2020 May in Review

2020 May in Review

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  • How Low Can The Iron Ore Price Go?
  • Mining considered essential to US Covid-19 response
  • Cambodia Government calls for new mining exploration bids
  • Stronger Chinese steel output has seen backing iron ore prices in Q2
  • Coming up on the Mining Agenda
  • NMDC Reduces Iron Ore Prices For April Amid Weak Demand
  • Greenland waives miners’ 2020 license fees
  • Polyus to initiate covid-19 response fund in Russia
  • Who cares If Standard Bank won’t stop financing coal mining?
  • Iron Ships Slide Into Economic Storm
  • Minnesota Court of Appeals Sends PolyMet Air Permit Back To MPCA


  • Layoffs intensify at mining contractors due to a reduction of business activities
  • Trump signs executive order to support moon mining, pulling resources from the asteroid
  • Miners to further leverage mobile tech for real-time data access, survey reveals
  • Metal prices boosted by a South African move to shut its Mines


  • Coal dust danger Underestimated
  • More than 280 sites to be tendered for mining
  • South African mining companies gear up for unprecedented 21-day shutdown
  • Merchant Mining in India and latest developments in Odisha Mining Auction 2020
  • Freeport keeps Peru mine running, shuts New Mexico copper mine
  • Covid-19 wipes $282 bn from the Top 50 mining firms
  • Brazil’s Vale Warns Resumption of lost capacity could be slowed
  • Gold Mining Capricorn Nearing It’s First Blast At Pilbara Gold Mine
  • Metso & Outotec Outline Covid-19 Impact Ahead Of Expected Merger Completion
  • BHP employees test positive for Coronavirus


  • March 2020 crude steel production
  • World Champions of steel Challenge-14


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