CITIC Pacific gets the all-clear


China’s CITIC Pacific has had two significant victories in its prolonged battle with Australian mining entrepreneur Clive Palmer over the ...

Sino Iron’s ore on the move


Four years late and $A6bn over budget, CITIC Pacific’s Sino Iron project in Western Australia’s Pilbara region finally began shipping ma...

Oz Cape Preston Doubts


With yet another start-up date (late July) passing for CITIC Pacific’s Sino Iron project in northwest Western Australia, operation of the ...

Well stocked, but orders needed


Although the major mining groups are cutting back investments as demand slumps, there are still sufficient projects underway to maintain str...

Chinese firm to dig Down Under


China Metallurgical Group Corp (MCC) has won a contract to develop an iron ore mine in Western Australia, the largest such deal awarded to a...

Get an iron grip on iron ore


Rio Tinto and Hancock Prospecting will fast track development of their joint venture Hope Downs iron ore project, to add 30 mtpa of iron ore...