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Dampier Port Shuts as Cyclone Olwyn Nears Australian Coast
Two ports in Western Australia closed as a strengthening tropical cyclone approached the coast. The system isn’t affecting Port Hedland, the biggest-bulk export terminal that handles iron ore from the world’s top exporter.
Monday, December 30, 2013
Cyclone Stops Australia’s Iron Ore Exports as Rigs Shutdown
Iron ore shipments from northern Australia, the worldâ€™s biggest exporter, and some offshore oil drilling were halted as a cyclone forecast to bring gusts topping 200 kilometers (124 miles) an hour nears the coast.
Friday, October 11, 2013
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
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...
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Australia’s Top Iron Ore Port Braces For Direct Cyclone Hit
Update: Tuesday updates show Rusty not deepening as fast as earlier forecasts, now expected to have max winds of 80 knots as it makes landfall just ENE of Port Hedland...
Monday, February 25, 2013
Cyclone ‘Rusty’ Expected to Cause Major Disruptions at Australian Iron Ore Ports
By James Regan SYDNEY, Feb 25 (Reuters) – World trade in iron ore faces major disruptions as a cyclone bears down on Western Australia, shutting port terminals used by Rio...
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