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Big miners uncertain over China demand, pricing outlook

Producers should boost productivity, continue to review portfolios to focus on key commodities and regions: analyst
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 05:50
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Along with others, BHP was "caught short" this year as iron ore supply has undershot amid improved China demand.

Melbourne

RIO Tinto Group, the world's second-biggest miner, is no longer certain of picking the path ahead for growth in China, its biggest customer. It isn't alone.

China's short-term demand remains difficult to read, Glencore Plc's chief executive officer Ivan Glasenberg said