Thursday, November 7, 2019
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Maritime News

BHP Says It’s Been Unaffected by COSCO Sanctions

LONDON, Nov 7 (Reuters) – The sanctions imposed by the United States on subsidiaries of Chinese state-owned group COSCO have not affected the world’s biggest dry bulk shipper BHP ,...

November 7, 2019
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Monday, November 4, 2019
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Maritime News

BHP Weighing LNG Fuel for Ore Carriers

By Barbara Lewis LONDON, Nov 4 (Reuters) – BHP, the biggest listed miner, aims to decide early next year who has won a tender for LNG-fueled transport to ship up...

November 4, 2019
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Wednesday, June 7, 2017
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News

Autonomous Cargo Ships Extend Miner’s Technology Drive to Seas

By David Stringer (Bloomberg) — BHP Billiton Ltd., the world’s biggest mining company, is studying the introduction of giant, automated cargo ships to carry everything from iron ore to coal as part...

June 7, 2017
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Monday, February 27, 2017
News

BHP Says `Bloody Awful’ Trade Pledges Risk Deflating Trump Pump

By David Stringer and Danielle Bochove (Bloomberg) — The head of the world’s biggest mining company intensified his warnings that U.S. trade protectionism under President Donald Trump would threaten global growth...

February 27, 2017
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Wednesday, August 19, 2015
News

Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale Reflects Today’s Depressed Offshore Market

  The Department of the Interior’s latest oil and gas lease sale covering nearly 22 million acres in the western Gulf of Mexico drew little interest from offshore companies on...

August 19, 2015
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Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Maritime News

BHP Billiton to Spend $240 Million on New Tugs and Tug Harbor at Port Hedland

  BHP Billiton says it has approved US$240 million in funds to purchase new tugs and construct and upgrade related harbor facilities at Port Hedland, home to the world’s largest...

July 21, 2015
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Sunday, April 12, 2015
Maritime News

BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto Seen Pursuing Faulted Strategy

The biggest iron ore producers including BHP Billiton Ltd. and Rio Tinto Group are pursuing a flawed strategy by flooding an oversupplied market and they should slow down expansion plans, say the premier of Western Australia

April 12, 2015
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Tuesday, March 10, 2015
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Maritime News

‘The Answer to That Is No’ | BHP Stands by Iron-Ore Expansion

BHP Billiton will absolutely not be pulling back on their output of iron ore...

March 10, 2015
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Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Maritime News

Iron Ore Drops Below $70 for First Time Since ’09 as Glut Widens

Iron ore traded below $70 for the first time in five years as rising low-cost supplies by the world’s top miners widen a global glut amid slowing demand from China, the biggest user.

November 25, 2014
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Monday, October 13, 2014
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Maritime News

Australian Coal Exports Reach Record Levels

Australian coal miners are shrugging off a global glut of the fuel, exporting a record 158.5 million tonnes in the January-September period from the key mining state of Queensland, industry figures showed.

October 13, 2014
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Friday, September 26, 2014
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News

BHP Billiton Backs ExxonMobil’s Floating LNG Plan off Australia

BHP Billiton Ltd., Australia’s biggest oil and gas producer, backed plans to develop what may be the world’s largest floating liquefied natural gas project, saying it’s “fully aligned” with partner ExxonMobil Corp.

September 26, 2014
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Thursday, September 4, 2014
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News

BHP Billiton Seeks to Explore Mexico’s Deep Water Fields

BHP Billiton Ltd. is preparing to join the bidding to develop Mexico’s deep-water oil fields when the nation opens its offshore resources to foreign explorers next year.

September 4, 2014
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Monday, August 18, 2014
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Ports

Tugboat Crews Threaten Biggest Iron Ore Port Trade

Tugboat crews, including deckhands paid more than some New York bankers, are threatening to disrupt shipments from the world’s biggest iron ore port as they negotiate for increased wages and improved conditions.

August 18, 2014
Total Views: 15

Friday, August 15, 2014
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Maritime News

BHP May Announce $12 Billion Spinoff of Billiton Assets

BHP Billiton Ltd. may announce a spinoff of assets estimated to be worth as much as $12 billion next week, as the world’s biggest mining company casts aside operations acquired in the 2001 purchase of Billiton Plc.

August 15, 2014
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Monday, November 25, 2013
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Maritime News

Fleet Supply Exceeds Requirements of Iron Ore Production Until 2016

The data is there and we had it checked by a producer in the industry...

November 25, 2013
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Monday, August 12, 2013
Maritime News

Iron Ore Gluts Seen Through 2017 on Record Supply

Aug. 13 (Bloomberg) — The seaborne iron ore market is poised for at least four years of expanding gluts as producers from Rio Tinto Group to Vale SA increase supply...

August 12, 2013
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Wednesday, February 27, 2013
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Maritime News

Australian Storm Seen Delaying 43% of Global Iron-Ore Exports

(Bloomberg) — A storm that closed Australian ports handling 43 percent of world iron-exports delayed as many as 74 vessels amid rain that might interrupt mining, Alphabulk said. The backlog...

February 27, 2013
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Tuesday, February 19, 2013
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Maritime News

At Least 15 Ships Now Seek Other Cargoes as Columbian Coal Miner Declares Force Majeure

By John McGarrity LONDON, Feb 19 (Reuters) – Colombia’s largest coal exporter Cerrejon has declared force majeure on at least some of its cargoes as a strike looks set to...

February 19, 2013
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