Iron Ore Competition

  1. Iron ore is ACCC's purview: PM | Business News - Herald Sun

    Tony Abbott says the competition watchdog is best placed to deal with any problems in the iron ore market. The government has decided not to go ahead with a ...

  2. PM Abbott digs iron ore inquiry - News.com.au

    PRIME Minister Tony Abbott has backed an inquiry into possible "predatory" behaviour by iron ore miners, which is impacting on the Australian economy.

  3. Lift innovation, don't cut iron ore: BHP - www.thebull.com.au

    Australia has to lift its performance on innovation and education to beat the competition, not cut back on its mining output to prop up prices, says BHP.

  4. FatCat

    Enter your email address to receive your free monthly FatCat ... Senator Nick Xenophon who is pushing for an inquiry into competition in the iron ore ...

  5. Top iron-ore firms unlikely to form cartel and cut output ...

    MANILA – Major iron-ore miners from Australia and Brazil are unlikely to create a cartel and agree on output cuts to shore up prices, with weakening demand expected ...

  6. Australia could face anti-competition probe over iron ore ...

    Australia could face anti-competition probe over iron ore ... said his company was quitting the Australian iron ore business and putting its one ...

  7. BHP Billiton | Iron Ore Market

    BHP Billiton today said an inquiry into Australia’s iron ore industry was unnecessary. Speaking on ABC radio this morning, BHP Billiton CEO, Andrew Mackenzie said ...

  8. Competition the wrong test for iron ore inquiry

    While it's easy for the large miners to argue increased iron ore production is business as usual, the overall cost to the sector warrants a closer inspection.

  9. Prime Minister Tony Abbott's iron ore inquiry slammed

    A parliamentary inquiry into the iron ore industry would be entirely inappropriate and damage Australia's international image, former Australian Competition and ...

  10. Top iron ore firms unlikely to form cartel and cut output ...

    MANILA, May 27 (Reuters) - Major iron ore miners from Australia and Brazil are unlikely to create a cartel and agree on output cuts to shore up prices, with weakening ...

  11. Lift innovation, don't cut iron ore: BHP | SBS News

    Australia has to lift its performance on innovation and education to beat the competition, not cut back on its mining output to prop up prices, says BHP.

  12. Iron ore inquiry, Andrew Forrest, BHP and Rio Tinto | Crikey

    Iron ore inquiry is populism from a fair-weather ... having tried to talk up an iron ore cartel before the Australian Competition and Consumer ...

  13. Cliffs' US Iron Ore Segment Is Doing Okay – for Now - Market ...

    Cliffs' US iron ore segment produces various grades of iron ore pellets. Customers use the pellets in blast furnaces as part of their steelmaking process.

  14. Iron Ore - Starbound Wiki

    Iron Ore is a naturally-occurring ore which is found on 'Harmless' to 'Moderate' planets. On higher level planets, it is replaced by Titanium Ore.

  15. Australia Risks Anti-Competition Probe Over Iron Ore Prices

    Lourenco Goncalves, president of a U.S.-based mining company Cliffs Natural Resources Inc., has warned that Australia could face an anti-competition probe in the ...

  16. Fortescue calls for iron ore output cap, angers competition ...

    THE BUSINESS TIMES Energy & Commodities - [SYDNEY] Australia's Fortescue Metals Group called on rivals to cap iron ore production in the hope of triggering a price ...

  17. Government rules out iron ore inquiry - Sky News Australia

    Tony Abbott says the competition watchdog is best placed to deal with any problems in the iron ore market. The government has decided not to go ahead with a ...

  18. Prime Minister backs calls for iron ore competition inquiry ...

    Senator Nick Xenophon is working with the government to establish a one-off joint selection committee inquiry which will probe the iron ore strategies of Rio Tinto ...

  19. News | Parliamentary Inquiry into iron ore

    Parliamentary Inquiry into iron ore. ... The MCA is confident that the inquiry will come to the same conclusions as Australia’s competition regulator.

  20. Billionaire Forrest Urges Iron Ore Curbs as Prices Slump ...

    The comments swiftly prompted the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission Wednesday to seek ... Iron ore sank 47 percent in 2014 and extended losses this ...

  21. Competition heats up between miners amid declines in iron ore ...

    As declines in iron ore prices continue, the competition between the producers will heat up.

  22. Australia's regulator goes after Fortescue for demanding iron ...

    The competition watchdog did not welcome chairman Andrew “Twiggy” Forrest call for rivals Rio, BHP and Vale to agree to cap production.

  23. Tough times to continue for iron ore | SBS News

    Iron ore prices are likely to remain weak for the next two years, according to a Chinese government research body.

  24. Andrew Forrest cleared by ACCC on iron ore cap call | afr.com

    The competition watchdog has cleared Andrew Forrest over his offer last month to cap iron ore production at the company he chairs, Fortescue Metals Group, if his ...

  25. Our Iron Ore

    Iron ore is Australia’s most important export earner. Ensuring a diverse industry, and the survival of Australian producers, will help guarantee salaries and jobs.

  26. Joe Hockey dismisses iron ore capping comments by Andrew ...

    Treasurer Joe Hockey dismisses a call from mining magnate Andrew Twiggy Forrest to cap iron ore production, saying the Government does not support cartels.

  27. Iron Ore Forecast Cut 32% by Citigroup as Goldman Predicts ...

    Global iron ore demand will contract over the 2020s as steel consumption growth in China peaks, according to Citigroup Inc., which reduced its long-run price forecast ...

  28. Iron ore inquiry could hit royalties, approvals | afr.com

    A parliamentary inquiry into the iron ore market could consider whether the competition watchdog's test for predatory behaviour is adequate.

  29. UPDATE 2-Australia's Fortescue urges iron ore output cap ...

    SYDNEY, March 25 (Reuters) - Australia's Fortescue Metals Group called on iron ore miners to cap production in the hope of reversing a dramatic fall in ...

  30. KUMBA IRON ORE LTD Competition - Hoover's

    Top Competitors for KUMBA IRON ORE LTD - get a clear understanding of KUMBA IRON ORE LTD's competition. View competitive landscape report.

  31. Abbott backs iron ore inquiry - MacroBusiness

    Oh dear: Prime Minister Tony Abbott has backed calls for an inquiry into competition in the iron ore sector amid concerns Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton are oversupplying ...

  32. Iron ore miners should leave the market if they can’t compete

    High cost iron ore producers should either reduce their costs or leave the market if they cannot compete. Richard Heaney receives funding from the ARC. BHP Billiton ...

  33. BHP and Australian rivals raise iron ore targets as ...

    BHP, the world's biggest diversified mining company, on Wednesday lifted full-year iron ore production guidance by 5 million tonnes to 217 million as it ...

  34. No escape from foreign ore competition: Roy Hill | The Australian

    The head of Gina Rinehart’s $10 billion Roy Hill project has warned that Australia’s iron ore industry faces continued competition from foreign ...

  35. Iron ore market issue for ACCC, says Abbott

    Tony Abbott says the competition watchdog is best placed to deal with any problems in the iron ore market. The government has decided not to go ahead with a ...

  36. Decision on iron ore inquiry soon: Hockey - 9news.com.au

    Treasurer Joe Hockey says a decision on whether to support a "sensible" inquiry into iron ore prices will be made in the next few weeks.

  37. Lift innovation, don't cut iron ore: BHP | Business News ...

    The iron ore price falls have wiped billions of dollars from the federal government's revenue forecasts and a ... "But competition to meet that demand will ...