Rio iron ore exports take big hit from cyclone, fire

Apr 01, 2019· Rio iron ore exports take big hit from cyclone, fire ... that a combination of damage and disruption caused by Cyclone Veronica last month and a fire in January would cut iron ore production by 14 ...

's production and sales in 2Q18

Production and sales highlights Rio de Janeiro, July th16, 2018 – Vale S.A (Vale) achieved a new record of 96.8 Mt of iron ore production1 for a second quarter, despite the nationwide truck drivers' strike in May, with 12-day disruptions in production and logistics across Brazil, leading to force majeure being

rio iron ore production takes a hit - icas2017conference.com

Rio Tintos driverless trains hit a red signal. At Rio Tintos giant private iron ore railway in the Pilbara, a relatively lowcost project to overhaul 180 locomotives to run without drivers looks like being up to three years late, costing the . Get Price

Rio Tinto loses surging price advantage with Pilbara ...

Rio Tinto will miss the full benefits of the surging iron ore price this year because of problems across its Pilbara operations. The mining giant yesterday revealed the operational challenges it cited last month as a reason for its second production downgrade in recent months could extend into next year.

Rio approves $1B iron ore investment - MiningNews.net

Iron ore production guidance for 2019 remains unchanged at 320-330 million tonnes at C1 cash costs of US$14-15 per tonne. It expects a 5% rise in shipments in 2020. Rio doesn't expect to reach 360Mt per annum until 2022, given the $2.6 billion, 43Mtpa Koodaideri development won't achieve first ore …

Rio redrafts Team Simandou

Nov 27, 2019· Rio Tinto has reconstituted its Simandou development team in the wake of the government of Guinea's successful tender of the two northern blocks of the world's richest undeveloped iron ore ...

Rio recovers from iron ore issues - MiningNews.net

Alumina production is now expected to be 7.7Mt, down from 8.1-8.4Mt, due to maintenance in the Pacific. "We have delivered improved production across the majority of our products in the third quarter, with a solid result at our Pilbara mines driving increased sales of iron ore into robust markets," Rio CEO J-S Jacques said.

[iron ore] Vale's iron ore production and sales hit a new ...

The company's iron ore production target remains at 390 million tons in 2018. The company's quarterly production report showed Vale's iron ore production of 96.7 million tonnes in the second quarter, up 5.3 per cent from a year earlier and 0.4 per cent in the first half of the year, according to the company's quarterly production report.

Disasters push iron ore prices up - The Australian

Weather-related supply disruptions from Australia added to the price pressure, with BHP on Tuesday saying initial estimates indicated its iron ore production would take a hit of about 6-8 million ...