Australia, which is the world’s leading producer and exporter of iron ore, experienced slower production growth in 2019 of 1.2%, versus 2.8% in 2018, partly due to the effect of Cyclone Veronica. The cyclone caused production disruption at two of the country’s three largest producers, Rio Tinto and BHP, with respective falls of in output of
World Bureau of Metal Statistics. "Iron ore production in Australia from 2010 to 2019 (in million metric tons)." Chart. May 5, 2020. Statista. Accessed January 05, 2021. https://statista
Iron Ore Mining in Australia industry outlook (2020-2025) This percentage represents tangible or intangible property held by businesses for use in the production or supply of goods and services or for rental to others in the regular operations of the business. It excludes those assets intended for sale.
2020-7-24 · Iron Ore Rocks Outback Australia (Credit: Adwo/Shutterstock) With 30% of the world’s estimated 170 billion tonnes in its backyard, iron ore forms a central pillar of the mining industry in Australia. Most of the country’s iron ore is located in Western Australia, which stood second in terms of global iron ore production,
2021-1-5 · World iron ore production in 2013 was 2.95 billion tonne, with the major producers being China, Australia, and Brazil. Production in Australia was 530 Mtonne. South Australian total production in 2013 was in the order of 12 Mtonne, including 3.2 Mtonne of magnetite direct shipping ore, and 665,000 tonne of magnetite concentrate.
2020-8-27 · This production is a sizeable jump from the 900 million tonnes generated in 2018, which was driven by iron mining giants Rio Tinto (currently the world’s top iron ore producer) and BHP Group, which are most active in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.
2020-12-14 · Australia's EDR of iron ore declined from 1994 to 2003 (Figure 3.17) as a result of the combined impacts of increased rates of mine production and mining companies re-estimating reserves and resources to comply with the requirements of the JORC Code.
This statistic shows the worldwide iron ore production 2012-2018, by country. The mine production of iron ore in the United States reached approximately 56 million metric tons in 2014.