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Mining - Vale

Vale is a global mining company, transforming natural resources into prosperity and sustainable development. Headquartered in Brazil and present in about 30 countries, we employ approximately 125,000 people between direct employees and permanent contractors.

Brazil warns 'we'll be back' with iron ore expansion threat

Jul 31, 2020· As Australia's high-flying iron ore miners focus on the threat posed by new African mines, Brazil's Vale flagged a big expansion and vowed 'we'll be back'.

The world's biggest iron ore mines

Feb 19, 2014· The Vale-owned Carajas mine in the state of Para in Northern Brazil is the world's biggest iron ore mine holding 7.27 billion tonnes of proven and probable reserves as of December 2012. Carajas is an open pit mining operation targeting the Serra Norte, Serra Sul, and the Serra Leste iron ore deposits in the Carajás District.

Brazil's Vale signs $7 billion settlement in mining ...

RIO DE JANEIRO -- Brazilian mining giant Vale signed a settlement deal on Thursday to pay 37.7 billion reais ($7 billion) to the state of Minas Gerais, following the collapse of a dam two years ...

Brazilian mining company to pay out £86m for disaster that ...

Jul 16, 2019· The Brazilian mining giant Vale has agreed to pay out £86m ($107m) in collective moral damages and £150,000 ($186,000) to each of the close relatives of …

Brazilian Mine Disaster Leaves 58 Dead, 200 Missing ...

Jan 28, 2019· On Friday, a dam associated with an iron ore mine in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais breached, unleashing a torrent of water and mine waste into the Paraopeba River. So far, 58 people are ...

Brazil Reopens Iron Ore Supply, Impact on Aussie Miners ...

Jun 18, 2020· Brazil is the second largest iron ore exporting country in the world, with Australia in first place. Production at Itabira stopped on 5 June this year, after a court ordered its closure when several workers tested positive for coronavirus. According to Vale, the court approved the reopening yesterday after the company increased measures to ...

Mining disaster in Brazil is an environmental catastrophe

Nov 17, 2015· Mining disaster in Brazil is an environmental catastrophe The collapse of two dams at a Brazilian mine spells an absolute catastrophe, with effects that could haunt Brazil for years to come.

Sick workers control Brazil's iron ore output

Jun 02, 2020· The Brazilian company at the centre of the iron ore price rally says its mines are running on minimum staff levels to prevent the spread of the coronavirus among its workforce, as its licence to ...

Iron ore jumps over 5% as Brazil's Vale reports subdued ...

Feb 04, 2021· Iron ore futures leapt on Thursday, after Vale SA released lacklustre annual production figures, as the Brazilian mining giant struggled to boost output due to operational constraints as a …

Brazil Iron Ore Mining Report 2020-2024: Iron Ore ...

Sep 25, 2020· The "Brazil Iron Ore Mining to 2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. "Brazil Iron Ore Mining to 2024" provides a comprehensive coverage on Brazil's iron ore industry ...

True giants of mining: World's top 10 iron ore mines ...

Sep 17, 2015· The top 10 iron ore mining centers, ranked by ore mined in 2014 calendar year. ... Vale's Mariana mining hub in Brazil consists of three mines, and produced roughly 39Mt of iron ore …

Iron ore mine production Brazil | Statista

Nov 23, 2020· In 2018, iron ore mine production in Brazil amounted to approximately 450 million metric tons, a decrease of less than one percent in comparison to the previous year.

Iron ore mine production by state Brazil | Statista

Nov 23, 2020· The Brazilian state of Minas Gerais was the leading mine producer of iron ore in Brazil in 2018, with over 252 million metric tons produced.

Mining in Brazil - Wikipedia

Jan 25, 2019· Ten bodies have been found and more than 400 people are unaccounted for after a dam operated by the mining firm Vale collapsed in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, releasing a wave of red iron ...

MINE | Brazil Iron LTD | Brazil Iron Mineração LTDA

The mine is owned and operated by Brazil Iron Mineração Ltda, our owned Brazilian subsidiary. Production commenced at the mine in 2011/12 under a trial mining license (Guia de Utilização – "GU"), at which point approximately 400 kt of high-grade DSO was extracted and sold to customers in Brazil, Europe and China.

Brazil Iron Ore Mining Report 2020-2024: Iron Ore ...

The "Brazil Iron Ore Mining to 2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. "Brazil Iron Ore Mining to 2024" provides a comprehensive coverage on Brazil's iron ore industry ...

Mining disaster in Brazil is an environmental catastrophe

Nov 16, 2015· Mining disaster in Brazil is an environmental catastrophe The collapse of two dams at a Brazilian mine spells an absolute catastrophe, with effects that could haunt Brazil for years to come.

The world's biggest iron ore mines

The Vale-owned Carajas mine in the state of Para in Northern Brazil is the world's biggest iron ore mine holding 7.27 billion tonnes of proven and probable reserves as of December 2012. Carajas is an open pit mining operation targeting the Serra Norte, Serra Sul, and the Serra Leste iron …

Brazil dam burst: at least 15 feared dead after disaster ...

Nov 06, 2015· A dam that burst at an iron-ore mine in south-eastern Brazil on Thursday is thought to have killed at least 15 people, devastating a nearby town with …

Massive Brazilian iron ore project could crimp Australian ...

Sep 14, 2020· Australian iron ore miners cemented their leading position in the Chinese market after the Brumadinho dam failure at a Vale-operated mine in eastern Brazil last year derailed the South American country's shipments. Roughly 60 per cent of iron ore shipments …

Vale S.A. - Wikipedia

Vale's Mariana Hub was the 9th largest iron ore mining center in the world in 2014, with an output of 39 million metric tonnes. Vale's Serra Sull / S11D is the largest mining reserve in the world. The company's iron ore mines are primarily in Brazil. Nickel: Vale is the world's largest nickel producer.

10 Biggest Mining Companies - Investopedia

Sep 14, 2020· Vale is a Brazil-based multinational mining company. It produces iron ore, pellets, manganese, iron alloys, gold, nickel, copper, bauxite, alumina, …

Mining in Brazil – statistics & facts | Statista

Dec 04, 2020· A rusty red iron ore kingdom Despite its diverse wealth of resources, iron ore is undoubtedly the backbone of Brazil's mining success. In 2018, iron exports alone made up …