FORTRESS Minerals posted a 97.9 per cent surge in net profit to US$2.2 million for its first quarter ended May 31, from nearly US$1.1 million a year ago, boosted by an increase in sales.

[BENGALURU] Rio Tinto said on Thursday it will close its aluminium smelter operation in New Zealand due to high costs and a challenging market, putting over a thousand jobs on the line and dealing...

[NEW YORK] Iron ore futures jumped after top iron ore miner Vale SA was ordered to shut operations at a complex that accounts for about a 10th of its output, adding to supply woes and boosting...

[MELBOURNE] Jun Rio Tinto apologised for the destruction of a sacred Aboriginal cave in Western Australia that showed evidence of continual habitation dating back 46,000 years, and said it would...

[BEIJING] China's steel association and major steelmakers have called for an increase in domestic iron ore production as well as greater investment in exploration overseas to ensure supplies.

[BEIJING] The world's top listed miner BHP Group said on Tuesday it had made its first yuan-denominated sale of iron ore to China Baoshan Iron & Steel Co Ltd, known as Baosteel, and would...

CHINA'S iron ore imports in April rose 13 per cent from a month earlier on robust demand from steelmakers as downstream sectors started to emerge from lockdowns aimed at containing the coronavirus...

[MANILA] Dalian iron ore prices slid more than 5 per cent on Monday, leading another intense sell-off in China's ferrous metal futures as stricter measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus...

[BEIJING] China Iron & Steel Association (CISA) warned about speculation risks in the market, as the trend for the iron ore index was deviating from the supply and demand fundamentals and the...

[MANILA] Iron ore futures in China and Singapore slipped on Friday on fears over a potentially deeper global economic downturn due to the coronavirus outbreak, but hopes of more policy support for...