Iron – Mining Weekly reported that Rio Tinto plc's (ASX:RIO,LSE:RIO,NYSE:RIO) Alan Davies said at Investing in African Mining Indaba that the Simandou project, which is expected to put out about 100 million tonnes of iron ore annually, is a "very important investment" for the company.
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Diamond – Rav Dhillon, founder of jeweler Dhillon Prestige, spoke with Diamond Investing News about how his company sources diamonds, why it's so important to educate investors and today's most popular diamond colors.
Coal – Bloomberg reported that Rio Tinto plc's (LSE:RIO,ASX:RIO,NYSE:RIO) attributable thermal coal production came to 26.8 million metric tons in 2013. That's a record as well as a 12-percent increase from the previous year.
Diamond – Rapaport reported that Rio Tinto plc's (LSE:RIO,ASX:RIO,NYSE:RIO) 2013 diamond production came to 16.027 million carats, a 22-percent increase compared to the previous year.
Diamond – 2013 brought the return of price stability to the diamond market, and analysts and companies believe 2014 will feature more of the same.
Diamond – Diamond Investing News recently had the chance to speak with Brooke Clements, president of Peregrine Diamonds, which confirmed earlier this month that the CH-6 kimberlite pipe on its Chidliak diamond project is one of the highest-grade kimberlites in the world.
Iron – Bloomberg reported that Glencore Xstrata Plc (LSE:GLEN) has revived its interest in bidding for the Canadian iron-ore operations that Rio Tinto Group (LSE:RIO,ASX:RIO,NYSE:RIO) is seeking to sell, according to two people familiar with situation.
Iron – Rio Tinto (LSE:RIO,NYSE:RIO,ASX:RIO) has sold its Borborema iron ore project in Brazil to Australian company Latin Resources (ASX:LRS), MINING.com reported.
Diamond – Australian Mining reported that Rio Tinto plc (LSE:RIO,ASX:RIO,NYSE:RIO) has launched a new diamond marketing program in China called the Fashion of Diamonds. It has "resulted in numerous creative collaborations with designers and manufacturers," culminating in 13 collections made up of over 90 pieces of jewelry.
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.