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Israeli Soldiers Kill 6 Palestinians in Gaza, Injure Many School ...
Sun, 11 Nov 2018 18:54:00 GMT
Israeli sources reported that one of the six men killed in the airstrike was Nour Barakeh, a deputy commander of an elite unit of Ezz al-Din al-Qassam ... eight Palestinians with rubber-coated steel b...
http://aljazeerah.info/News/2018/November/12%2520n/Israeli%2520Soldiers%2520Kill%25206%2520Palestinians%2520in%2520Gaza%2c%2520Injure%2520Many%2520School%2520Children%2520in%2520Bethlehem%2520and%2520Hebron%2c%2520November%252012%2c%25202018.htm&c=14647627215661314526&mkt=en-gb


How BHPs rogue ore train went off the rails
Sun, 11 Nov 2018 14:36:00 GMT
A massive, fully laden iron ore train was out of control and hurtling across the ... which is still working to recover from the 2015 disaster at its Samarco joint venture in Brazil. The outcome of the ...
https://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/mining-energy/bhp-runaway-iron-ore-train-in-pilbara-raises-safety-concern/news-story/6275fc1d3a8d9a323e58f1020385f7ee&c=14934602329367199084&mkt=en-gb


Bolsonaro's love affair with mining extends to Amazon
Thu, 25 Oct 2018 13:03:00 GMT
Other industry leaders have complained about overzealous legal officials complicating business since Samarco Mineracao tailings dam disaster ... the world's largest producer of iron ore and the only m...
https://www.afr.com/news/world/bolsonaros-love-affair-with-mining-extends-to-amazon-20181025-h173vx&c=7985276304457208404&mkt=en-gb


Brazil's Vale reports third-quarter miss on forex, base metals
Wed, 24 Oct 2018 17:51:00 GMT
RIO DE JANEIRO Reuters - Brazils Vale SA (VALE3.SA ... Chinas campaign to clean its skies by clamping down on polluting steel mills has fueled a need for high-grade iron ore to boost productivity ...
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-vale-sa-results/brazils-vale-reports-third-quarter-miss-on-forex-base-metals-idUSKCN1MZ01E&c=5535640120064090320&mkt=en-gb


Ukraine: Crimean Titanium resumes operation
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 09:57:14 GMT
The works to produce titanium dioxide in the town of Armyansk in the Russia-annexed Crimea has been granted the rights to resume operation after a halt in early September because of the air pollution. The manufacturing wastes have been dumped since early 1970s. The size of the technical reservoir is 42 square kilometers and the…
https://metalukraine.com/2018/10/23/ukraine-crimean-titanium-resumes-operation.html


Relocate fortifications in Tangshan Industrial Parks
Wed, 10 Oct 2018 01:25:00 GMT
Eversafe Marine completed a structure relocation project in September 2018, moving two units underground fortifications 50 m far away in TangShan Industrial park ... Those bombproof shelters were buil...
https://www.maritimeprofessional.com/blogs/post/relocate-fortifications-in-tangshan-industrial-parks-15341&c=4743761067435963264&mkt=en-gb


Samarco restart unlikely in 2019 despite deal with prosecutors ...
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:49:00 GMT
Before the 2015 dam disaster, Samarco was the world's second largest producer of iron ore pellets, which are in demand in China as the country's steel mills have sought higher grades of iron ore ...
https://seekingalpha.com/news/3395149-samarco-restart-unlikely-2019-despite-deal-prosecutors-bhp-says&c=8160142278835590440&mkt=en-gb


SMA Presents Annual Awards for Safety, Environmental Stewardship ...
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Washington, D.C. The Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA) has announced its annual awards for 2018, recognizing the safety, environmental stewardship and community involvement efforts of the Electric Arc Furnace (EAF) steel industry.
http://steelnet.org/sma-presents-annual-awards-for-safety-environmental-stewardship-and-community-involvement/


Chinese steel mills chase iron ore contracts with Brazil's Vale
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 02:48:00 GMT
China, the world's biggest consumer of the steelmaking ingredient, needs higher-quality, less polluting grades of iron ore as it battles to clear its notoriously smoggy skies.REUTERS September ...
https://auto.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/auto-components/chinese-steel-mills-chase-iron-ore-contracts-with-brazils-vale/65899489&c=16116861089765115472&mkt=en-gb


METALS-London copper holds near two-week peak, trade talks in ...
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 05:19:00 GMT
WINTER CURBS: Steel mills in Tangshan, Chinas top steelmaking city, are rushing to install equipment to meet new ultra-low emissions targets by an Oct. 31 deadline, as the measures to battle pollut...
https://www.reuters.com/article/global-metals/metals-london-copper-holds-near-two-week-peak-trade-talks-in-focus-idUSL3N1W02P4%3ffeedType%3dRSS%26feedName%3dmarketsNews%26rpc%3d56&c=13484741065394395045&mkt=en-gb


Chinas coke futures snap 4-day losing streak as Tangshan extends ...
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 14:22:00 GMT
Earlier in the session, prices had jumped as much as 3 percent. Tangshan will implement cuts across steel, coke and power sectors this month, the latest step to cut smog ahead of the winter. The city ...
https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/chinas-coke-futures-snap-4-day-losing-streak-as-tangshan-extends-cuts/&c=1113053588464679414&mkt=en-gb


Voestalpine opens two new automotive plants in the booming Mexican ...
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT
etal Forming Division of the voestalpine Group supplies the automotive industry with ultra high-strength lightweight and safety components from its more than 30 locations around the world. With yesterdays opening of two new plants in the growing Mexican market, the division is consistently driving its global expansion in this customer segment. At the plant in Aguascalientes where construction started in 2016 after securing a major contract, production of highly complex body-in-white and...
https://www.voestalpine.com/group/en/media/press-releases/2018-08-30-voestalpine-opens-two-new-automotive-plants-in-the-booming-mexican-market/


Company statement
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT
It is with the deepest regret that NLMK Group reports the tragic death of Dr. Bruno de Cooman, NLMK Group Vice President for Research and Development, on 29 August 2018 in Moscow.
http://nlmk.com/en/media-center/news-groups/nlmk-statement/


Shanghai steel edges down, tight supply concerns remain
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:39:00 GMT
The government of Tangshan said on Tuesday it will enforce emergency pollution reduction measures from Aug. 21 to 27 and had asked steel mills to halve their production capacity of sintering ...
https://af.reuters.com/article/commoditiesNews/idAFL3N1VC2XD&c=12617258093773657488&mkt=en-gb


BHP Billiton posts record final dividend as profit surges
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:18:00 GMT
... Samarco iron ore operation in Brazil, a joint venture between BHP and the Brazilian miner Vale, killed 19 people and flooded three communities leaving people homeless. BHP has said it will defend ...
https://www.hl.co.uk/shares/stock-market-news/company--news/bhp-billiton-posts-record-final-dividend-as-profit-surges&c=17619016450976482063&mkt=en-gb


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