Nickel – Reuters reported that BHP Billiton Ltd.'s (ASX:BHP,LSE:BLT,NYSE:BHP) nickel production will be lower this quarter because a magnitude 3.7 earthquake has forced it to halt operations at its Western Australia-based Perseverance mine.
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Iron – Now may be the time to take another look at iron ore companies as an investment, with many making major gains over the last 3 months.
Iron – BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) said earlier than expected production from the Jimblebar mine in the Australian Pilbara has raised its 2014 production forecast to 212 million tonnes, Sydney Morning Herald reported.
Nickel – The Motley Fool reported that speculation is rife that BHP Billiton Ltd. (ASX:BHP,NYSE:BHP,LSE:BLT) plans to sell its largest nickel assets in a bid to reduce costs and focus on its core operations.
The Alternative Investment Market in London was up September 13 to 780.12 points, a rise of 0.36 points since the previous session.
Diamond – Mining Weekly reported that diamond miner Harry Winston said it had lifted its diamond production last year from the partly owned Diavik diamond mine by close to 7.5% for higher grades to 7.2 million carats.
Iron – Bloomberg reported BHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE:BHP,ASX:BHP) said the pace of iron ore demand from China has slowed by more than half.
Uranium – Financial Post reported BHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE:BHP,ASX:BHP) announced a widely-expected delay to the massive expansion of its Olympic Dam uranium mine in Australia.
Diamond – Fox Business reported BHP Billiton Ltd. (TSX:BHP,NYSE:BHP) is in talks with Harry Winston Diamonds (TSX:HW) about the possible sale of its diamond mines.
Nickel – Bloomberg reported BHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE:BHP)’s Marius Kloppers will forgo his bonus after announcing $3.3 billion in charges on gas and nickel assets.