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Minas-Rio

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Early Works
In Construction
Under Construction
Start: 02/2008
Completion: 12/2018
Operation
Current Stage Ramp up / Commissioning
Start:11/2014
Completion: 12/2018
Project Details

Description

The Minas-Río iron ore project will comprise an open pit mine, a beneficiation plant producing high-grade pellet feed, a 525km slurry pipeline running through 32 municipalities in Minas Gerais and Rio de Janeiro states, and an iron ore terminal (a 51:49 joint venture with Pruma Logistica) at Açu port. Minas-Rio, one of Anglo American world's largest mining projects, will create nearly 10,000 jobs during construction and another 1,300 jobs during the ensuing operational phase.

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Key Specs

Full Name
Minas-Rio
Project Type
Iron ore, Open pit mining
Development Phase
Ramp up / Commissioning
Project Status
Active
Project Capacity
26,500,000  t/y (tons per year)  Iron ore
 Open pit mining
Investment
US$ 8.4bn
Completion Date
2019
Lifespan
45
Location

The property is located in the municipality of Itabira, some 190km from Minas Gerais state capital Belo Horizonte in Brazil.

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Owner / operator
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CEO and Head of Nickel and Niobium & Phosphates businesses
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Interim CEO of Iron Ore
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