Venezuela opens four new iron ore, DRI sales tenders

The Venezuelan industry ministry launched four international tenders for the sale of iron ore and direct reduced iron (DRI) fines on Friday September 13.

Three of the tenders are for the offtake of iron ore materials from the country’s sole producer, state-owned miner Ferrominera Orinoco (FMO).

The first is for a 70,000-tonne cargo of lump ore with an expected iron content of 64.57% and a minimum level of 63.37%, while the second is for a 70,000-tonne shipment of lump ore, with expected and minimum levels of Fe...


Ana Paula Camargo

September 16, 2013

05:53 GMT

São Paulo