Iron – Rio Tinto Ltd (RIO:ASX) has announced the continuation of the Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC) operations programme to increase its annual concentrate capacity by four million tonnes to 22 million tonnes by 2012. IOC Chairman and Rio Tinto chief executive, Iron ore Sam Walsh is quoted saying: “Some uncertainty and potential volatility remain about global economic [...]
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Iron – Fortescue Metals Group (ASX: FMG), an Australian iron ore mining company, is calling for other shareholders to share their voices against the super profits tax (SPT). Fortescue chairperson Herb Elliott is quoted saying: “It harms the mining industry and especially Fortescue, and we are urging the government to drop this proposal and to open a new forum [...]
Iron – Rio Tinto has announced the beginning of the expansion program in its Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC) operations. The new investment is worth $401 million which was approved by the Board of IOC. IOC Chairman and Rio Tinto chief executive, Iron ore Sam Walsh are quoted saying: “Some uncertainty and potential volatility remain about global economic [...]
Iron – Iron ore demand is increasing among Chinese steel makers and the CISA lead boycott is simply not credible. Iron mining companies recognize this and will not relent from their position, which grows stronger every day that global demand recovers and ore prices rise.
Iron – Rare Earth Metals Inc (TSX VENTURE:RA) reported assay results from the 4 remaining drill holes on the Clay-Howells Prospect in northern Ontario.
Iron – CHAMPION MINERALS INC. (TSX VENTURE:CHM)(FRANKFURT:P02) reported that the company has engaged BBA Inc. to commence a Preliminary Assessment Study of the Bellechasse and Fire Lake North Iron Prospects from the Fermont Iron Property.
Iron – Advanced Explorations Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AXI)(FRANKFURT:AE6) provided an update on the metallurgical work performed on the drill core composite samples of its Roche Bay Project located on the coast of the Melville Peninsula, Nunavut.
Iron – Jaguar Mining Enterprises, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: JAGR) reported that the recent change in management was necessitated by the need to have hands-on expertise at the mining locale, while maintaining administrative functions in the U.S.
Iron – Blackstone Ventures Inc. (TSX VENTURE:BLV) announced that the company has completed twelve short diamond drill holes totaling 1,650 metres at its Uma Cu-Zn-Au volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) project in northern Sweden.
Iron – New Millennium Capital Corp. (TSX VENTURE:NML) reported the filing on SEDAR of the technical report summarizing the results of the Feasibility Study of its 100% owned DSO Project located near Schefferville, Quebec.