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Rio Tinto considers float of Canadian iron-ore business

By: Reuters     10th August 2018 Rio Tinto, the world's second largest listed mining company, is exploring a public listing of its Iron Ore Company of Canada business, banking and industry sources said, as it focuses on boosting revenue from its flagship Australian assets. Iron-ore, which accounts for most of Rio's profit and... 

Focus Graphite unveils positive PEA for Quebec rare-earths project

By: Mariaan Webb     29th June 2018 Shares in TSX-V-listed minor Focus Graphite jumped on Thursday after the company announced the results of its preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for the Kwyjibo rare earth element (REE) project, near Sept-Iles, Quebec. Focus Graphite has partnered with the Quebec government's commercial... 

Iron miners, Quebec govt ink MoU to develop Pointe-Noire multi-user port

By: Henry Lazenby     11th April 2017 The Quebec government, together with Tata Steel Minerals Canada and Quebec Iron Ore (QIO, a subsidiary of Champion Iron) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate in a multi-user approach, to manage and develop the industrial facilities at Pointe‑Noire, in Sept-Îles, Quebec.... 

Winning Wabush pits not 'life or death' for Alderon’s Kami iron project – CEO

By: Henry Lazenby     7th April 2017 Securing the closed Wabush mine assets is not a life or death threat to developing Alderon Iron Ore’s flagship Kamistiatusset (Kami) high-grade iron-ore property. Not securing the assets will merely be a setback, chairperson and CEO Mark Morabito has told Mining Weekly Online. In an interview on... 

Alderon set to ‘reboot’ Kami project in new iron-ore environment

By: Henry Lazenby     2nd March 2017 Project developer Alderon Iron Ore has received the updated preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for the Rose deposit, at the Kamistiatusset (Kami) iron-ore property, 10 km from Wabush, setting the stage for the revival of the high-grade project which has been shelved for several years. "The... 

LIM off to a good 2012 start, expects spot price to lift from Q3

By: Henry Lazenby     21st June 2012 Canada’s newest iron-ore miner Labrador Iron Mines (LIM) on Wednesday reported an encouraging start to its 2012 operating season, having made three iron-ore shipments and sales totalling 515 000 t to date. Full-scale mining operations restarted for the summer period at the James mine on April 2,... 


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