Latest Iron mining Stories

2008-09-12 06:00:29

By Ben Blanchard Why anyone would choose to work in China's often deadly mining industry appears to be a mystery, until you talk to people like Lu Renyan. For him, the motivating factor is poverty.

2008-09-10 09:00:34

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 10, 2008) - Cardero Resource Corp.

2008-09-03 06:00:19

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/86d6e0/iron_and_steel_sme) has announced the addition of the "Iron and Steel Smelting in China" report to their offering.

2008-09-02 09:00:29

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bc47a3/chinas_steel_indus) has announced the addition of the "China's Steel Industry Research Report 2007-2008" report to their offering. In 2007, China's crude steel production was 487 million tons, up 15.63 percent year on year.

2008-08-29 15:00:41

India may raise iron ore export duty to 20 pct NEW DELHI, Aug. 27 (Xinhua) -- In an attempt to keep steel prices from rising further, the Indian government may raise export duty on iron ore, the Economic Times reported Wednesday.

2008-08-28 06:00:54

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- In a bid to counter the adverse effects of soaring iron ore prices and secure a stable supply of raw material, Japanese steel majors are teaming up to jointly acquire overseas iron ore mining rights and share the purchase costs among themselves.

2008-08-26 03:00:43

In a statement to the Doha Securities Market (DSM), Industries Qatar declared that its wholly owned-Qatar Steel Company has pulled out from Guelb El Aouj project in Mauritania due to strategic reasons.

2008-08-23 18:00:25

Tokyo, Aug. 23 (Jiji Press)--Major Japanese steelmakers including Nippon Steel Corp. and JFE Steel Corp. are considering joining forces to purchase overseas iron ore mining rights to cope with the raw material's soaring prices, informed sources said Saturday.

2008-08-20 03:00:32

By Anderson, Melissa Although things looked good for the prices of raw materials at the start of 2008, things have changed both rapidly and significantly. The results of a supplier survey conducted in June by IRN Inc.

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