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  1. December 1, 2014

    Rio keen to blend mining and marketing

    Pilbara Blend. Robe Valley. Yandicoogina Fines. The names may sound as if they belong on a tea caddy or in a wine cellar –...

  2. November 27, 2014

    Rio Tinto sees sparkle in diamond mines

    Rio Tinto is devoting a small part of its much reduced capital spending budget to the expansion of one of its diamond mines....

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  1. November 18, 2014

    Iron ore hit by weak Chinese housing

    Iron ore fell to a five-year low on Tuesday as China’s property market showed renewed signs of weakness. Benchmark...

  2. November 14, 2014

    Coal rallies on Glencore mine closures

    Thermal coal rallied on Friday after Glencore said it would halt production at its Australian mines over the Christmas...

  3. November 5, 2014

    Iron ore tumbles to five-year low

    A lack of demand for physical cargoes has seen the price of iron ore, the key ingredient in steelmaking, hit a five-year...

  4. November 5, 2014

    Mongolia prime minister ousted as economy reels

    Mongolia’s parliament, the Grand Hural, voted on Wednesday to oust Prime Minister Norov Altankhuyag, as plunging commodities...

  5. October 29, 2014

    Rainmaker Klein stays in the shadows as Glencore eyes Rio Tinto

    Where is Michael Klein when you need him? The former Citi supremo, who brokered talks between Ivan Glasenberg and Mick Davis...

  6. October 24, 2014

    Iron ore falls on China demand fears

    Iron ore slipped below $80 a tonne in thin trading on Friday as concerns about supply growth and weak demand continued to...

  7. October 23, 2014

    Tesco chief must grasp strategic nettle before it really hurts

    WH Auden’s lament works as well for Tesco’s shareholders as its customers: Tesco was my North, my South, my East and West,...

  8. October 23, 2014

    How buybacks can underpin miners’ dividend policies

    BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto like to brag about their progressive dividends. Each year, the two FTSE 100 miners pay out a...

  9. October 23, 2014

    Rio Tinto stifles succession fears as it taps Sam Walsh to stay

    Rio Tinto has lifted doubts over its leadership succession, offering Sam Walsh an open-ended contract as chief executive and...

  10. October 22, 2014

    Copper hopes ‘bright despite volatility’

    Copper is set for a period of price volatility as the market digests new supply but long-term prospects remain bright due to...

  11. October 15, 2014

    Trafigura seeks new board at Emed

    Commodities trader Trafigura is seeking shareholder support to remove almost the entire board of Emed Mining, the...

  12. October 15, 2014

    Rio Tinto defends expansion strategy as iron ore output surges

    Rio Tinto reported a 12 per cent increase in iron ore production in the third quarter and defended its controversial...

  13. October 14, 2014

    Burberry leads FTSE 100 lower

    Burberry was the biggest faller on the FTSE 100 in early trade on Tuesday after the London fashion house revealed the extent...

  14. October 13, 2014

    BHP Billiton/Rio Tinto: the future is cheap

    Say the words ‘driverless vehicles are the future’. Most people will think of a Google Car pootering along a Palo Alto...

  15. October 12, 2014

    Glencore’s ambitions have global implications

    Since floating Glencore on the stock market three years ago, Ivan Glasenberg has made little secret of his ambition to...

  16. October 10, 2014

    Rio Tinto’s Jan Du Plessis digs in as rival circles

    Jan du Plessis has never been a chief executive. Aged 49, Richemont’s then finance director turned his career to the...

  17. October 10, 2014

    FTSE 100 touches new year-low

    The FTSE 100 touched a fresh intraday low for 2014 on Friday, with resource stocks hit hardest as risk appetite across...

  18. FT Alphaville

    October 9, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE It’s not all about London property you know: Izzy takes us through Knight Frank’s...

  19. October 9, 2014

    Rio Tinto vows to slug it out with BHP in iron ore production war

    Rio Tinto has followed suit with rival BHP Billiton and pledged to bolster its iron ore production, shrugging off criticism...

  20. October 7, 2014

    Price of steelmaking ingredient falls to a five-year low

    For more than half a decade the mining industry has ploughed billions of dollars into new iron ore projects. Now, the impact...

  21. October 7, 2014

    Rio Tinto/Glencore: the iron throne

    It is not a seat where a king can rest at ease. So says one character of the Iron Throne in George RR Martin’s Song of Ice...

  22. October 7, 2014

    SodaStream hit by sliding US demand

    SodaStream, the do-it-yourself fizzy drink maker, was punished by investors after executives projected a decline in...

  23. FT Alphaville

    October 7, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE What the rest of the world can learn from Aussie banks: Buried in the Reserve Bank of...

  24. October 7, 2014

    Mining stocks limit losses in London

    Mining stocks dug into the FTSE 100’s leaderboard on Tuesday after confirmation of more recent bid activity in the sector,...

  25. FT Alphaville

    October 7, 2014

    Further reading

    Elsewhere on Tuesday, - $660 per ounce for gold? - Paul Krugman reviews Martin Wolf. - Volatility is back. (Or is it that...

  26. October 7, 2014

    Rio turned down Glencore merger idea

    Glencore is no longer considering a bid for Rio Tinto after the Anglo-Australian mining group rebuffed a merger proposal. In...

  27. FT Alphaville

    October 6, 2014

    GlenTinto - fact or fiction

    You’ve seen the story. Now here’s some reaction. Via the natural resources desk at BofA Merrill Lynch: GLEN/RIO? 6 reasons...

  28. September 29, 2014

    End of the Iron Age

    Story of a supercycle Iron is one of the most abundant elements on earth but pulling it out of the ground efficiently can be...

  29. September 29, 2014

    London Mining shares hit as it makes urgent call to refinance

    London Mining shares plunged by more than half in value on Monday after the struggling iron ore miner said it did not have...

  30. September 26, 2014

    Vale in deal with China Merchants Group to expand large ore fleet

    Brazilian miner Vale reached a deal on Friday to expand its fleet of extremely large ships for carrying iron ore, following...

  31. September 25, 2014

    Iron ore at five-month low on China fears

    Mounting fears about a slowdown in Chinese steel consumption has seen the price of iron ore, a critical component in...

  32. September 23, 2014

    Australia’s luck runs low as Chinese economy cools

    It has enjoyed 23 years of economic growth on the back of a China-inspired commodity boom. But Australia’s luck may be...

  33. September 22, 2014

    Rio and Mongolia close the gap in copper dispute

    The Rio Tinto-controlled company behind the Oyu Tolgoi copper project on Monday concluded a feasibility study for a $5bn...

  34. September 22, 2014

    Iron ore miners: zombie economics

    The trouble with the undead is that they are terribly stubborn about remaining among the living. This makes good zombie...

  35. September 19, 2014

    Iron ore sinks to fresh 5-year low

    Iron ore resumed its downward slide, sinking to a fresh five-year low on Friday amid nagging concerns about weak Chinese...

  36. September 19, 2014

    African Minerals seeks to raise iron ore prices

    African Minerals is to try to raise prices for its iron ore as the west African miner battles cash flow problems amid a...

  37. September 15, 2014

    Rio gains as M&A spotlight approaches

    Matchmaking Rio Tinto with Glencore provided Monday’s other M&A story. Anglo American has been widely speculated to be...

  38. September 12, 2014

    Iron producers destroyed their own profits

    There is an awful lot of iron ore in Australia. South America, too. The problem has been getting it out and shipping it to...

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