Railway Lines To Transport Iron Ore In Brazil Egis Group
The most important raw materials are iron ore, coke, limestone, and ferrous scrap. Iron ore ismostly obtained from open cast mines, then crushed and concentrated into pellets (small iron ore balls) or sinter (iron ore lumps baked with coke or coal). Iron ore is mined in about 50 countries, the majority originating from Brazil, Australia, China.Jul 21, 2021 Strong demand from Chinese steel mills, combined with supply disruptions in two of the world's largest iron ore producing countries, Brazil and Australia, will help to maintain near record-high ore prices, according to analyst forecasts. Chinese buyers may turn to African producers like South Africa, Guinea, and even smaller.