Coal – Australia was the fifth-largest coal producer in the world in 2012, according to the World Coal Association.
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Uranium – Here are the top three uranium-producing mines in the world.
Iron – The world's second-largest iron ore producer is ramping up production and lowering its costs, which could threaten smaller producers of the steelmaking commodity.
Coal – BHP Billiton Ltd. (ASX:BHP,LSE:BLT,NYSE:BHP) announced the opening of its Daunia mine, its ninth operating metallurgical coal mine in Central Queensland. Mitsubishi Corp. (TSE:8058) is BHP's operating partner.
Silver – Here's a look at the Cannington, Fresnillo and Dukat mines, the top three primary silver-producing mines of last year.
Coal – The Telegraph reported that although BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP,NYSE:BHP,LSE:BLT) Chief Executive Andrew Mackenzie describes coal as one of the pillars the company will build its future on, he thinks BHP is "probably finished for a time investing in coal."
Potash – Mining giant BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP) is looking for partners after making the decision to spend another $2.6 billion on its Jansen potash project in Saskatchewan.
The Australian Securities Exchange rose today to its highest level in more than two months following the release of positive economic data from the United States.
Coal – Reuters reported that BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP,NYSE:BHP,LSE:BLT) will not sell its Australia-based Gregory Crinum coal mining complex. Bankers believe that the move may cause problems for other miners hoping to sell coal properties.
Potash – The Australian reported that, with capital dwindling, BHP (NYSE:BHP) is facing growing pressure to make a development decision on their Jansen project.