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BHP Billiton to cut costs of Australian iron ore ...

2014-10-6 · 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 ...

BHP Billiton to make major cost cuts in iron ore and ...

2014-10-10 · BHP Billiton President Iron Ore, Jimmy Wilson, has announced plans to cut unit costs at Western Australia Iron Ore (WAIO) by at least 25% and the potential to increase capacity there by 65 Mt/y at a very low capital cost. Wilson outlined BHP Billiton''s view of the long-term supply and demand trends in the iron ore market.

BHP Billiton lifts iron ore production

2015-4-22 · BHP Billiton has announced a 20 per cent increase in iron ore production, resulting in the miner lifting its full year guidance. The company produced 58.979 million tonnes of iron ore …

Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton announce West Australian Iron ...

2009-6-5 · Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton today signed a non-binding agreement to establish a production joint venture covering the entirety of both companies'' Western Australian iron ore assets. The joint venture will encompass all current and future Western Australian iron ore assets and liabilities and will be owned 50:50 by BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto.

Controlling Product Quality at High Production Rates as ...

2014-2-4 · costs. INTRODUCTION The BHP Billiton Iron Ore Yandi Mine, established in 1991, is located approximately 260 km South of Port Hedland in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Production of the high grade pisolitic iron ore has expanded rapidly from 5 Mt in its first year to a …

BHP maintains guidance; iron ore production jumps 7% ...

2015-10-21 · BHP Billiton hiked iron ore production by 7 percent on-year in the September quarter and said it was on track to meet full-year 2016 guidance across the business. The mining giant said that iron ore production hit a record 61 million tonnes (Mt) in the fiscal first quarter, up 2 per cent on the previous quarter, on the back of a ramp-up of the ...

BHP iron ore production 2020 | Statista

2020-9-16 · Iron ore production of BHP 2008-2020. This statistic shows BHP''s production of iron ore from 2008 to 2020, years ended on June 30. In 2012, BHP produced nearly 160 million metric tons of iron ore ...

BHP Billiton to slash iron ore production costs by 25 pct

2014-10-5 · BHP Billiton (NYSE: BBL - news) plans to cut its iron ore production costs by 25 percent and possibly increase capacity by 65 million tonnes a year despite a slump in iron ore prices, the top global miner said on Monday. "We continue to see healthy demand growth for iron ore in the mid-term as Chinese steel production is expected to increase by approximately 25 percent to between 1.0 and 1.1 ...

BHP Billiton: operating profit increases by 80% in fiscal ...

2021-8-18 · BHP Billiton: operating profit increases by 80% in fiscal year 2021 Western Australian iron ore production sets a new record Escondida copper production remains at a …

Iron ore cost curve set to flatten, BHP Billiton says ...

2015-3-10 · Iron ore cost curve set to flatten, BHP Billiton says. BHP Billiton is expecting the cost curve of iron ore to flatten as low-cost seaborne supply replaces high-cost materials. "Iron ore prices are likely to remain subdued over the short to medium term as low-cost supply continues to rise," Jimmy Wilson, the miner''s president for iron ore ...

BHP Billiton posts record iron ore, coal production ...

2015-1-21 · BHP Billiton produced 16 per cent more iron ore in the December 2014 half year to post a new record. BHP revealed it produced 113 million tonnes in …

BHP Billiton aims to cut Australia iron ore costs, lift ...

2014-10-6 · October 6, 2014, 8:32 AM. 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 ...

BHP defers 2017 iron ore production boost, costs fall

2015-4-22 · BHP Billiton (BHP.AX) (BLT.L) said on Wednesday it was pushing out the timetable to expand its iron ore output to 290 million tonnes a year, as it reported a 20 percent rise in quarterly output and upped its full-year guidance. The world''s third-largest iron ore miner said its operations were performing ahead of expectations, leading it to defer a project to increase the handling capacity at ...

BHP OPERATIONAL REVIEW FOR THE YEAR ENDED 30 …

2020-7-21 · During the year, the BHP Board approved the Ruby oil and gas project in Trinidad and Tobago. At the end of the 2020 financial year, BHP had six major projects under development in petroleum, copper, iron ore and potash, with a combined budget of US$11.4 billion over the life of the projects. Our major projects under development in petroleum

BHP defers 2017 iron ore production boost, costs fall

2015-4-22 · BHP Billiton (BHP.AX) (BLT.L) said on Wednesday it was pushing out the timetable to expand its iron ore output to 290 million tonnes a year, as it …

Breaking down BHP Billiton''s iron ore production costs | The …

BHP Billiton and Iron Ore Unit Costs: A Peer Comparison

BHP Billiton''s revenue up 41.6% in FY 2020-21, China''s ...

2021-8-17 · Meanwhile, BHP Billiton reported EBITDA of $37.38 billion for the year amid higher iron ore prices, record iron ore production volumes, a disciplined cost performance, and lower fuel and energy costs, increasing by 69 percent compared to $22.07 billion in the same period of the previous year, while its EBITDA margin rose to 64 percent in the ...

BHP yields to pressure and low prices, halts iron ore ...

2015-4-22 · BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP), the world''s largest mining company, has decided to put the brakes on its planned boost to iron ore production, becoming the first top miner to act on the matter of global ...

BHP Billiton: Iron Ore for China(c)

2006-5-29 · BHP Billiton: Iron Ore for China(c) In 2003, China became the world''s largest importer of iron ore. Between 2004 and 2005, China''s steel production increased from by 26% from 270 to 340 million metric tons, or about one-third of world production. Fueled by rapid economic growth, production was projected to increase by a further 9% to 370

BHP cuts production costs in response to metal price dive

2015-5-12 · BHP cuts production costs in response to metal price dive. BHP Billiton, the world''s largest mining company, said on Tuesday it would slash its iron ore production cost further and cut spending ...

BHP Billiton aims to cut Australia iron ore costs, lift ...

2014-10-6 · 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.

BHP aims to slash iron ore costs to become cheapest …

2014-10-6 · BHP Billiton aims to cut its iron ore production costs by more than 25 percent and squeeze more tons from its mines as it aims to overtake rival Rio Tinto as the world''s cheapest producer, the ...

Global Iron Ore Cost Curve

2019-4-7 · 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.

Breaking down BHP Billiton''s iron ore production costs ...

 · 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…

Global Iron Ore Cost Curve Report 2016

2016-6-15 · Global Iron Ore Cost Curve Report 2016 - Analysis, Opportunities & Forecasts for 30 Companies & 70 Mines - Key Vendors: BHP Billiton, Mitsubishi Corp, Rio Tinto - Research and Markets

BHP Billiton and Iron Ore Unit Costs: A Peer Comparison

2017-8-25 · BHP''s iron ore asset WAIO (Western Australia Iron Ore) contributes more than 90.0% of the company''s total iron ore production. Production at this site rose 4.0% to 231.0 million tons in fiscal ...

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

2016-8-18 · Iron ore makes up 34% of BHP Billiton''s revenues and 45% of its EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization). So it''s important to look at its iron ore costs, which ...

BHP Billiton cuts iron ore production guidance | eNCA

2016-4-20 · BHP Billiton cuts iron ore production guidance Wednesday 20 April 2016 - 10:28am BHP Billiton said government taxes, high costs and a strong currency are putting pressure on their Australian ...

BHP Billiton to lower costs and raise production at ...

2014-10-5 · Mining giant BHP Billiton is planning to cut capital costs of iron ore production by 25% and to expand production by 65 million tonnes (Mt) a year at its Western Australia Iron Ore (WAIO) operations. The increased production and low capital costs will allow the company to overtake rival Rio Tinto as the lowest cost producer of iron ore globally.