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BHP Group is exploring options for its thermal coal business including a disposal amid a growing investor focus on environmental, social and governance issues. Big miners are facing increased pressure from institutional investors concerned about global warming to exit coal or cap production. Norway has just announced plans to tighten restrictions on coal investments for its $1tn sovereign wealth fund, targeting producers including BHP as well as Glencore and Anglo American.
Tighter environmental controls are pushing Chinese mills to go for higher-quality imported ore as opposed to domestic ore. Seaborne iron ore exporters including Vale (VALE), BHP Billiton (BHP), and Rio Tinto (RIO) generate more than two-thirds of the total seaborne iron ore supply.
Canada's Nutrien Ltd , the world's biggest producer of potash fertilizer, said on Tuesday that it was evaluating whether to expand its annual production capacity by 5 million tonnes after 2023, around the time that metals miner BHP Billiton is considering a move into potash. In a presentation to investors in Toronto, Chief Executive Chuck Magro said the additional capacity would consist of expansions to existing Canadian mines during the next decade. Nutrien currently has some 5 million tonnes of idled potash capacity due to soft prices in recent years.
Canada's Nutrien Ltd , the world's biggest producer of potash fertilizer, said on Tuesday that it was evaluating whether to expand its annual production capacity by 5 million tonnes after 2023, around ...
As Vale Warns of a Possible Dam Collapse, Iron Ore Surges(Continued from Prior Part)Reduced supply of iron oreIron ore miners, including Vale (VALE), BHP Billiton (BHP), and Rio Tinto (RIO), have signaled reduced iron ore production, and steel mills
BP's plate is full following its acquisition last year of BHP Billiton's shale oil and gas assets, says CEO Bob Dudley. Chevron's battle with Occidental Petroleum to take control of Anadarko Petroleum is fueling speculation about more U.S. oil and gas deal-making. Dudley expects drillers to continue swapping land to optimize operations in the Permian Basin, the top U.S. shale region.
The retailer earned an adjusted $1.41 per share for the fourth quarter, beating estimates by 8 cents a share. Revenue also beat Wall Street forecasts. U.S. comparable-store sales rose 4.2 percent, topping the Refinitiv consensus of a 3.2 percent increase.
"In 2018 we invested $12 billion of organic capital, underpinned by continued gains in execution performance, great delivery from the team and thereby creating the space for the BHP transaction," BP Upstream CEO Bernard Looney said. This proved overly cautious," J.P. Morgan analyst Christyan F. Malek said. The high cost of the deal did raise questions shortly after its close, as the closure on November 1 saw oil prices on the WTI crude decline from around $67 per barrel to around $40 per barrel on Christmas Eve.
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Air Products' (APD) new ASU produces liquid oxygen, nitrogen and argon, allowing the company to strengthen its presence in a dynamic environment.
Buoyant earnings outlook, upbeat prospects from the Vale Fertilizantes buyout and strong market fundamentals drive Mosaic's (MOS) shares.