Mineral News
China in risky bet to test its power in iron ore markets
Miner Rio Tinto RIO.AX reported a 29 Percent drop in first-half profit on Wednesday, hurt by weaker iron ore prices due to cooling demand from top consumer China, higher costs and labour shortages.
Rio Tinto, Fortescue record profits near end on price view, dim demand
China approves $458m coal project in Inner Mongolia region
Gold prices holding solid gains as U.S. flash PMI data shows activity in manufacturing, service sectors at two-year lows