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Monday, November 19th, 2012 5:42pm PDT
Reuters reported CITIC Pacific has filed a court injunction against Clive Palmer over disputed royalties at the $8 billion Sino iron project in Western Australia.
Monday, November 19th, 2012 5:40pm PDT
CNBC reported Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE:CLF) says it will lay off about 625 people at a Michigan mine and cuts production at a Minnesota iron ore mine.
Monday, November 19th, 2012 5:36pm PDT
Black Iron Inc. (TSX:BKI,FWB:BIN) announced the bankable feasibility study results at its Shymanivske iron ore project in the Ukraine.
Thursday, November 15th, 2012 5:55pm PDT
Mining Weekly reported a new Roskill report predicts that while its likely iron ore will remain volatile.
Thursday, November 15th, 2012 5:49pm PDT
Labrador Iron Mines Holdings Limited (TSX:LIM) reported its operating and financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2012.
Wednesday, November 14th, 2012 2:10pm PDT
Bloomberg reported Posco (NYSE:PKX) may buy a stake in ArcelorMittal Mines Canada Inc. (NYSE:MT) after canceling a bid for Arrium Ltd. (ASX:ARI).
Wednesday, November 14th, 2012 2:06pm PDT
Reuters reported BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) says it will expand its iron ore production by a fifth in the next year.
Wednesday, November 14th, 2012 2:03pm PDT
BusinessReport reported Anglo American (LSE:AAL) said it expects the Minas-Rio iron ore project to $8 billion from $5.8 billion.
Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 2:42pm PDT
Reuters reported Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO) says the mining industry in Australia is complacent and current attitude will lead to widespread cost cuts on lowered iron prices.
Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 2:38pm PDT
Bloomberg reported Anglo American Plc (LSE:AAL)’s Kumba iron ore unit said profit will drop at least 20 percent this year on lower prices and strikes in South Africa.