Global Iron Ore Market Size, Share, Growth Report to 2015 by Radiant Insights

Global Iron Ore Market Share, Analysis, Trends, Growth,
Analysis and Outlook, Overview and Forecasts 2015: Radiant
This report provides a breakdown of mining cash costs per tonne for individual iron ore operations, company
production and country production. Timetric's analysis covers 70 iron ore operations accounting for over 1,300Mt
of iron ore production globally, the majority of which is export production.
Overall 30 companies have been included, ranging from the large producers , such as Rio Tinto, Vale and BHP
Billiton, to one-mine companies, such as BC Iron, and large steel producers, such as Arcelor Mittal.
This presentation and accompanying Excel data provide an iron ore cost curve for 70 mines contributing to over
90% of the seaborne iron ore market, with breakdown of costs into mining, processing, admin, freight and
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Specific datasets include:
• Global Mine Level Cost Costs
• Global Company Equity Production Costs
• Country level Production Costs
• Rio Tinto Cost Curve
• Vale Cost Curve
• BHP Billiton Curve
The report is based Timetric's proprietary cost estimation model and data from Timetric's Mining Intelligence
Reasons to Buy

• Understand the global industry structure of iron ore mines
• Analyse mines you may be working with, including how they compare against their peers
• Assess the performance of iron ore companies
Key Highlights
• The cost analysis indicates the dominance of the three largest iron ore producers: Rio Tinto, Vale and BHP
Billiton. These three producers not only account for the largest share of world production but also have the lowestcost operations.
• Low strip ratios will ensure most operations have low mining costs per tonne. Indeed strip ratios are often the
determinant for whether a iron ore deposit is economically feasible.
• BHP Billiton's Yandi...