GFG Alliance signed an agreement with Havilah Resources Limited in Whyalla, SA, with the intent to support the development of iron ore and copper concentrate in SA to potentially feed its planned landmark Next‐Gen 10 Mt steel plant and its copper smelter project in Whyalla.
“It is pleasing to see that sanity has finally prevailed in the decision-making process on the Adani mine,” Australian Industry Group Queensland Head Shane Rodgers said.
The Government has released the December 2018 Quarterly Update of Australia’s National Greenhouse Gas Inventory. The report shows that emissions per capita and the emissions intensity of the economy were at their lowest levels in 29 years in the year to December 2018.
The Australian Government has launched a new strategy to elevate Australia as a world powerhouse in the minerals that will underpin the industries of the future including agritech, aerospace, defence, renewable energy and telecommunications.
Feedback is being sought from across the resources sector and interested community members to help shape new regulations for Victoria’s mines and minerals exploration industries.
Western Australia’s resources industry experienced record sales of $127.4 billion in 2018, according to statistics from the WA Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety.
Rio Tinto has completed commissioning of the $1.9 billion ($A2.6 billion) Amrun bauxite mine on the Cape York Peninsula in Queensland, Australia.
“The extreme price of gas and future risks to supply are dire portents for the future of gas intensive manufacturers, particularly those who use gas as feedstock for basic chemicals, fertiliser and explosives which support our food and resources sectors. Industry needs every option on the table to maximise their chance of investing, creating jobs […]
Industry data published in a new report show Australia’s mining boom is still going strong, Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan said.
Australia’s position as a global leader in the resources sector will be reinforced through the Government’s release of a National Resources Statement. The statement outlines how the government will attract investment, develop new resources and markets and share the benefits of success with more regional communities.