AT A GLANCE: Anglo American’s Q2 iron ore output increases vs last year; production guidance tightens

A summary of the second-quarter iron ore production results for 2021 from British multinational mining company Anglo American, reported in its latest production report released on Tuesday July 20.

In brief

Iron ore production increased by 6%, driven primarily by a 14% increase at Kumba, and partly offset by a 5% decrease at Minas Rio. Total production at Kumba increased, reflecting the effect of Covid-19 lockdowns in Q2 2020, despite reduced Q2 2021 production in response to high stock levels at the mines following rail constraints in...

Published

Min Li

July 20, 2021

11:12 GMT

Shanghai