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Cyclone bears down on Australia's iron ore miners

Australia's biggest iron ore miners are bracing for the impact of Cyclone Damien one of the strongest systems to pass WA's Pilbara coastline in years as key ports were closed on Friday in

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Cyclone Damien drenches iron ore mines

Australia's biggest iron ore province was on floodwatch on Sunday as Tropical Cyclone Damien drenched the region with early signs suggesting

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WAs cyclone threat to support higher iron ore prices

But IBISWorld analyst Michael Youren said he still expected iron ore prices to fall in the year ahead. Iron ore supply shortages driven by the tailings dam collapse in Brazil are expected to be worked through over the course of the coming year reducing prices for the commodity he said.

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Cyclone Veronica Pilbara iron ore mining returns to normal

Mining at the Robe Valley operations was also resuming. Pilbara Ports Authority chief executive Roger Johnston said the cyclone was a severe

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'Red Alert' BHP shuts iron ore port ahead of Cyclone

BHP has shut down the world's largest iron ore export port Port Hedland as Cyclone Veronica bears down on the West Australian coast. The miner has

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Cyclonehit Rio Tinto cuts iron ore forecast

Rio Tinto has begun 2020 as it did 2019 announcing a big downgrade to its forecast iron ore division in the wake of a Pilbara cyclone. Rio slashed its 2020 iron ore outlook by six to nine million

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Iron ore and coal prices kick up on Australian cyclone

RBC Capital Markets flagged the change and tied the movement back to concerns about tropical cyclone Claudia which is passing through WAs iron ore ports in the northwest of the state. Cyclone season starts in November in WA and runs through until April.

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Cyclonehit Rio Tinto slashes iron ore production guidance

The mining giant now expects to ship between 324 million tonnes and 334 million tonnes of iron ore from WA in 2020 down from previous guidance of between 330 million tonnes and 343 million tonnes

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Fortescue Metals and BHP iron ore production hit by

Fortescue Metals Group (FMG) is the latest mining company to have its iron ore output hit by Tropical Cyclone Veronica although the impact on profits is likely to be offset by higher iron ore

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Rio Tinto production hit by Cyclone Veronica Oil Search

The impact of cyclones on Australia's iron ore miners has added to a shortfall in the iron ore market after a waste dam burst at a Vale mine in Brazil in January killing more than 200 people.

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