Canadian Mining Journal


Labrador Iron Mines Holdings Limited


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    IRON ORE: Tata buys LIM’s share of Howse venture

    April 6, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – Montreal-based Tata Steel Minerals Canada has acquired the remaining 49% of the Howse joint venture. It bought out its partner, Labrador Iron Mines Holdings, for $5 million in cash. The buyout complied with the terms of the…

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    IRON ORE: Positive drill results from Howse deposit

    September 18, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – The drill results from the Howse iron ore deposit near Schefferville, QC, are positive with grades in the 65% range. The deposit is the target of a $5-million exploration program mounted by joint venture partners Labrador Iron…

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    IRON ORE: Joint venture to develop Howse deposit

    September 18, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – Labrador Iron Mines Holdings of Toronto and Tata Steel Minerals Canada of Montreal have finalized their joint venture for the exploration and development of LIM’s Howse iron ore deposit near Schefferville, QC.

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    IRON ORE: Maiden estimate puts Elizabeth resource at 620 million tonnes

    June 24, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – Labrador Iron Mines Holdings of Toronto has released the maiden resource estimate for its Elizabeth taconite project: 620 inferred tonnes at 31.8% Fe, and, says the company, the property has exploration potential for another…

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    Labrador Iron Mines announces first shipment of iron ore for 2013

    June 11, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO, June 7, 2013 /CNW/ – Labrador Iron Mines Holdings Limited (“LIM” or the “Company”) (TSX: LIM) is pleased to announce its first shipment of iron ore for 2013. The JK Pioneer, a Cape-size vessel carrying 174,360 wet metric tonnes of…

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    IRON ORE: Resource grows 33% at LIM’s DSO project

    May 23, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR and QUEBEC – Labrador Iron Mines Holdings of Toronto has revised upwards both the total iron ore resources at its Schefferville/Menihek direct shipping ore project and resources for the stage two expansion. The properties are…

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    IRON ORE: LIM signs two-year deal with IOC

    May 14, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – Labrador Iron Mines Holdings of Toronto has signed a new iron ore sale agreement with the Iron Ore Company of Canada for the sale of all of LIM’s production for 2013 and 2014. LIM sold approximately 2.0 million tonnes of iron…

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    IRON ORE: Millennium, Tata ink DSO deal with Labrador Iron Mines

    March 12, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – Tata Steel Minerals Canada (TSMC), a joint venture of India’s Tata Steel (80%) and Montreal’s New Millennium Iron Corp. (20%), has signed an agreement with Labrador Iron Mines Holdings (LIM) of Toronto. The deal involves shared…

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    TRANSPORTATION: CN suspends study for rail line to Quebec/Labrador iron ore

    February 13, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL – CN has suspended work on the feasibility study for a proposed rail line to new iron ore producers in Quebec and Labrador. The company says that looming slowdowns in mine development timing and the lack of participation by all…

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    IRON ORE: Labrador Iron raises $29M for operations

    February 13, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – Toronto-based Labrador Iron Mines Holdings (LIM) has raise a total of $29.98 million with which to fund the seasonal resumption of work at its Schefferville iron ore mine near the town of the same name. The net proceeds will be…

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    Beaufield proves Chinese firms still interested in iron ore

    October 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The connection between slower growth in China and slumping commodity prices has been well made in the financial press over the last few months, but there are contrary signs to be found by astute investors.

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    PERSPECTIVE: In gold, iron ore they trust

    October 2, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Mining companies appear to be having an easier time attracting investors recently – particularly if they have a gold or iron ore project. Both commodities have been hot, hot, hot the past year, and developers are prospering.