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BHP flags slow down in coal production in Oz due to fires
Wed, 22 Jan 2020 03:07:00 GMT
BHP said approval of the corrective Operating Licence for Samarcos operating activities at its Germano ... It said natural gas production also fell 8 percent while iron ore production increased
https://www.iol.co.za/business-report/companies/bhp-flags-slow-down-in-coal-production-in-oz-due-to-fires-41064484&c=3372790380017299832&mkt=en-gb


BHP Group Riding Chinas Steel Wave
Tue, 21 Jan 2020 17:10:00 GMT
A strong outlook for iron ore and metallurgical coal is providing momentum for BHP Group ((BHP ... Meanwhile, funds of US$581m have been released to support the Renova foundation in 2020 which will be
https://www.fnarena.com/index.php/2020/01/22/bhp-group-riding-chinas-steel-wave/&c=1353471970177474542&mkt=en-gb


Bushfires and air quality take toll on BHP coal output
Tue, 21 Jan 2020 04:47:00 GMT
BHP's Australian iron ore output for the three months ending December 30 was 68 million tonnes ... exploration expenses to rise by $US231 million and the group is accounting for a further US$793
https://www.smh.com.au/business/companies/global-miner-bhp-signs-off-on-solid-quarter-as-iron-ore-output-dips-20200121-p53t7j.html&c=6729958509103985935&mkt=en-gb


Why Mike Henry is about to hit the accelerator at BHP
Mon, 20 Jan 2020 17:02:00 GMT
And two years prior, BHP was rocked by the tragic dam collapse at its Samarco iron ore mine in Brazil. But this year, BHPs quarterly report for December which doubles as an early look at the
https://www.afr.com/chanticleer/why-mike-henry-is-about-to-hit-the-accelerator-at-bhp-20200121-p53ta8&c=131291704405003348&mkt=en-gb


SEAISI Press Release
Wed, 15 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT
Budget 2020 wishlist: Steel firms want zero duty on pet coke, coking coal
http://www.seaisi.org/news_details.php?nid=9525


Factbox: Iran's metals under new U.S. sanctions
Tue, 14 Jan 2020 07:51:00 GMT
Below are details of Irans main minerals, based on data from IMIDRO, unless otherwise stated ... In 2018, Iran was ranked 11th among global steel producers, according to World Steel
https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-metals-factbox/factbox-irans-metals-under-new-u-s-sanctions-idUKKBN1ZD223&c=13491914472140077099&mkt=en-gb


GRAPHIC-China steel mills cut back on high-grade iron ore as ...
Mon, 13 Jan 2020 22:07:00 GMT
China's appetite for high-grade iron ore this winter looks set to drop from the peaks hit in recent years as steel mills try to cut costs and prop up profit margins weighed down by the nation's
https://www.nasdaq.com/articles/graphic-china-steel-mills-cut-back-on-high-grade-iron-ore-as-margins-slump-2020-01-14&c=17128481905691302134&mkt=en-gb


Dalian iron ore gains as Tangshan lifts smog alert, shipments ...
Mon, 06 Jan 2020 19:45:00 GMT
Chinas iron ore futures rose in early trade on Tuesday, shored up by expectations of higher demand as top steelmaking city Tangshan lifted its second-level smog alert. The most-active traded iron ore
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-asia-ironore-idUSKBN1Z60AH&c=6310580445868609909&mkt=en-gb


Game-changing strategy for smart manufacturers
Fri, 03 Jan 2020 00:02:00 GMT
Chinese steel producer HBIS Group Tangsteel Company turned to a digital platform to enable ... Another Chinese producer, this time in trains, CRRC Tangshan Co., Ltd. previously relied heavily on human
https://www.vir.com.vn/game-changing-strategy-for-smart-manufacturers-72805.html&c=11039148698031734584&mkt=en-gb


Irans Mining Exports Rising YOY
Wed, 25 Dec 2019 06:06:00 GMT
According to IMIDRO, mining sector accounted for 16 percent ... Irans ministry of industry issued a report showing that production of crude steel, including blooms, billets, and slabs, had
https://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx%3fnn%3d13981004000871&c=7410311153336075489&mkt=en-gb


Al Ezz Dekheila Steel turns to loss in 9 month unaudited standalone ...
Mon, 23 Dec 2019 02:00:00 GMT
Cairo Mubasher: The unaudited standalone financial results of Al Ezz Dekheila Steel Alexandria showed a turn to losses during the first nine months of 2019. The company incurred net losses of EGP
https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/markets/story/Al_Ezz_Dekheila_Steel_turns_to_loss_in_9_month_unaudited_standalone_financials-SNG_162902096/&c=11830924810964180865&mkt=en-gb


Press Release - AK Steel
Wed, 18 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. Commences Exchange Offers and AK Steel Corporation Commences Consent Solicitations
https://ir.aksteel.com/news-releases/news-release-details/cleveland-cliffs-inc-commences-exchange-offers-and-ak-steel


Iran Posts 7% Rise in Steel Output
Fri, 13 Dec 2019 05:35:00 GMT
Given the indigenized technical knowhow and knowledge made in Iranian mines and mineral sector, Irans steel industry has been less unfazed as a result of the US sanctions imposed on the country, he
https://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx%3fnn%3d13980922000464&c=12348878741312389528&mkt=en-gb


China, S. Korea steel companies form JV
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 00:33:00 GMT
According to the company, location of the joint venture, which is still under discussion, is expected to be in Tangshan, North China's Hebei province, where HBIS's Laoting cold rolling steel project
http://global.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201912/11/WS5df05053a310cf3e3557d5df.html&c=10749372225422416258&mkt=en-gb


Paul Wurth to Supply Coke Oven Technology to Xiangtan Steel in ...
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 22:23:00 GMT
Based on this cooperation, top charging batteries of Jumbo type have been commissioned at Rizhao Iron & Steel in 2017/18. The success of the Rizhao project, where Paul Wurths cokemaking
https://steelguru.com/steel/paul-wurth-to-supply-coke-oven-technology-to-xiangtan-steel-in-china/553668&c=1390855744851285863&mkt=en-gb


Global Steel Output Drops as China Loses Steam: What's Ahead
Wed, 27 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Chinese steel production slipped 0.6% year over year to 81.5 Mt in October amid Beijing's anti-pollution drive.
https://www.zacks.com/stock/news/643056/Global-Steel-Output-Drops-as-China-Loses-Steam-Whats-Ahead


PRESS RELEASE - EUROFER supports EU WTO action on Indonesia
Fri, 22 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Brussels, 22 November 2019 The EU has launched a WTO challenge against Indonesian export restrictions on the raw materials used in stainless steel production. The European Steel Association (EUROFER) welcomes the announcement by the European Commission that they are taking Indonesia to the WTO in order to protest against the distortive effects of these
http://www.eurofer.eu/News&Events/Press%20releases/PRESS%20RELEASE%20EUROFER%20supports%20EU%20WTO%20ac.fhtml


Australia's Fortescue loses bid to develop Guinea iron ore ...
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 23:54:07 GMT
Fortescue Metals Group lost out in its bid to develop two blocks at the Simandou iron ore deposit in Guinea, the Australian miner said on Thursday. A China-backed consortium of French, Singaporean and Guinean interests won the tender through its $14 billion bid, sources told Reuters - on Wednesday. Fortescue said the Guinean government told them it would go ahead with detailed negotiations with the preferred bidder in the coming
https://finance.yahoo.com/news/1-australias-fortescue-loses-bid-235407784.html?.tsrc=rss


SA platinum miners consider paying dividends
Thu, 03 Oct 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Anglo American said their pipeline in Minas-Rio would be repaired and inspected in approximately 90 days.
https://www.fin24.com/Companies/Mining/sa-platinum-miners-consider-paying-dividends-20191003


De Beers will let buyers reject more diamonds to fend off crisis
Wed, 14 Aug 2019 00:00:00 GMT
BHP Group has talked to Anglo American chief executive officer Mark Cutifani about running for the top job at the company, according to people familiar with the
https://www.fin24.com/Companies/Mining/de-beers-will-let-buyers-reject-more-diamonds-to-fend-off-crisis-20190814


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