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  1. No potash plant at Port of Vancouver - for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Business Journal

    The Port of Vancouver USA is marketing 100 acres at Terminal 5 after letting its much-heralded development deal with Australian mining giant BHP Billiton to expire on June 16. Port of Vancouver USA is marketing nearly 100 acres of prime real estate at its Terminal 5 site after allowing a highly-touted agreement with Australian mining giant BHP ... (more)

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  2. Australian $10b coal-port expansion put on ice due to weak demandRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... The decision came in the wake of a slide in coal prices to five-year lows that has forced miners, led by BHP Billiton Ltd and Glencore, to cancel coal projects, shut mines and sack thousands of workers. The two-terminal project was backed by India's ...

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  3. Former Xstrata head makes play for BHP Billiton's nickelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    Mining magnate Mick Davis made an initial bid for BHP Billiton Ltd.'s nickel assets in Australia, but his offer was rejected as too low, a person familiar with the matter said.

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  4. China Miners' Loss Is BHP Gain as Iron Slumps 44%: CommoditiesRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Rio Tinto Group and BHP Billiton Ltd., two of the world's biggest iron ore producers, are benefiting as falling iron ore prices pressure smaller rivals in China to shut down.

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  5. Asia Stocks Set for Six-Year High on U.S., China Growth OptimismRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... time as U.S. growth rebounds, and Premier Li Keqiang pledged to meet China's target for economic expansion. BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's largest miner, climbed 3.3 percent in Sydney as materials companies led gains. Seiko Epson Corp. surged 7.4 ...

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  6. Australia shares climb 1 pct, gains across all sectorsRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | Reuters

    ... points to 5,437.2 by 0155 GMT. The benchmark fell 0.3 percent to hover at 4-week lows on Wednesday. Blue chips BHP Billiton Ltd and Rio Tinto Ltd jumped 2.7 percent and 2.3 percent each, while Iluka Resources Ltd added 0.7 percent. Overnight LME ...

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  7. Aston Bay Holdings Signs MOU With AntofagastaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Resource Investing News

    ... copper is a key consideration both for the junior and for would-be investors in light of other majors - such as BHP Billiton (ASX: BHP ,NYSE:BHP) - shifting focus and shedding assets this year. Cox was also positive about the prospect of gaining ...

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  8. Baosteel Closer to Aquila Takeover After Rival Plan RejectedRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... today. China's steel output may reach 1.1 billion metric tons in the next 10 years driven by urbanization, BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's biggest miner, said this month. That would be 41 percent more steel than it made last year. Mineral Resources ...

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  9. Baosteel Closer to Aquila Takeover Win After Rival Plan RejectedRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... today. China's steel output may reach 1.1 billion metric tons in the next 10 years driven by urbanization, BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's biggest miner, said this month. That would be 41 percent more steel than it made last year. Mineral Resources ...

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  10. Shell to Raise About $5 Billion by Cutting Stake in WoodsideRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... company, Australia's second-largest energy producer, has a stock market value of about A$35.3 billion. BHP Billiton Ltd., Malaysia's Petroliam Nasional Bhd., or Brazil's Petroleo Brasileiro SA could all be potential suitors for Woodside, Peter Esho, ...

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  11. Shell to cut stake in WoodsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... company, Australia's second-largest energy producer, has a stock market value of about A$35.3 billion. BHP Billiton, Malaysia's Petroliam Nasional or Brazil's Petroleo Brasileiro SA could all be potential suitors for Woodside, Peter Esho, managing ...

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  12. Asia stocks mixed with Iraq, Fed in focus; Nikkei ends up 0.3%Read the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    ... in the mining sector weighed on the benchmark index, with Fortescue Metals Group (ASX:FMG) down 3%, while BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP) and Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO) slumped 0.7% and 1% respectively. Meanwhile, shares in mainland China and Hong Kong came under ...

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  13. Shell's Share Sale Benefits Small Circle of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Shell said it will sell 78.3 million shares in Woodside-Australia's second-largest oil and gas producer after BHP Billiton Ltd. - for A$41.35 each to institutional investors, representing a 3.5% discount to the previous day's close. The Anglo-Dutch ...

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  14. Shell to Sell Stake in Australia's Woodside for $5 BillionRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... to exit from Woodside has sparked speculation that the Australian company may become an acquisition target. BHP Billiton Ltd., Malaysia's Petroliam Nasional Bhd., or Brazil's Petroleo Brasileiro SA could all be potential suitors for Woodside, Peter ...

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  15. China Adds to Iron Ore Glut as Record Output Seen This YearRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... in March and fell below $90 today for the first time since 2012 as top miners including Rio Tinto Ltd. and BHP Billiton Ltd. expanded output. An increase in Chinese iron ore output would weigh on prices and boost steel mills' bargaining power over ...

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  16. Shell cuts stake in Australia's WoodsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | MarketWatch

    ... Tuesday, the two companies said Shell would sell a 19% stake in Australia's biggest oil company behind BHP Billiton Ltd. over the next 24 hours. Half the shares would be sold to institutional investors, while Woodside would buy back the remainder, ...

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  17. Australia shares edge down to near 4-wk lows; banks, energy downRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Reuters

    ... on the market, with world no.4 iron ore miner Fortescue Metals Group Ltd falling 3.2 percent, while blue-chips BHP Billiton Ltd and Rio Tinto Ltd each dropped 0.9 percent. Spot iron ore fell below $90 a tonne to its lowest since September 2012, ...

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  18. China considers 'game changer'Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... projects." China's steel output may reach 1.1 billion metric tons in the next 10 years driven by urbanization, BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's biggest miner, said this month. That would be 41 percent more steel than it made last year. The Asian ...

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  19. Africa: The Brics - Yash Tandon Asks Tough Questions - Which We All Need to PonderRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... and which today from London, New York or Melbourne runs the global and domestic operations of Anglo, DeBeers, BHP Billiton, the other mining houses, Old Mutual and Liberty Life in insurance, SAB Miller beer, Didata info tech, Mondi paper, and a few ...

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  20. Iron Ore Below $90 for First Time Since 2012 as Demand SlowsRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... eight of the past nine weeks. Iron ore slumped 34 percent this year as mining companies including Vale SA and BHP Billiton Ltd. expanded output, betting on sustained growth in demand from China even as economic expansion slowed. Stockpiles at ...

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