Quebec Iron Ore set to ship first vessel of high-grade Canadian iron ore to Asia

Canada-based Quebec Iron Ore (QIO), a subsidiary of Champion Iron Ltd, said last week it will ship 200,000 wet metric tonnes of high-grade 66% Fe iron concentrate to Asia.

Champion Iron had acquired the Bloom Lake mine facilities in Quebec, Canada, from Cleveland-Cliffs (formerly Cliffs Natural Resources) in 2016. Operations at the mine restarted this past February.

“The first vessel is being loaded almost one month ahead of our original schedule with a high-quality iron ore product fully in line with specifications and with our pilot...

Published

Deepali Sharma

April 02, 2018

14:26 GMT

Singapore