Anglo American resumes Brazilian iron ore production after slurry pipeline rupture

Anglo American has resumed iron ore output at its Brazilian Minas-Rio operation on Tuesday March 27, following an approval granted by the country’s environmental institute, Ibama.

Operations will return to their normal pace immediately, the miner told Metal Bulletin.

The company stopped iron ore production at Minas-Rio on March 12, after a slurry pipeline designed to transport material from the mining site –...


Ana Paula Camargo

March 27, 2018

23:40 GMT

São Paulo