Port Hedland China iron ore exports flat in Nov at 35.2 mln/T -Pilbara Ports
Iron ore shipments to China from Australia’s Port Hedland terminal were flat at 35.2 million tonnes in November compared with October, port data released showed.
Total November iron ore shipments from the world’s biggest export terminal for the steelmaking raw material were also flat at 41 million tonnes, according to the Pilbara Ports Authority.
Port Hedland is used by three of Australia’s top four iron ore miners, BHP , Fortescue Metals Group and Gina Rinehart’s Hancock Prospecting.
Rio Tinto uses the nearby Dampier and Cape Lambert ports to ship iron ore.
Source: Reuters (Reporting by James Regan; Editing by Tom Hogue)