BHP Billiton Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. European Stock Selloff Intensifies as DAX Heads for Bear MarketRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | The Washington Post

    ... lowest level since January 2013 and briefly dropped below 6,000 for the first time since 2012. Glencore Plc and BHP Billiton Ltd. tumbled more than 5 percent. Abengoa SA was the only of two Stoxx 600 companies rising. A report said one of its ...

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  2. Iron billionaire slams 'market vandalism'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Iol.co.za

    ... identifying any companies. Iron ore sank last month to the lowest in at least six years as Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton Ltd in Australia and Brazil's Vale SA boosted cheap supply, betting higher volumes would offset lower prices. Fortescue will hold ...

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  3. Global smartphone sales growth slows Apple raises $1.65 billion in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | NWAonline

    ... Australia, referring to global market selloffs. The deal from Apple eclipses the $730 million transaction from BHP Billiton Ltd. in March that had been this year's largest non-financial company bond sale, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. ...

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  4. Glencore's $31 Billion Debt Weighs on Trader Amid Commodity RoutRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Bloomberg

    ... Swaps on Rio Tinto Group reached a more than two-year-high of 130 basis points on Thursday, while swaps on BHP Billiton Ltd. hit a three-year high of 104 basis points, the data show. Bonds sold by Noble Group Ltd., Asia's biggest commodity trader, ...

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  5. Iron ore shipments return to normal at TianjinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Seeking Alpha

    BHP Billiton says normal iron ore shipments have been restored at the Chinese port of Tianjin after deadly blasts caused disruptions, while Fortescue Metals says deliveries were unaffected. BHP's cargoes were disrupted yesterday after the explosions forced authorities to restrict vessels calling at the facility, while Rio Tinto says four fully laden bulk carriers were re-routed; Fortescue says its shipments were being delivered and handled as normal.

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  6. Tianjin Ship Disruptions Persist as Some Oil Cargoes BarredRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | The Washington Post

    About 110 vessels are anchored in the sea off the port, according to data compiled by Bloomberg, and freight companies including Auckland, New Zealand-based Mainfreight Ltd. and Japan's Sankyu Inc. said the blast will cause delays or impact their businesses. Fortescue Metals Group Ltd. and BHP Billiton Ltd. said operations at the port resumed and they didn't anticipate an impact to deliveries.

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  7. Oil Billionaire Gutseriev Turns to China for Potash MineRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | The Washington Post

    ... market. There's more supply coming, with Eurochem Group AG's fields in Russia due to start in late 2017 while BHP Billiton Ltd. is looking to build the Jansen project in the next decade. Global production capacity may increase 24 percent through ...

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  8. Iron Ore Set for Best Weekly Run in a Year After Tianjin BlastsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | The Washington Post

    ... surprise devaluation this week pushed up rates. While there was no damage to the iron ore discharging berths, BHP Billiton Ltd. said shipments and port operations were disrupted. Rio Tinto Group had four fully laden vessels in the harbor which were ...

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  9. UK Stocks-Factors to watch on August 14Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | Reuters

    ... this year, taking advantage of attractively priced assets in a difficult environment to expand market share. * BHP BILLITON - BHP Billiton's iron ore operations have been disrupted at the port of Tianjin after two massive explosions ripped through ...

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  10. Oil Billionaire Gutseriev Turns to China for Belarus Potash MineRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Washington Post

    ... market. There's more supply coming, with Eurochem Group AG's fields in Russia due to start in late 2017, while BHP Billiton Ltd. is looking to build the Jansen project in the next decade. Gutseriev, the largest shareholder of closely held Russian ...

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  11. Guessing End to Iron Slump Clouded by 600 Million-Ton Steel GapRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Washington Post

    ... the Americas and the rest of Asia for a year. Some owners of iron-ore mines including Rio Tinto Group and BHP Billiton Ltd. remain bullish and expect Chinese steel demand to grow. China-based J Capital Research Ltd.'s analyst Tim Murray and ...

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  12. Deadly China Port Blast Halts Oil Ships as BHP Ore DisruptedRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Washington Post

    Oil tankers and vessels carrying "hazardous products" are barred from calling at the port after multiple explosions rocked the city on Wednesday, according to a post from the official microblog of the Tianjin Maritime Safety Administration at 11:22 a.m. local time Thursday. BHP Billiton Ltd. and Rio Tinto Group said iron ore shipments were disrupted.

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  13. Iron Ore Trade to China Faces Disruption After Tianjin BlastRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Washington Post

    "There was no damage to the iron ore discharging berths following the explosion," Melbourne-based BHP Billiton Ltd. said in a statement on Thursday. "However, shipments and port operations have been disrupted as a result and we are working with our customers to minimize any potential impact."

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  14. Glencore eyes $790 mln write-down on oil assetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | MarketWatch

    ... capital expenditure to preserve cash. Glencore is not alone in making such a move. Anglo-Australian miner, BHP Billiton Ltd (BHP) said last month it would write down its U.S. onshore petroleum business by roughly $2 billion post-tax after the ...

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  15. Ignore The Commodity Message At Your Own PerilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Seeking Alpha

    ... past three years. Australia is known as "China's quarry" and had enjoyed a decade-long boom selling iron ore. BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) and Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ) have spent billions of dollars to double iron ore production over the past five years ...

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  16. Glencore, Fortescue Lead Miners' Slump as Yuan Extends LossRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Washington Post

    Glencore, the mining and commodities company led by billionaire Ivan Glasenberg, tumbled as much as 11 percent to a record low in Hong Kong Wednesday, while iron ore exporter Fortescue fell as much as 9.1 percent and closed down 8 percent in Sydney. BHP Billiton Ltd. slid as much as 5 percent in Sydney and closed 4.3 percent lower.

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  17. Help us get this burger to AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | NEWS.com.au

    ... in Australia, and is giving shareholders the option to buy more shares. AUSTRALIA's biggest mining company, BHP Billiton, is in a perilous fight with angry locals over one of its most prominent projects. WILLIAM King once lived the high life, full ...

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  18. Weaker Yuan Wallops Commodities as Importers Face Higher CostsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | The Washington Post

    ... as 7.7 percent to a record low in Hong Kong, while iron ore exporter Fortescue fell as much as 9.1 percent and BHP Billiton Ltd. slid as much as 4.5 percent in Sydney trading. China's move on the yuan adds momentum to the dollar, which strengthened ...

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  19. CBA posts record profit, launches raisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | NEWS.com.au

    ... yuan's biggest one-day drop in a decade. What does it mean for the world? AUSTRALIA's biggest mining company, BHP Billiton, is in a perilous fight with angry locals over one of its most prominent projects. FIFTEEN minutes - that's how long it'll ...

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  20. Miners Crushed By China Currency DevaluationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Barron's

    ... its recent average. Glencore ( UK: GLEN ), the London-listed commodities firm, plunged 7.3%; iron ore giants BHP Billiton of Australia ( AU: BHP ) and Rio Tinto ( UK: RIO ) were hit for 5% and 3.1%, respectively. These declines hit ETFs with a ...

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