Anglo lifts Minas-Rio ’19 output guide to 20-22 mln t
Oct 22, 2019 18:00
Continued strong performance at its Minas-Rio mine in Brazil has encouraged Anglo American to boost its iron ore production guidance for the mine for 2019 to 20-22 million tonnes from the previous 19-21 million tonnes, according to the company’s latest quarterly report released on October 22.
Over July-September, Minas-Rio produced 6.1 million wet tonnes of iron ore, up by some 4% on quarter, thanks to “continued strong operational performance and stability due to higher grade ore from the Step 3 mine area and productivity initiatives”, the company said.
Thus, over January-September, total iron ore output at Minas-Rio