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2013-10-02 12:22:53

NEW YORK, Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Expanding its analytics capabilities in iron ore, Platts, a leading global energy, metals and agriculture information provider, has formed a commercial partnership with Minerals Value Services GmbH (MVS), a privately-held Munich, Germany-based company specialising in determining value-in-use for miners, mills and traders in the iron ore and steelmaking industries. Through the partnership, Platts becomes the exclusive distributor of MVS'...

2013-09-26 12:22:10

VANCOUVER, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Robert L. Card, President of Arrowstar Resources Ltd.,   ("Arrowstar" or the "Company") (TSXV: AWS), is pleased to report that the U.S. Bureau of Land Management has issued a Bond request of $68,100 for a proposed drilling program at the Company's Snettisham Iron Ore project.  Arrowstar anticipates the drilling permit will be issued by the Department of Mineral Resources following posting of the bond. Once the drilling permit is...

2013-08-29 16:22:36

CLEVELAND, Aug. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) (Paris: CLF) announced today that the United Steelworkers Union local membership have ratified a three-year labor contract agreement for its Bloom Lake Mine in Fermont, Quebec. The new labor agreement covers approximately 300 represented workers. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101104/CLIFFSLOGO ) Duke Vetor, executive vice president, global operations services, commented, "We are pleased...

2013-08-27 16:21:37

CLEVELAND, Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) (Paris: CLF) announced today that it has entered into a new Agreement with AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) to supply iron ore pellets from 2014 through 2023. The new Agreement includes minimum and maximum volume iron ore pellet purchases from Cliffs, as outlined in the Agreement. Cliffs will continue to supply AK Steel with iron ore pellets for the remainder of 2013 and 2014 under the previous Agreement between...

2013-08-02 16:21:58

CLEVELAND, Aug. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) (Paris: CLF) announced today a tentative agreement with the United Steelworkers Union for a new three-year labor contract offer that will cover approximately 300 represented workers at Cliffs' Bloom Lake mine in Fermont, Quebec. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101104/CLIFFSLOGO) The agreement is pending ratification by United Steelworkers local union memberships, no additional details will...

2013-07-25 16:22:31

- Company Reports 2013 Second-Quarter Revenues of $1.5 Billion and Net Income Attributable to Cliffs' Common Shareholders of $133 Million, or $0.82 Per Diluted Share CLEVELAND, July 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) (Paris: CLF) today reported second-quarter results for the period ended June 30, 2013. Consolidated revenues of $1.5 billion decreased $91 million, or 6%, from the previous year. The lower revenues were driven by an 11% decrease in...

2013-07-23 12:22:40

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn., July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Magnetation LLC ("Magnetation") announced that it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, August 14, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. Central Time to discuss financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2013. The second quarter and year-to-date financial results will be available on magnetation.org/portal no later than August 9, 2013. To access the financial results and login information for the conference call, a party must...

2013-07-09 16:21:20

- Joseph Carrabba Announces Plan to Retire as President and CEO by the End of 2013 CLEVELAND, July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) (Paris: CLF) today announced that Joseph Carrabba has informed the Board of Directors of his plans to retire as the Company's president and chief executive officer by Dec. 31, 2013. James Kirsch, who currently serves on Cliffs' Board as lead director, has been elected non-executive chairman of the Board,...

2013-07-09 08:22:25

CLEVELAND, July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) (Paris: CLF) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend on the Company's common shares of $0.15 per share. The cash dividend will be payable on Sept. 3, 2013, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 15, 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101104/CLIFFSLOGO ) About Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. is an...

2013-07-02 16:21:40

CLEVELAND, July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) (Paris: CLF) announced today that it has restarted its Wabush Scully mine that was temporarily idled due to the forest fires in the region since June 28. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101104/CLIFFSLOGO) The town of Wabush rescinded their emergency evacuation order and reduced the threat level back to an evacuation alert. Cliffs called back workers on Monday, July 1, and the Scully mine...


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2005-05-26 09:37:09

Limonite Limonite is a ferric hydrate of varying composition, the generic formula is frequently written as FeO(OH)·nH2O, although this is not entirely accurate as Limonite often contains a varying amount of oxide compared to hydroxide. Together with hematite, it is mined as ore for the production of iron. Limonite is heavy and yellowish-brown. It is not a true mineral, however, but a mixture of similar hydrated iron oxide minerals, mostly Goethite. Limonite forms mostly in or near...

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