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Total zircon/rutile/synthetic rutile Quarterly production update

Quarterly production update: Total zircon/rutile/synthetic rutile (Z/R/SR) production in the second quarter was 221 thousand tons inclusive of Sierra Rutile, with 177 thousand tonnes from Iluka’s Australian and US operations. The Tutunup South mine in south-west Western Australia continued to be Iluka’s only Australian mine in operation. During the quarter, 160 thousand tons of heavy mineral concentrate (HMC) was produced

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2 Growth companies in the resources sector – Iluka Resources Ltd and Altura Mining Ltd.

Quarterly production update: Total zircon/rutile/synthetic rutile (Z/R/SR) production in the second quarter was 221 thousand tons inclusive of Sierra Rutile, with 177 thousand tonnes from Iluka’s Australian and US operations. The Tutunup South mine in south-west Western Australia continued to be Iluka’s only Australian mine in operation. During the quarter, 160 thousand tons of heavy mineral concentrate (HMC) was produced

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Newcrest Mining remains confident about Cadia

Gold production in the June 2017 quarter stood at 7.8% lower than the prior quarter driven by a decrease in production from Cadia, following the seismic event on 14 April 2017, while production from Lihir increased significantly, achieving record quarterly gold production of 276koz due to a record mill throughput rate result of 14.5mtpa. Production at Telfer was also higher

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Rio Tinto Limited Better than expected second quarter performance

Better than expected second quarter performance: Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) reported Pilbara iron ore shipments of 77.7 million tons in the second quarter of 2017 (100 per cent basis), which is a decrease of 6% as compared to the prior corresponding period. This decline was mainly on the back of accelerated rail track maintenance. The group expects Iron ore shipments

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Rio Tinto Limited (ASX: RIO) has reported a solid quarter for production, including record output at bauxite operations.

Rio Tinto Limited (ASX: RIO) has reported a solid quarter for production, including record output at bauxite operations. Iron ore production was in line with last year, although iron ore shipments were impacted by an acceleration in its rail maintenance program following poor weather in the first quarter. Pilbara operations produced 157.0 million tons (Rio Tinto share 128.7 million tons)

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BHP has approved a total of US$250 million (BHP Billiton Brasil) in financial support for the Renova Foundation and Samarco Mineração S.A.

BHP has approved a total of US$250 million (BHP Billiton Brasil) in financial support for the Renova Foundation and Samarco Mineração S.A. (Samarco) until 31 December 2017. The amount of US$174 million will be used to fund the Renova Foundation for remediation and compensation programs identified under the Framework Agreement (described in the Note below) (Programs). This amount will be

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Three Iron Ore Stocks – BHP Billiton Ltd, Rio Tinto Ltd and Fortescue Metals Group Ltd.

BHP has approved a total of US$250 million (BHP Billiton Brasil) in financial support for the Renova Foundation and Samarco Mineração S.A. (Samarco) until 31 December 2017. The amount of US$174 million will be used to fund the Renova Foundation for remediation and compensation programs identified under the Framework Agreement (described in the Note below) (Programs). This amount will be

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