Articles Tagged "United States"

Big Iron Ore Producers Debate Supply-Demand Balance

Iron – Industry giants' battle over the iron ore supply-demand balance continued this week. The most recent development came when Rio Tinto CEO Sam Walsh described the idea of boosting prices via a production cap "hare brained."

Talon Receives US$4 Million Unsecured Loan from Kennecott Exploration

Nickel – Talon Metals Corp. (TSX:TLO) announced that Kennecott Exploration Company, a subsidiary of Rio Tinto Group, has provided it with an unsecured loan for the amount of US$4,000,000. The company will use the funds for exploration activities and to make certain land option payments to Tamarack nickel-copper-PGE project in Minnesota.