Tag: steel

Mining & Resources

Nickel: The only way is up – but when?

In preparation of the upcoming forecast at the 13th China Nickel Conference, we asked Angela Durrant, Senior Research Analyst – Metals Costs, Wood Mackenzie, about the outlook for nickel and the key issues she will be discussing at the event later this month in Shanghai. Informa: What are the top 3 factors that Wood Makenzie believe…

11 May 2016, by Informa Australia

Mining & Resources

China continues to play crucial role in Australia’s mining sector

China has always enjoyed a strong business relationship with Australia, particularly as the latter's mining industry rose to prominence. A recent analysis of Australian mineral exports to key Asian markets suggests this will continue to be the case. The Minerals Council of Australia (MCA) released its latest export figures at the start of this month,…

11 Apr 2014, by Informa Australia

Mining & Resources

How BC Iron grew from $6m to $550m market capitalisation in only 5 years

In only 5 years BC Iron has made the successful transition from exploration company to a 6 million tonne per annum iron ore operation. In the lead up to the Global Iron Ore & Steel Forecast conference we had the chance to speak to the company’s Managing Director Morgan Ball about BC Iron’s enablers for…

28 Oct 2013, by Informa Australia

Mining & Resources

Iron ore market: Too much emphasis on short-term considerations in long-term forecasts

The current price for iron ore of $156.27 a tonne is the best since October 2011. We had the chance to speak to Magnus Ericsson, Chairman at Raw Materials Group about long-term iron ore market trends and foreign investments in mining projects. IMM Events: At the 2012 Global Iron Ore & Steel Forecast conference you…

16 Aug 2013, by Informa Australia

Mining & Resources

13th Annual Global Iron Ore and Steel Forecast Conference highlights!

The 13th Annual Global Iron Ore & Steel Forecast 2010 attracted almost 400 delegates and over 20 exhibitors this year, with a spectacular line-up of speakers - both local and international. Local highlights include Sam Walsh, CEO from Rio Tinto Iron Ore, Ian Ashby, President of BHP Billiton Iron Ore and Andrew Forrest, CEO of…

11 May 2010, by Informa Australia