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Evolve ore die — the grim future of Australia’s steel industry

Michael Sainsbury The latest trade figures from China are in — and it’s not good used for our beleaguered Treasurer. As he prepares to release the Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook, Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey — May budget still not passed — could not have had worse news yesterday. He might, in fact, have felt queasy. China’s latest trade figures laid

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Will 2013 be Groundhog Year for iron ore?

That’s certainly what I’d like to ask Andrew Mackenzie who recently ascended to the top job at BHP Billiton, the world’s biggest and best mining company at a time when it will have to re-engage with its biggest customer. Under Marius Kloppers – the only person on the planet that thought a deal with Rio

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