeguard': sources
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:54:00 GMT
When former U.S. President George Bush imposed steel tariffs of up to 30 percent in 2002, the EU swiftly responded with safeguards. Alongside China, Japan, South Korea, Norway, Switzerland, Brazil and New Zealand, the EU also took the case to the WTO and ...
http%3a%2f%2fwww.reuters.com%2farticle%2fus-usa-trade-steel-eu-idUSKBN1A41XR&c=10539697458221969188&mkt=en-gb


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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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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Chinas Steel Sector in Good Health Despite Government Attempts ...
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 04:21:00 GMT
The smaller Hunan-based Valin Steel forecast a record profit of at least 1.2 billion yuan from January to June, after reporting first-half losses every year since 2015. Chinas steel mills were returning to health as a result of an uptick in demand ...
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Iron ore markets have quietened down after a hectic few weeks
Wed, 05 Jul 2017 14:51:00 GMT
The steel industry in Hebei, Henan, Shanxi and Shandong is expected to cut output by 50%, says Hope. If this policy is enforced and smog is a high priority issue then steel output may fall by 35-45 million tonnes over the three months.
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Second-tier cities roll out incentive to woo graduates
Tue, 04 Jul 2017 01:29:00 GMT
Graduates from normal universities in Hunan province interact with their potential employers ... labor-intensive and polluting industries such as real-estate construction, steel, coal and mechanics. Soaring housing prices are also driving people out ...
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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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BHP injects $250 million into Samarco for clean-up
Fri, 30 Jun 2017 09:23:00 GMT
At 30 million tonnes per year before the disaster Samarco's pelletizing operations supplied roughly one-fifth of the seaborne trade in the steelmaking raw material that attracts a premium price over iron ore fines and lump ore. The uncertain timing of a ...
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BHP says a restart at the Samarco iron ore mine unlikely this ...
Fri, 30 Jun 2017 07:03:00 GMT
Mining giant BHP has confirmed that operations at the Samarco iron ore mine in Brazil are unlikely to restart this year, in a statement to the ASX late on Friday. Any restart would be subject to regulatory approvals and would only occur if it was safe ...
http%3a%2f%2fwww.smh.com.au%2fbusiness%2fbhp-says-a-restart-at-the-samarco-iron-ore-mine-unlikely-this-year-20170630-gx2cqh.html&c=2329007982888308968&mkt=en-gb


Redcliff cement plant recruits 100 workers
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 17:37:00 GMT
The new cement firm has brought a refreshing feel to the deathly silence and faltering industrial face of Redcliff since the collapse of Zisco Steel in 2008. On average Zimbabwe consumes about 1,14 million tonnes of cement per year and producers have to ...
http%3a%2f%2fwww.chronicle.co.zw%2fredcliff-cement-plant-recruits-100-workers%2f&c=8214722683635635558&mkt=en-gb


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