WASHINGTON/TORONTO, Dec 12 (Reuters) - The U.S. Congress has cleared the way for global miners Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton to swap land with the government, which will allow them to build a...
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SHANGHAI, Dec 11 (Reuters) - Iron ore giant BHP Billiton expects Chinese steel consumption growth to slow next year and has already adjusted its strategy to cope with a supply glut that has caused global prices to collapse, executives said on Thursday.
MELBOURNE, Dec 8 (Reuters) - A planned spin-off of businesses by global miner BHP Billiton will be called South32 when it seeks multiple stock listings next year, BHP said on Monday.
the mining sector may be bottoming. Purer play Rio Tinto [ RIO ; P/E 8.8; yield 4.8%] is better than BHP Billiton [ BHP ] – it has 30% exposure to oil that hasn’t bottomed yet , and 16.5% of that is from shale . Free access
BHP Billiton discussed numerous themes at a copper- and ..... massive Olympic Dam copper/uranium resource. BHP may have cracked the expansion-risk nut ..... than 450,000 tonnes from fiscal 2024. BHP hasn't revealed the capital cost for stage
SYDNEY, Nov 24 (Reuters) - BHP Billiton is laying the groundwork for a dramatic rise in copper production in a drive to buffer its exposure to sagging iron ore, oil and coal markets.
MELBOURNE, Nov 24 (Reuters) - BHP Billiton stepped up its cost-cutting plans on Monday as the world's biggest miner battles a sharp slide in iron ore, coal and oil prices.
MELBOURNE, Nov 20 (Reuters) - BHP Billiton said on Thursday it plans to hold a shareholder vote in May 2015 on its plan to spin off its aluminium, coal, manganese and silver assets into a separate company.
the hands of low-cost majors such as Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton . Atlas Iron's business quality is low and we are pessimistic on its future. With BHP Billiton increasing its expansion plans and the three majors aggressively