Tag: international mining and metals

Mining & Resources

What next for the iron ore industry?

The 7th Annual Americas Iron Ore conference that took place in Rio in early November opened with the recognition from the industry and its players that a “new era” for iron ore has begun. After the extraordinary 2010 high prices, the industry is now entering a new period of more subdued prices on the back…

9 Dec 2014, by Informa Australia

Mining & Resources

Metallurgical Coal Market Outlook with CRU Group

For a few years, Metallurgical Coal was a very attractive commodity for investors and mining companies. As rapid demand growth met with supply disruptions in Australia, the prices for metallurgical coal rose at very high levels. For a couple of years, prices were two to three times of the production costs for some companies. The…

5 Jun 2014, by Informa Australia

Mining & Resources

Africa Iron Ore: Collaboration key for future success

Earlier this month, IMM Events held its 3rd annual Africa Iron Ore conference. The high-level industry event brought together executives from around the world to discuss the biggest opportunities and challenges in the current market, with a particular focus on the iron ore developments in the African continent. Our media partner Mining Weekly reported extensively…

24 Jun 2013, by Informa Australia

Mining & Resources

Improving your pit to port efficiencies

The Russian mining industry is set to learn more from Australia this May at the 8th Russian and CIS Coal Summit. We spoke with Dr Gaurav Singh from CSIRO Digital Productivity & Services Flagship (Australia), to find out more. Q: Guarav, in your experience what are the biggest challenges you see coal mining operations face…

19 Apr 2013, by Informa Australia