Metals Consulting International MCI expert technical support

Our parent company MCI was founded in 2003. Saint Barbara was founded in 1992. Steelonthenet was launched in 2001, SteelExpertWitness was formed in 2017 and MetalExpertWitness was set up in 2020. Most of our metal experts have 20 or 25 years of technical, operational or consulting …

What is Sustainability in the Context of Mineral Deposits ...

2017-10-1 · An evaluation on mine waters discharged from Iron Mountain (California, USA) indicates "ore grade" concentrations up to 650 mg/L copper and 2,600 mg/L zinc in water with a pH less than 1.5 at a flow rate up to 50 L/s (Alpers et al. 2003).The calculated value of the water in terms of metals (primarily as copper and zinc) could be in excess of US$12,000 a day, making it a mid-size base-metal ...

Why iron-ore prices are on track to suffer their largest ...

2021-8-20 · At $148.99 per metric ton on Aug. 17, the CME August futures contract TIOQ21, -0.26% for 62% iron-ore fines delivered to China traded around 30% lower month to date, on track for the largest ...

Feasibility studies for mining projects – AMC Consultants

Cost estimates based on factored or comparative prices. Usually result in an Ore Reserve estimate; Study accuracy 20% to 25%. Ready to proceed to final feasibility study. Final feasibility studies. The final feasibility study is usually based on the most attractive alternative for …

Here are the breakeven costs for Australia''s iron ore miners

2015-4-8 · Here are the breakeven costs for Australia''s iron ore miners. Iron ore is getting slammed. Over two months the commodity has fallen almost 25%. Overnight, iron ore …

Iron ore price returns to above $US200 ...

2021-6-2 · "Australia''s iron ore miners are some of the most efficient in the world, delivering record volumes of high-quality Australian iron ore to major trading partners across the globe," Pitt said.

WA Iron Ore Profile

2021-4-14 · In February 2021, the iron ore price fell 3% to US$165 a tonne, and steel product prices rose 3%. The 2020-21 WA Government Pre-Election Financial Projections Statement forecasts the iron ore price delivered to north China (including cost and freight) will average US$134.3 a tonne in 202021, before falling to $65.6 a tonne in 2021-22.

China will likely succeed in crashing Australia''s iron ore ...

2021-8-11 · So, Chinese demand decides the iron ore price. Currently, the picture on that front is getting worse daily. China has been tightening credit to the steel-intensive sectors of its economy, property ...

Lithium Mining: The Hidden Environmental Cost of EVs ...

2021-2-9 · There will also be an enormous complex to extract lithium from the mined ore for its conversion into a non-volatile carbonate form to be made into batteries. Because lithium''s concentration in ore at Thacker Pass runs as low as two-tenths of one percent, producing one ton of the stuff for use by society entails strip mining and processing as ...

Mining Cost Service

Mining Cost Service is the industry standard reference for Mining Cost Estimation. This system places cost estimating data at your fingertips with conveniently indexed information to make your cost estimates faster, easier, and more credible. Monthly updates assure that you are working with the most current cost …

SMM Advantage

2018-5-2 · SMM consulting is the market consulting division of SMM (Shanghai Metals Market). We provide in-depth market solutions for global suppliers, traders, downstream users, government and financial institutions across steel, basic metal, minor and precious metal industries.

Here are the breakeven costs for Australia''s iron ore miners

2015-4-8 · Here are the breakeven costs for Australia''s iron ore miners. Iron ore is getting slammed. Over two months the commodity has fallen almost 25%. Overnight, iron ore was $48.06 per tonne – a far ...

Costmine

Mining Cost Service continues to be a useful reference on a wide range of topics for early stage mine planning through to ''fill the gaps'' on more detailed studies. Mining Cost Service provides an independent source for information on equipment, quantities and cost for a significant number of mining methods and range of production rates.

Avoided energy cost of producing minerals: The case of ...

2019-11-1 · Thus, the total specific energy for concentrating iron ore at the average ore grade (∼ 50% iron) from Thanatia (3.63% iron) was considered as the sum of the energy for the ore-handling process and the energy for concentration. In our model, the minerals for concentration are obtained from Earth''s crust; surface mining is assumed.

Australian iron ore prices rise in China

2021-1-19 · Australia''s iron ore fines prices have reached US$172.6 per tonne ($224.66), according to MySteel''s index for the 62 per cent iron ore Australian fine price on January 18.

Iron ore in 2021 is looking like... iron ore in 2020 ...

2020-12-26 · Iron ore prices include shipping costs to China. It should be remembered that iron ore reference prices are based on the cost of cargoes at the point of entry in China. This is known as a delivered price, and includes the cost of shipping iron ore …

Explore Minnesota

2016-6-20 · Explore Minnesota: IRON ORE. Minnesota''s iron ore operations have a production capacity of about 40 million tons of high-grade iron ore annually, which is approximately 75 percentof total U.S. iron ore production. To produce 40 million tons of high-grade iron ore pellets, Minnesota moves on the order of 240 million

commodity prices iron ore coal gas electricity cost trends

Iron Ore: price figures are for Chinese imported iron ore fines (62% Fe spot, CFR Tianjin port). The units are $ per metric tonne. Natural Gas and Electricity Costs: Gas is Russian origin, border price in Germany expressed in US $ per million metric British Thermal Units. Electricity figures are average monthly US costs for industrial consumers.

Operating Cost for Miners | SRK Consulting

Operating Cost for Miners | SRK Consulting. Opening a new mine or expanding an existing operation can be a challenging and daunting task. Aside from assessing and evaluating social-environmental concerns and designing the mining and material movement approach, the first question often asked is, "how much will it cost us to mine?" This may need ...

Iron Price 2020 [Updated Daily]

2021-8-10 · Daily Iron Price. $ 215.82. per metric ton. Last Updated: August 10, 2021, 1:01 pm. Prices updated daily. First there was the Stone Age, which was followed by the Bronze Age. The Iron Age is the last period of prehistoric societies, and it''s said to have begun about 14,000 years ago. Large scale production of iron only began about 2000 BC ...

Sustainable low-carbon mining, minerals and metals …

In an iron ore project we''ve been working on in the Pilbara, our technological analysis unlocked an extra 1000 hours per annum of run time from a customer''s plant at no extra capital cost. Digital was a running theme in our work for the proposed underground Wafi-Gulpu copper/gold project in Papua New Guinea.

Can the iron ore price keep rising?

2021-6-30 · 10/08/2021 Copper and iron ore have benefited materially from China''s stimulus and the developed world recovery. But Morningstar analyst Mat Hodge see these benefit as transitory. 05/08/2021 We believe the transaction has a high chance of succeeding. 03/08/2021 The industry still has significant …

Will iron ore prices continue to rise or will prices ...

2021-2-25 · Earlier this month, investment bank Credit Suisse forecast the price of iron ore reaching $150 in 2021. Two weeks later it had exceeded that and today is around $164. That''s the highest it''s been in nearly a decade. The reason for the iron ore price rise is increasing demand and reduced supply. Source: Business Insider – Iron Ore ...

Iron Ore | Metals & Mining | McKinsey & Company

Iron Ore Cost Curves and Models Highly granular historical and forecasted cash costs broken down by activity, including mining, processing, overhead, freight, treatment charge, refining charge, by-products, royalties, and additional full sustaining costs, such as sustaining capital-expenditure and corporate selling, general, and administrative ...

Ore Stockpiling – Why are we doing this again?

2016-4-28 · Such stockpiles will only grow as large as the operator allows them to grow. At any time the operator can process the material and deplete the stockpile. Be aware that mining operations might still be mining other ore types, then those ores may need to be stockpiled during the campaigning. That means even more ore stockpiles at site. 2.

Iron Ore Company of Canada

We are a leading North American producer and exporter of premium iron ore pellets and high-grade concentrate. Our operations include a mine with five operational pits, a concentrator and a pelletizing plant located near Labrador City and the wholly-owned 418 km railroad, the Quebec North Shore and Labrador Railway (QNS&L), that links our Labrador operations to Company-owned port facilities in ...

International Mining Consulting | DMT GROUP

DMT is a 700-strong team of engineers, geophysicists, technicians and consultants, operating from 30 offices in four continents. We employ highly-qualified specialists, familiar with all relevant international standards and modelling software, many of whom boast decades of international experience in the mining …

Mining Cost Models | Commodity Cost Curves | Cost Services ...

Comprehensive coverage of the global industry cost structure for the mining and production of iron ore fines, lump, pellet feed and pellets for the years 2006-2030 Detailed analysis and benchmarking for over 300 iron ore mines and projects around the world - including over 96% of global production - with a user-friendly and flexible Cost Model

Copyright © 2007- AMC | Sitemap