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BHP Billiton and Iron Ore Unit Costs: A Peer Comparison

24/08/2017 BHP Billiton and Iron Ore Unit Costs: A Peer Comparison Iron ore costs. Iron ore makes up 45.0% of BHP Billiton’s (BHP) (BBL) underlying EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, Production at WAIO. BHP’s iron ore asset WAIO (Western Australia Iron Ore) contributes more than 90.0% of the

How Much Lower Can BHP Billiton Push Its Costs in Iron Ore?

18/08/2016 How Much Lower Can BHP Billiton Push Its Costs in Iron Ore? Iron ore costs. Iron ore makes up 34% of BHP Billiton’s (BHP) (BBL) revenues and 45% of its EBITDA (earnings before Cost-cutting in iron ore. BHP’s total iron ore production increased by 2%

BHP plans to slash iron ore production costs South China

BHP plans to slash iron ore production costs BHP said it could boost its annual iron ore output rate from 225 million tonnes at the end of 2013 to 290 million by June 2017. Photo: Reuters

BHP aims to slash iron ore costs to become cheapest

06/10/2014 BHP said it aims to cut production costs, excluding freight and royalties, to less than $20 a tonne in the medium term, from $27.50 for financial year 2014. That compares with Rio Tinto’s cash

BHP cuts production costs in response to metal price dive

12/05/2015 BHP Billiton, the world's largest mining company, said on Tuesday it would slash its iron ore production cost further and cut spending to better

Breaking down BHP Billiton’s iron ore production costs

29/09/2011 BHP Billiton organized a site tour of its Western Australia Iron Ore operations this week, providing valuable information about its production costs: Source: BHP Billiton Site Tour Presentation, September 27 2011. Observations: BHP positions itself in the cost curve around $39/t CIF. Average iron ore price for the year ended June 2011 was $163/t, resulting in a 76% operating margin.

Iron ore fundamentals BHP

As the country’s largest tax payer, BHP Billiton paid more than $8.7 billion dollars in taxes and royalties in Australia in 2014. The capital invested by Australian iron ore producers over the last decade has resulted in the construction of significant infrastructure and a

What Impacts Iron Ore Miners’ Break-Even Costs?

09/10/2015 According to their latest published results, while RIO, BHP, and Vale had free on board (or FOB) cash costs per ton of $16.20, $17.00, and $15.80, Cliffs Natural Resources’ (CLF) Asia–Pacific

Western Australia Iron Ore BHP

WAIO achieved record production in FY2020 of 248 million tonnes (Mt) (compared to 238 Mt in FY2019), with higher volumes reflecting record production at Jimblebar and Yandi. Weather impacts from Tropical Cyclone Blake and Tropical Cyclone Damien were offset by strong performance across the supply chain, with significant improvements in productivity and reliability following a series of targeted

Iron ore BHP

The world will need iron ore for as long as the world needs steel. In 2020, we produced around 280 million tonnes of iron ore. That's enough to make the steel for more than 3,300 Sydney Harbour Bridges. We're building a new iron ore mine in Western Australia. When completed, South Flank will produce high-quality iron ore for around 25 years.

BHP Billiton aims to cut Australia iron ore costs, lift

BHP Billiton continued to see healthy demand growth for iron ore in the mid-term as Chinese steel production is expected to rise by about 25 percent in the early to mid-2020s, he added. "Meanwhile, steel production growth in other emerging economies is outpacing China as those nations urbanise and industrialise," he said. The world's biggest diversified miner, BHP has cut hundreds of jobs in

BHP Billiton’s iron ore output up in Oct-Dec, FY 2020-21

BHP Billiton expects its iron ore production to range between 245-255 million mt in the financial year 2020-21, increasing from the previous guidance as a result of the restart of the Samarco plant in December 2020. In the first half of the financial year 2020-21, BHP Billiton’s metallurgical coal production decreased by five percent year on year to 19 million mt. The miner’s metallurgical

BHP plans to slash iron ore production costs South

BHP plans to slash iron ore production costs. BHP said it could boost its annual iron ore output rate from 225 million tonnes at the end of 2013 to 290 million by June 2017. Photo: Reuters

BHP cuts production costs in response to metal price dive

12/05/2015 BHP Billiton, the world's largest mining company, said on Tuesday it would slash its iron ore production cost further and cut spending to better

BHP Billiton boosts Australian iron ore production

BHP Billiton Wednesday reported a rise in September quarter iron ore production as the mining giant vowed to continue reducing costs amid depressed prices from a global supply glut.

BHP chases lower costs for more iron ore in Western

BHP Billiton has announced plans to cut costs and increase supply of iron ore as it chases its goal of becoming the lowest-cost producer in the Pilbara. The miner said it expects unit cash costs

BHP Billiton Cuts Iron Ore Production Costs, Market

BHP Billiton has cut iron ore production costs as it looks to become the lowest cost producer of iron ore in Australia. The news has done little to help the iron ore market.

BHP Slashes Iron Ore Production Costs_SMM Shanghai

Giant iron ore producer BHP and rival Rio Tinto are locked in a battle to become the lowest cost iron producer. Tuesday May 12, 2015, 3:47am PDT Mineweb reported BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) would slash its iron ore production cost further and cut spending to counter a drop in commodity prices.

BHP Billiton (BHP) Lowers Iron-Ore Production View for

BHP Billiton (BHP) trims iron-ore output guidance for fiscal 2018. Northward movement in the price of this major steel-making product is expected to drive the company's performance.

How the Iron Ore Market Works (VALE, RIO)

24/01/2020 As they ramped up production, the market went into oversupply, which forced high-cost iron ore mines to scale back production or fold. Iron ore prices 2009-2019. Cost is Key

BHP Billiton aims to cut Australia iron ore costs, lift

06/10/2014 Mining giant BHP Billiton said Monday it planned to cut costs and lift production at its Western Australian iron ore operations as it aims to be the lowest cost supplier to China. Iron ore prices have fallen sharply this year amid increased production, but BHP iron ore president Jimmy Wilson said the firm wanted to lift capacity in Western Australia by 65 million tonnes per year. "The

BHP Billiton’s iron ore output up in Oct-Dec, FY 2020-21

BHP Billiton expects its iron ore production to range between 245-255 million mt in the financial year 2020-21, increasing from the previous guidance as a result of the restart of the Samarco plant in December 2020. In the first half of the financial year 2020-21, BHP Billiton’s metallurgical coal production decreased by five percent year on year to 19 million mt. The miner’s metallurgical

BHP Billiton aims to cut Australia iron ore costs, lift

BHP Billiton continued to see healthy demand growth for iron ore in the mid-term as Chinese steel production is expected to rise by about 25 percent in the early to mid-2020s, he added. "Meanwhile, steel production growth in other emerging economies is outpacing China as those nations urbanise and industrialise," he said. The world's biggest diversified miner, BHP has cut hundreds of jobs in

BHP cuts production costs in response to metal price dive

12/05/2015 BHP Billiton, the world's largest mining company, said on Tuesday it would slash its iron ore production cost further and cut spending to better

BHP chases lower costs for more iron ore in Western

BHP Billiton has announced plans to cut costs and increase supply of iron ore as it chases its goal of becoming the lowest-cost producer in the Pilbara. The miner said it expects unit cash costs

BHP Billiton Cuts Iron Ore Production Costs, Market

BHP Billiton has cut iron ore production costs as it looks to become the lowest cost producer of iron ore in Australia. The news has done little to help the iron ore market.

BHP Slashes Iron Ore Production Costs INN

BHP Slashes Iron Ore Production Costs Investing News Network May 12th, 2015 Mineweb reported BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) would slash its iron ore production cost further and

BHP Slashes Iron Ore Production Costs_SMM Shanghai

Giant iron ore producer BHP and rival Rio Tinto are locked in a battle to become the lowest cost iron producer. Tuesday May 12, 2015, 3:47am PDT Mineweb reported BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) would slash its iron ore production cost further and cut spending to counter a drop in commodity prices.

BHP Billiton to cut costs of Australian iron ore

BHP Billiton has raised the stakes in the ongoing war of attrition in global iron ore with a plan to slash costs and lift production. The world's biggest miner is going head to head with arch

Global Iron Ore Cost Curve MarketResearch

Global Iron Ore Cost Curve. This report provides a breakdown of mining cash costs per tonne for individual iron ore operations, company production and country production. Timetric’s analysis covers 70 iron ore operations accounting for over 1,300Mt of iron ore production globally, the majority of which is export production.