Iron Ore Mining in the US to 2020, Global Data

Iron Ore Mining in the US to 2020, Global Data

  • November 2015 •
  • 36 pages •
  • Report ID: 4484281
Iron Ore Mining in the US to 2020

Summary

The US had the sixth-largest global reserves of iron ore, at 6.9 billion tonnes (Bnt) at the end of 2014, accounting for 3.7% of the global total. These iron ore reserves are mostly concentrated in the Mesabi Iron Ore Range in Minnesota, the Marquette iron range in Michigan and in Arizona and Texas. In 2014, the total value of mine production in the US was estimated at US$31.5 billion, of which iron ore accounted for 16%.

Scope

- The report contains an overview of the US iron ore mining industry together with the key factors affecting the industry and demand for the commodity.
- It also provides information about reserves, historic and forecast data on iron ore production, iron ore consumption, ores and concentrates exports, the competitive landscape and active, exploration and development iron ore projects.

Reasons to buy

- Gain an understanding of the iron ore mining industry in the US, its reserves, historic and forecast data on iron ore production, historic and forecast domestic iron ore consumption, iron ores and concentrates exports, demand drivers, active, exploration and development iron ore projects, the competitive landscape and the country's fiscal regime.
Country=UnitedStates Industry=Metals ParentIndustry=HeavyIndustry Date=201511 Publisher=GlobalData Price=2000