iron ore Tag

Rio Tinto and Vale have both posted rising iron ore shipments in their second quarter operating reports, reflecting a strong environment across the board for the sector. Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio said it enjoyed a ‘solid’ Q2, with iron ore shipments increasing by 14% year-on-year to...

Anglo American has released positive third quarter results including an increase in production guidance for its Kumba Iron Ore subsidiary. The world’s fifth-largest miner has lifted Kumba’s production guidance by an additional 1 million tonnes (Mt) to between 42-44Mt for 2017. The overall rise is based on...

The world’s number one miner BHP announced increased copper production but a sharp fall in iron ore output as its overall guidance for 2018 remain unchanged. Copper production for Q2 was boosted to 404,000 tonnes by better performance at the Escondida mine, rising 23% on the...