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A tug boat pulls a coal barge along the Mahakam River in Samarinda, Indonesia, March 2, 2016. REUTERS/Beawiharta/File Photo

January 12, 2022

Chinese thermal coal futures fell on Tuesday after Indonesia, the world’s biggest thermal coal exporter, eased a ban on overseas shipments that surprised buyers at...
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vale

January 11, 2022

Heavy rainfall in southeastern Brazil has prompted miners including Vale SA to suspend some operations, they said on Monday, after downpours caused deadly floods in...
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hedland_iron_ore_port_bulk

January 11, 2022

Pilbara Ports Authority has delivered a total monthly throughput of 68.5 million tonnes (Mt) for December 2021. (more…)
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iron_ore_vessel

January 11, 2022

Benchmark iron ore futures in China fell 2% on Monday, hit by concerns of disruptions to production and transportation in downstream sectors, after the country...
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coal

January 10, 2022

Indonesia is yet to reach a decision on lifting its coal export ban as authorities discussed overcoming logistic issues that have slowed efforts to distribute...
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china_iron_ore

January 10, 2022

Iron ore was poised to book solid gains for the week, despite a mixed morning session in Shanghai on Friday, as traders returned from New...
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Vale_Iron_Ore

December 31, 2021

Dalian and Singapore iron ore futures rebounded on Thursday after three days of losses, but worries over demand for the steelmaking ingredient in top steel...
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Vale

December 23, 2021

Vale informs that, on this date, it has entered into a binding agreement with Vulcan to sell the Moatize coal mine and the Nacala Logistics...
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Iron_Ore

December 22, 2021

Iron ore prices scaled multi-week highs on Tuesday, with benchmark futures in Dalian and Singapore rising for a fourth straight session, underpinned by hopes of...
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coal shipping

December 14, 2021

China and India appear to have largely resolved their domestic coal supply issues, but their success in boosting output has yet to be fully reflected...
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iron ore

December 8, 2021

China’s iron ore imports rose 14.6% in November from a month earlier to hit their highest since July 2020, customs data showed on Tuesday, although...
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FILE PHOTO - The headquarters of of mining company Vale SA is pictured, in St-Prex, Switzerland January 30, 2019. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

December 1, 2021

Brazilian miner Vale SA lowered the ceiling for its 2021 iron ore production outlook to 320 million tonnes from a previous estimate of 335 million...
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Dalian Iron Ore

November 26, 2021

Iron ore stretched a rally into a fifth straight session on Thursday, with the benchmark Dalian contract scaling a three-week high while spot prices rose...
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Iron_Ore

November 16, 2021

Spot iron ore prices are now lower than the depths plumbed during the early part of the global coronavirus pandemic last year, and market dynamics...
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Dalian Iron Ore

November 11, 2021

Dalian iron ore futures hit a one-year low on Wednesday as demand worries intensified due to China’s curbs on its steel output and a worsening...
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