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China s shift to high grade iron ore isn t set in stone

This could well put lower grade iron ore back in play and shrink the current wide margins The spot price in China of 62 percent iron ore as assessed by Metal Bulletin was at 67 25 a ton on

FMG lifts Jan discounts for lower grade iron ore

Australia s Fortescue Metals Group FMG the world s fourth largest iron ore miner has once again lifted the size of the discounts it is offering long term contract buyers of its lower grade iron ore products for January 2020 supplies Chinese market sources confirmed on Friday

GRAY CAST IRON GMS0010001 Rev 2 1

28 ensp 0183 ensp Grade Specification the grade of material shall be specified by use of this standard number followed by the specific grade required i e AGCO GMS0010001 Grade G275 If a specific grade of gray iron is not listed on the Engineering Drawing or if there are any

Iron ore price It s all about grade now

Iron ore is down 30 this year and after a relatively quiet 2013 market volatility is back with a vengeance The market was jolted on March 10 this year when iron ore suffered the worst one day

Commodities Comment Lower grade iron ore discounts

24 ensp 0183 ensp Feature article As well as declining prices for benchmark grade iron ores producers of lowergrade material have felt additional pressure from an increase in the level ofdiscount the market is

FMG keeps discounts for lower grade iron ore

Australian iron ore miner Fortescue Metals FMG has opted to keep the discount for its lower grade iron ore products to long term customers for June supplies unchanged from May market sources confirmed on

Food Grade Iron Powder Market to increase at a

global food grade iron powder market is estimated to be valued at roughly US 4 3 Mn by the end of 2018 and is expected to increase at a CAGR of 5 9 by 2026 By type the food grade iron powder market is segmented into elemental iron and iron compounds

Top Grade Iron Ore May Spike to 100

15 ensp 0183 ensp High grade iron ore may spike to 100 a metric ton as China intensifies a clampdown on pollution by restraining industrial activity adding further momentum to a

Fortescue cuts ore price forecast as lower grade

Fortescue s lower grade material has historically sold at a discount of around 15 per cent to the benchmark high grade iron ore price but that has blown out to around 30 per cent today

Demand for Higher Iron Ore Grade to Aid Vale

8 ensp 0183 ensp On Oct 5 we issued an updated research report on Vale S A VALE Rise in global steel production demand for higher iron ore grade and increased liquidity is

Lower grade iron ore prices are soaring Business

China s preference for higher grade iron ore has declined notably from recent peaks as mills look to cheaper lower grade alternatives like the 58 Fe grade following the fall in steel margins

Iron Ore

The chemical composition of many fine iron ore products continues to decline with time as higher grade reserves are replaced with lower grade reserves for both direct ship and beneficiated products It is expected that this trend of declining iron ore product grades is most likely to continue well into the future

Iron Ore Grade is king but the throne will swing

This is in terms of the new pinch point where most buyer seller demand swings to move prices and actually in absolute tonnage as well By 2025 CRU estimate 64 fines will be 41 of the seaborne iron ore fines market up from 36 now as lower grade is pushed out and medium grade

Column High grade iron ore outperforms as China

When iron ore prices peaked this year in early July 65 ore commanded a premium of just 6 6 over the 62 grade Higher iron ore prices are an incentive for Chinese steel mills to switch to lower

Australia s BC Iron to process blend lower grade Nullagine

19 ensp 0183 ensp BC Iron will start beneficiating lower grade iron ore at its Nullagine mine in Western Australia and blend the material with its standard Bonnie Fines sinter product before selling into Asian steel markets from early 2014 the Perth based miner said

ArcelorMittal studies lower grade iron ore project in

With mining having started at the new Gangra direct shipping ore DSO deposit in Liberia global steel and mining major ArcelorMittal is taking another look at the lower grade resources at its

Discounts for lower grade iron ore here to stay says

Price discounts for lower grade iron ores are here to stay according to BHP Billiton marketing president Mike Henry despite the protestations of smaller miners like Fortescue Metals Group and

Iron Ore ScienceDirect

The understanding of lower grade iron ore mineralogy and the subsequent characterization of lower grade iron ore will allow for the efficient processing of the ores and the optimization of downstream smelting processes SEM based technologies are expected to play a crucial role in the nondestructive data collection needed for such future ventures


21 ensp 0183 ensp X1 5 2 Gray iron castings of the lower strength Grades G1800 and G2500 are characterized by excellent machinability Exhaust manifolds may be made of this grade of iron alloyed or unalloyed These may be annealed castings for exhaust manifolds in order

BHP iron ore mine struggles to make the grade

Both options were set to have some impact on customers and with supply of iron ore tight BHP has chosen to maintain volumes and sell a lower grade product for at least the next year

Demand for low grade iron ore fines increases as end

quot Prices for Carajas fines have not increased as much as medium grade fines As such some mills are able to lower their costs by mixing Carajas fines with low grade fines to achieve a similar output to PBF quot an eastern Chinese mill source said

pig iron

16 ensp 0183 ensp As with pig iron emerging from the furnace a cooling off period would be wise , 2 Stainless steel producers turned to lower grade nickel pig iron shipped in from south east asia and blasted in local

India Scraps Tax on Lower Grade Iron Ore Exports as

29 ensp 0183 ensp India will scrap an export duty on lower grade iron ore shipments in a move that may add to a global glut that s pummeled prices Shares of Vedanta Ltd and NMDC Ltd surged

Iron Ore Pellets Reducing Emissions for Steel

Chinese steel manufacturers who use high grade iron ore pellets can lower the cost of production and raise their profit margin Matt Simpson former general manager of mining for Rio Tinto s