Tag: abbott

September 9, 2013

Australian Mining Cheers Plan to End Carbon Tax

Platts reported the Australian mining industry welcomed Saturday's election of Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his coalition's pledge to abolish...
September 9, 2013

Coal Miners Laud Election of New Australian Prime Minister

Platts reported that over the weekend, Tony Abbott was elected as prime minister of Australia. He has promised to do...
August 23, 2013

Queensland Terminal Sees 80-percent Increase in Coal Throughput

ABC News reported that government figures show that from July 2012 to July 2013 there has been an 80-percent increase...
August 1, 2012

HKEx’s LME Takeover May Boost China’s Copper Warehousing

The HKEx was successful in its takeover bid for the London Metal Exchange, and it looks like China may increase...