Vale's Malaysian iron ore distribution center to continue operations despite earlier warning of possible suspension

Vale’s iron ore distribution and blending center at the Teluk Rubiah Maritime Terminal (TRMT) in Malaysia will continue working after all, Vale said on Friday March 20, having earlier warned that operations might be suspended at the end of the month.

On Wednesday March 18, the miner had said that operations at the terminal could be suspended until March 31 due to the impact of local government's measures aimed at checking the spread of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). 

“Based on the communications from, and our discussions with, the national and local...

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Zihao Yu

March 20, 2020

07:41 GMT

Singapore