Better Buy: Freeport-McMoRan Inc vs. Vale SAFri, 22 Sep 2017 05:49:00 GMT
That said, iron ore prices have been volatile of late ... But there's a dark cloud that continues to linger over Vale. It dates back to the 2015 Samarco mine disaster, in which a waste retention dam ruptured, flooding nearby towns with mine waste and ...
Today's Market View - Anglo Asian Mining Plc, Ironridge Resources ...Thu, 21 Sep 2017 03:27:00 GMT
We suspect steel frame buildings will become more popular as they can ... eases coal-burning operations across 28 cities in the smog-prone provinces of Hebei, Shanxi, Shandong, and Henan. The premature closure of three smelters in Henans province ...
Men of steel By Meng Fanbin (China Daily)Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Smart systems and automation have curbed pollution and increased energy efficiency in the heavy industry sectors Blazing furnaces at temperatures of more than 1,000-degree Celsius, belching out flames and sparks, are visions usually associated with steel mills and iron works. Men dressed in dark ove...
BHP CEO Mackenzie's pay soars to $US4.6mWed, 20 Sep 2017 15:18:00 GMT
That compares to $US2.2 million in the previous year, when Mr Mackenzie's was paid no short and long term incentives following the Samarco dam disaster in Brazil ... mainly due to weaker iron ore prices. Seven Group buys out Coates Hire for $517m Seven ...
China's Hebei vows coal curbs ahead of winter smog warThu, 14 Sep 2017 22:40:00 GMT
Tangshan, Chinas top steel producing city, is under pressure to slash PM2.5 averages by more than 22 percent over the six months. It has promised to shut down polluting sectors like ceramics, cement and brickmaking once Chinas winter heating systems ...
NAB files graft cases against Sharifs, DarSat, 09 Sep 2017 02:28:00 GMT
The Sharif family had established Azizia Steel Mills in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, after being forced into exile, with an initial capital of Rs7 billion. After the death of the family head Mian Mohammad Sharif, the mills was sold to an Al-Tuwairqi Group ...
NAB files 4 corruption references against Sharifs, Dar in accountability ...Fri, 08 Sep 2017 22:33:00 GMT
Azizia Still Mills The Sharif family had established Azizia Steel Mills in Jeddah ... After the death of family head Mian Mohammad Sharif, the mill was sold to an Al-Tuwairqi Group conglomerate. The family appears to have wrapped up the major business ...
Accountability clock starts ticking for Sharif family, DarFri, 08 Sep 2017 16:08:00 GMT
Azizia Steel Mills The Sharif family had established Azizia Steel ... After the death of family head Mian Mohammad Sharif, the mill was sold to an Al-Tuwairqi Group conglomerate. The family appears to have wrapped up the major business in Saudi Arabia ...
Iron ore started the week with a fallTue, 05 Sep 2017 05:23:00 GMT
The furnace fire at a mill operated by Benxi Iron and Steel Group raised concerns among analysts that the incident could trigger stricter safety inspections at mills, bringing production halts and intensifying a supply shortage, Reuters - said. Chinese ...
China steel futures hit 4-1/2 year high; supply, inspection fears ...Sun, 03 Sep 2017 20:48:00 GMT
... top steel producer Tangshan, have been ordered to cut capacity by as much as 50 percent in polluted days. Meanwhile, the most-traded January iron ore contract on the Dalian Commodity Exchange rose nearly 1 percent to 583 yuan a tonne by 0307 GMT.
Today's Market View - DGR GlobalFri, 01 Sep 2017 16:25:00 GMT
Iron ore prices are up led by gains in steel prices on the back of the news that newly built Benxi Steel blast furnace with a capacity of 10kt per day caught fire with speculation that the incident might lead to a series of work safety inspections.
Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region aims to cut air pollution by 15-25 ...Mon, 28 Aug 2017 03:09:00 GMT
Steel plants and foundries are required to halve production ... This action plan covers Beijing, Tianjin and 26 other cities in Hebei, Henan, Shandong, and Shanxi provinces that are plagued by severe smog.
Brazil's opening of Amazon to mining sets off alarmSun, 27 Aug 2017 08:37:00 GMT
It's about going back to an old vision of the Amazon as a source of natural resources. Voivodic pointed to the disaster at the Samarco iron ore mine in the Minas Gerais region in 2015 that killed 19 and sent huge quantities of toxic mud flooding into a ...
Brazils opening of Amazon to mining sets off alarmFri, 25 Aug 2017 07:37:00 GMT
Its about going back to an old vision of the Amazon as a source of natural resources. Voivodic pointed to the disaster at the Samarco iron ore mine in the Minas Gerais region in 2015 that killed 19 and sent huge quantities of toxic mud flooding into ...
China posts air pollution battleplanThu, 24 Aug 2017 20:03:00 GMT
Shandong and Henan. Chinas efforts to control pollution have often roiled the prices of steel, iron ore and coal with output routinely curtailed as a result of emergency smog regulations and inspection campaigns. China is under pressure this year to ...
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