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  • Brazilian mining company to pay out £86m for

    2019-7-16 · Vale also agreed to pay £150,000 to close relatives of those killed when a dam collapsed at its iron ore mine in Brumadinho Dom Phillips in Rio de Janeiro Tue 16

  • Mine dam collapses in Brazil; 7 bodies found, but 150

    2019-1-25 · Mine dam collapses in Brazil; 7 bodies found, but 150 still missing By Flora Charner,Amir Vera and Hira Humayun, CNN Updated 0042 GMT (0842 HKT) January 26, 2019

  • In northern Brazil, iron ore keeps flowing as Vale

    In late April, Evaldo Fidelis, a 35-year-old tractor operator at Vale SA's massive iron ore mine in northern Brazil, came down with a dry cough.

  • It's Whiplash Wednesday for Iron Ore as Rio Follows

    2019-6-19 · Iron Ore Futures Surge to 5-Year High as Vale Mine to Stay Shut Rio cut its guidance in April after a cyclone hit its operations in Australia, lowering an original target of 338 to 350 million tons.

  • Brazil Dam Disaster Could Delay Insurance Journal

    2019-1-30 · Brazil’s deadly tailings dam collapse is likely to complicate a settlement for a similar disaster less than four years ago at the Samarco iron ore mine, owned jointly by Vale SA and BHP Group

  • Carajas Iron Ore Mine, Para, Brazil

    2020-7-24 · Carajás Mine, the world’s largest iron ore mine, is located in the state of Para in northern Brazil.Fully owned by Brazilian miner Vale (CVRD), it holds 7.2 billion metric tonnes of iron ore in proven and probable reserves. The Carajas region boasts the richest reserves and concentrations of iron ore anywhere in the world and was discovered entirely by accident in the late-1960s when a US

  • Brazil Iron ore Mining Market Overview and Forecast

    2020-5-14 · NEW YORK, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:. Brazil Iron ore Mining Market Overview and Forecast to

  • UPDATE 3-Brazil's Braskem to pay nearly $700 mln for

    UPDATE 3-Brazil's Braskem to pay nearly $700 mln for salt mining damages. Prosecutors had alleged the mine caused large cracks in the ground and serious damage to real estate in the city

  • Mining Companies in Brazil

    2011-9-26 · Brazil is an important player in the world’s mining industry. However, it still depends on some minerals that are key to the economy. Brazil is the fourth largest consumer of fertilizers, and responds for only 2% of the world’s production. The Country imports 91% of the potassium and 51% of the phosphate

  • Iron Quadrangle, Minas Gerais, Brazil Mindat.org

    General: The Iron Quadrangle (Quadrilátero Ferrífero) is roughly between latitude 19-20°S and longitude 43-44°W. The district is a major iron, gold and gem producer. It was the principal source of bedrock gold mining until 1983 and accounts for about 40% of Brazil's

  • In northern Brazil, iron ore keeps flowing as Vale

    In late April, Evaldo Fidelis, a 35-year-old tractor operator at Vale SA's massive iron ore mine in northern Brazil, came down with a dry cough. Soon, he said,

  • Report detailed issues at Vale mine before deadly dam

    2019-2-6 · A report completed in September raised concerns about the dam that burst last month at Vale's iron ore mine in southeastern Brazil, killing at least 150 people and leaving nearly 200 others still

  • Iron ore prices rally globally, but in India trade

    2019-5-27 · Read more about Iron ore prices rally globally, but in India trade policies scuttle miners on Business Standard. As it would happen, Indian merchant exporters could not take advantage of the catastrophic rupture of Vale-owned tailings dam linked to a major iron ore mine in Brazil

  • Brazil disaster hits China iron ore 9Finance

    Vale SA's deadly mine disaster in Brazil has created uncertainty for China's iron ore market at a time when demand for supply from the South American country is rising, multiple Chinese ore

  • Dam Ruptures At Brazilian Iron Mine Bloomberg

    2019-1-25 · The failed dam serves the Feijao mine, one of Vale’s smaller operations that produced 7.8 million tons of iron ore in 2017, according to the company. 2015 Catastrophe

  • Brazil’s Deadly Dam Collapse Could Force the Mining

    2019-2-20 · The Brazil dam failure, for instance, involved the “upstream” method of construction, typically the cheapest by far among the techniques available and widely seen as the least stable.

  • Insurers face $600 million claim in Brazil dam burst

    2015-11-10 · Insurers covering risks for a Brazilian mine where two dams burst last week, killing at least six people, could pay up to $600 million in claims, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said

  • Brazil vows to make BHP, Vale pay for deadly mine

    2015-11-12 · Brazil's government said on Wednesday it may fine mining giants BHP Billiton Ltd and Vale SA for the "environmental catastrophe" caused by ruptured dams at an iron ore mine

  • The Brumadinho tailings dam failure (Minas Gerais,

    2020-2-21 · The dam failure and its impacts At 12:28 PM on Friday, January 25, 2019, tailings dam No. 1 of Vale's Córrego do Feijão iron ore mine near Brumadinho, Região Metropolitana de Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, suddenly failed, releasing almost its complete holdings of 12 million cubic metres of tailings in a big burst.. Travelling at up to 120 km/h, the tailings wave first touched the

  • Brazil dam burst: Mine owners BHP, Vale tour

    2020-7-20 · The CEO of Australian mining giant BHP Billiton visits the site of a deadly iron ore dam burst in Brazil as authorities say they are now concerned about the safety of a third dam at the site.