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shipping-iron-ore

October 27, 2021

According to data tracked by SMM, 92 ships arrived at domestic main ports from October 18-24. Arrivals of cargoes are estimated to stand at 14.06...
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vale

October 21, 2021

Brazilian miner Vale SA said on Tuesday it was slowing down production of low-margin iron ore in the fourth quarter by about 4 million tonnes...
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rio-tinto

October 18, 2021

Rio Tinto Chief Executive Jakob Stausholm, said: “The third quarter has demonstrated the resilience of our people in dealing with ongoing COVID-19 challenges. (more…)
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iron

October 15, 2021

Benchmark Dalian iron ore fell for a second consecutive session on Thursday as the outlook for Chinese demand darkened, with Beijing turning more aggressive than...
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shipping-iron-ore

October 14, 2021

China’s iron ore imports in September fell 1.9% from a month earlier, official customs data showed on Wednesday, as environment-related steel production controls restrained consumption...
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iron_ore_vessel

October 13, 2021

Iron ore futures fell on Tuesday, with the Singapore benchmark retreating more than 7% after a four-day rally and Dalian contracts erasing early gains, as...
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Australian Newcastle coal

October 12, 2021

Seaborne thermal coal prices in Asia climbed to fresh record highs last week, with early signs of rising exports not enough to eclipse concerns over...
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iron ore

October 11, 2021

Asian iron ore prices are set to continue to face downward pressure from Chinese steel output curbs and power shortages in the fourth quarter after...
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hedland_iron_ore_port_bulk

October 8, 2021

The outlook for iron ore prices has soured as China slashed steel production, one of its largest property developers fears and the country advanced its...
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Coal-Ship

October 6, 2021

European coal futures rose to a 13-year high and physical thermal coal prices were at record highs as rallying gas prices and strong Asian demand...
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iron ore

October 1, 2021

Dalian iron ore futures jumped to a three-week high on Thursday after Fortescue Metals Group halted mining operations at a Pilbara project, while hopes of...
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iron_ore_bulk

September 30, 2021

As the average length of the journey increases, partly due to port congestions in China, soaking up capacity and pushing up spot rates, shipowners will...
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Richards Bay Coal Terminal

September 29, 2021

As seaborne coal in Asia trades at, or near, record highs, there are early signs of demand destruction, especially among price-sensitive buyers such as India....
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iron_ore_vessel

September 23, 2021

Iron ore futures in Asia rebounded on Wednesday, with the Dalian benchmark contract bouncing from a 10-month low, but doubts lingered whether gains could be...
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IRONORE-

September 21, 2021

Just as iron ore’s surge to a record high in May was an overblown rally, its plunge last week was a disorderly retreat, with neither...
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