Anglo American raises 2019 iron ore production guidance for Minas Rio

Anglo American has raised the 2019 iron ore production guidance for its Minas Rio operations in Brazil while maintaining that for its Kumba operations in South Africa.

The miner now expects Minas Rio to produce 20-22 million tonnes of the steelmaking raw material, compared with 19-21 million tonnes previously, it said in its third-quarter production report published on Tuesday October 22.

The miner continues to ramp up production at Minas Rio after operations were restarted in December last year. A pipeline rupture had kept the mine shut for...


Alex Theo

October 22, 2019

10:06 GMT