Iron ore and Coal

Mining News Pro - AUS judge on Wednesday quashed a bid to widen the scope of a civil lawsuit by the US Securities and Exchange Commission that accused miner Rio Tinto of fraud at its Mozambican coal business, a court filing showed.

Mining News Pro - Atlas Iron has submitted a mining proposal to Western Australia’s Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) for its McPhee Creek iron ore project.

Mining News Pro - UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday called on wealthy nations to end coal use by 2030 so the world can meet its goals to curb global warming, urging G7 nations to make that commitment before or at a leaders` summit in June.

Mining News Pro - A class action against a coal mine extension that begins on Tuesday could make it more difficult for coal mines to be approved in Australia on the basis of intergenerational equity and climate change, if the claimants prove successful.

Mining News Pro - Rio Tinto has spent over $500 million to develop the Greater Tom Price iron ore operations in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.

Mining News Pro - Atlas Iron has hauled its first shipment of iron ore from the Sanjiv Ridge operation in Western Australia ahead of schedule.

Mining News Pro - Coronado Resources is expecting demand from international markets for its metallurgical coal will climb 14 per cent by 2030.

Mining News Pro - AngloGold Ashanti and Atlas Iron have awarded entertainment contracts to Swift Media for their Western Australian mine villages.

Mining News Pro - The world’s two largest money managers have built a combined $170 billion investment portfolio in coal using money from people’s private savings and pension contributions, despite a global push for carbon neutrality, a new report shows.

Mining News Pro - The Brazilian Supreme Federal Court (STF) denied an order against the deal signed by Vale and the government of Minas Gerais for the reparation of the socio-economic and environmental damages caused by the Brumadinho dam collapse in 2019.

Mining News Pro - Gold, iron ore and coal mining companies have helped deliver an additional 1300 jobs to New South Wales’ mining sector in 2019-20.

Mining News Pro - Australia’s iron ore exports have declined following port shutdowns in Port Hedland due to cyclone concerns, according to Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) data.

Mining News Pro - BHP Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) has awarded a contract to Jord International to address a maintenance hazard during filter press repairs at the Caval Ridge coal mine in Queensland.

Mining News Pro - Iron ore prices bounced back on Monday after a slight decline on Friday, as demand remains strong in China’s steel sector and doubts have been raised about Brazilian shipments.

Mining News Pro - Anglo American has evacuated its workforce from the Moranbah North coal mine in Queensland due to rising gas levels behind the mine’s longwall.

Mining News Pro - MACA is set to secure a three year project extension at CITIC Pacific Mining’s Sino Iron operation at Cape Preston in Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - Rio Tinto is anticipating another strong year for iron ore in 2021 due to sustained demand from steel producers.

Mining News Pro - Production of iron ore concentrate by major companies in the mining and mineral industries in the first 10 months of this year reached 41,645,080 tons.

Mining News Pro - Rio Tinto will be able to ship its Western Australian iron ore directly to Singapore thanks to a new commercial freight shipping service.

Mining News Pro - Fenix Resources has set sail with its maiden iron ore shipment from the Iron Ridge project in Western Australia after overcoming mechanical issues.

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