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Cheap Australian iron ore feeding China steel glut 'like a bad virus'

Steel exports from China will surge to more than million metric tons this year as local mills benefit from cheap iron ore to produce more than Asia's top economy needs according to Cliffs Natural Resources quot It's like a bad virus quot Lourenco Goncalves chief executive officer of the largest US

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Australian dollar down slightly as iron ore prices dip

THE Australian dollar has been dragged lower by struggling commodity prices ahead of the Reserve Banks interest rate decision At AEDT on Tuesday the currency was trading at US cents down from cents on Monday Overnight the price of Australias largest export iron ore fell

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Iron Ore - Geoscience Australia

Who We Are Geoscience Australia is an Australian Government listed entity within the Industry Innovation and Science portfolio What We Do Geoscience Australia applies geoscience to Australia's most important challenges by providing geoscience information

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Iron Ore - Department of Industry Innovation and Science

Australia is one of the worlds key iron ore producers Of the nations natural resources in Australia iron ore is the most plentiful Iron ores are rocks and minerals from which metallic iron can be economically extracted Ninety-eight percent of mined iron is used to

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China Inc circling Australian iron ore - Australian Breaking News Headlines amp World News Online SMH com au

The sustained lull in iron ore prices has put iron ore miners under considerable pressure with Chinese investors circling distressed Australian companies Chinese investors are circling distressed Australian iron ore miners according to local dealmakers fielding growing interest in the commodity's

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Iron ore - Wikipedia the free encyclopedia

In Australia iron ore is won from three main sources pisolite quot channel iron deposit quot ore derived by mechanical erosion of primary banded-iron formations and accumulated in alluvial channels such as at Pannawonica Western Australia and the dominant Newman

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Iron ore pricing Rio Tinto boss Andrew Harding rejects calls to cut production - ABC News Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Cutting production will not help boost iron ore prices but instead allow market competitors to move in Rio Tinto iron ore boss Andrew Harding says Speaking at a business function in Perth Mr Harding said the company expects global iron ore demand will reach 3 billion tonnes a year by

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Depressed iron ore price claims more jobs Mining Australia

The volatile price of iron ore has claimed more jobs with Cape Lambert Resources cutting people Established in Australian Mining continues to lead and inform the Australian mining industry of the latest innovations in mining technology and

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Iron Ore - Mineral Fact Sheets - Australian Mines Atlas

As with most iron ore mines throughout the world all the major Australian iron ore mines are open cut The ores from the major mines in Western Australia's Pilbara region are hauled from working faces to crushing and screening plants using trucks that can carry

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Australian dollar lifts as iron ore price firms

The Australian dollar strengthened today helped by a firmer iron-ore price and solid Japanese investor demand The local currency was trading at US c at 5pm up US c yesterday Against the yen the currency rose from around Y to around Y during the session Traders said weakness

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Australian mining companies feel the cost of plummeting iron ore prices - ABC News Australian Broadcasting Corporation

The plunging iron ore price has continued to hurt the fortunes of Australia's iron ore miners The world's biggest miner BHP Billiton said interim net profit fell by almost half thanks in part to a supply glut of its own making which drove down iron ore prices Smaller Australian miners like

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Iron Ore - AIMR - Australian Mines Atlas

Australian Bureau of Statistics ABS data indicates that mineral exploration expenditure in Australia for totalled 8 million a 2 increase on the 3 3 million spent in About 8 million was spent on iron ore exploration in WA which

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Mount Gibson Iron Ltd - Iron Ore Mining Company Iron Ore Mines Western Australia amp Iron Ore Production Mount Gibson Iron Western Australia

About Mount Gibson Iron Limited Mount Gibson Iron Limited ASX Code MGX is an independent Australian producer of high quality direct shipping grade iron ore products with assets in the Kimberley and Mid West regions of Western Australia September Quarter Investor Call

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Iron Ore - Rio Tinto

Iron Ore Our Western Australian and Canadian operations are undergoing expansion programmes and we are also investing in new projects ensuring we are well positioned to benefit from continuing strong demand from China and other Asian markets

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Iron Ore - ABC - Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Posted October Updated October The first two mines in the world to start moving all of their iron ore using fully remote-controlled trucks have just gone online in Western Australia's Pilbara Topics mining-industry iron-ore perth

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Roy Hill output to drive iron ore below US mark says Citigroup afr com

Citigroup forecast earlier this year that iron ore would drop to less than US in the final three months of as supply rose and Roy Hill began shipments In contrast to expectations for a steady rise in Australian exports volumes have been volatile this year

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Iron ore - Wikipedia the free encyclopedia

Lower-grade sources of iron ore generally require beneficiation using techniques like crushing milling gravity or heavy media separation screening and silica froth flotation to improve the concentration of the ore and remove impurities The results high quality fine

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BHP Billiton Iron Ore

Learn about our iron ore production in Australia and Brazil including our commitment to sustainable development with local communities BHP Billiton Iron Ore is one of the worlds leading iron ore producers with operations in Australia and Brazil We sell lump

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Iron Ore News and Insights - Stock Market News Finance and Investments Money Morning Australia

Volatility will keep presenting investment opportunities in the mining and resources sector But how do you know where to look? Our market analysts investigate global and Australian resource opportunities that could drive the next bull market in commodities But

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Rio Tinto Sinosteel extend Australian iron ore joint venture MINING com

Mining giant Rio Tinto LON RIO and China's Sinosteel have inked a deal that extends a long-term iron ore joint venture in Australia's Pilbara region which has provided about m tonnes of iron ore to date The two companies first signed the Channar Mining JV deal in to produce m tonnes

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USGS Minerals Information Iron Ore - USGS Mineral Resources Program

Statistics and information on the worldwide supply demand and flow of iron ore Iron ore is a mineral substance which when heated in the presence of a reductant will yield metallic iron Fe It almost always consists of iron oxides the primary forms

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China's iron ore tax cut puts heat on Australian miners

China has sent a blunt warning to governments in Australia that it will strive to keep its domestic iron ore miners afloat by announcing a new round of tax cuts for the embattled industry Just days after the Western Australian Government started giving royalty relief to junior miners like BC Iron

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Iron ore mining in Western Australia - Wikipedia the free encyclopedia

History While iron ore deposits were known like the Mount Whaleback deposit discovered in by Stan Hilditch it was not until when the Australian Government lifted the embargo on iron ore exports it had put in place because of concerns the mineral was

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