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14 Oct 2016 (AFR) - King Coal's nervous re-awakening

(14 October 2016, AFR, p41, Bloomberg)

‘Surging coal prices have been a surprise blessing for mining companies this year. Few of them seem to believe it will last. 109 more words

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Chart Reviews of S32 and BHP

A year ago this blog looked at the chart of BHP spin-off South 32 (top chart).

It showed an early change in trend. This proved to be a reliable alert as the share price climbed from 90 cents to a recent high of $2.56. 129 more words

Chart Review

Global Mining: Vale makes boldest iron ore oversupply move yet

The import price of 62% Fe content ore at the port of Tianjin declined more than 2% to trade at $56.20 per dry metric tonne on Wednesday, a near-eight week low, according to data supplied by The Steel Index. 572 more words

Mozambique Mining Industry

PotashCorp and Agrium agree to merge in US$36 billion deal

Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan and Agrium have agreed to merge in a deal that would create a global agricultural giant worth an estimated US$36 billion. 547 more words


Team-work cleans up Coral Sea

Scientists, NGOs and Government staff went out to the Coral Sea to remove marine debris and look for new species.

Follow their adventure in this inspiring video that shows the beauty of the landscape and its wildlife, and the hard work of the teams involved.

Tanya, Parks Australia

Parks Australia


Woodside advises that it has entered into binding Sale and Purchase Agreements to acquire half of BHP Billiton’s Scarborough area assets in the Carnarvon Basin, located offshore Western Australia. 542 more words


PotashCorp, Agrium in merger talks to create agricultural giant

Fertilizer companies Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan and Calgary-based Agrium are in preliminary merger talks to create a Canadian agricultural giant.

Both companies issued statements today confirming the potential union after their shares were halted on the… 650 more words