The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (The AusIMM), 2011.
ISBNs 9781921522437 9781628701098
Resumen (en inglés): The last decade has seen unprecedented iron ore price increases and growth in the industry despite the recent global financial crisis. Demand for iron ore continues to grow, particularly from China's iron and steel industry. Hence, the fifth installment in this popular conference series had as its theme "Meeting Growing Demand". The 80+ papers in Iron Ore 2011 look at exploration, geostatistics and ore reserve estimation, ore characterization, mining, processing and project development. Areas covered include developments in Duisburg, Germany, China, the Mesabi Iron Range in the USA, West Africa, Japan and Western Australia.