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Shares in iron ore miners rise as Brazil reverses lower court...

A BRAZILIAN court had ordered Vale, the state-owned iron ore and coal producer, to halt operations at its Brucutu iron ore mining complex, reversing...

Australia forecasts 20% iron ore price decline in 2018

AUSTRALIA forecast a 20% drop in the iron ore price to an average of $51.50/t in 2018 versus 2017, said Reuters citing a government...

Iron ore prices to stay high

Iron ore prices will stay high for another two to three years according to institution MF Global which says China is investing in new iron ore projects in order to boost supply and lower prices.

Govt mulls wilderness mining application

As the search for mineral resources intensifies, another South African company has applied to dig in pristine wilderness; this time, in search of manganese ore.

Pallinghurst to collect $8m as Jupiter unveils third buy-back

THE star performer in the Pallinghurst Resources stable - Jupiter Mines - has launched its third buy-back offer of the last 12 months undertaking...

Kumba de-risked as transfers Thabazimbi to ArcelorMittal SA

KUMBA Iron Ore continued its rehabilitation, quite possibly in preparation for its demerger, announcing today its 76%-owned subsidiary, Sishen Iron Ore Company (SIOC), had...

SA continues to slide in ferrochrome stakes

South Africa's share of the world ferrochrome market deteriorated another 2% in 2013 despite efforts to have the government intervene in cheap chrome exports.

IDC seeks to cool tempers in Kalagadi feud

The Industrial Development Corporation says it’s working hard at bringing the feud between Kalahari Resources and global steel giant ArcelorMittal to an end.

Kumba Iron Ore output hike adds esprit to Anglo numbers

KUMBA Iron Ore and De Beers were among the stand-out performers for Anglo American in the group's half year ended June 30 production report...

Zanaga ups Congo iron ore resource

AIM-listed Zanaga Iron Ore Company announced a 7.5% increase in estimated resources for the Zanaga iron ore project in the Republic of Congo.