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    Black Iron advances offtake and construction agreements for Ukraine project

    October 13, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Ukraine-focused iron developer Black Iron has provided an update on the progress of a formal offtake process and construction and investment agreements for its Shymanivske iron ore project. Black Iron is reviewing proposals from the first round of submissions from

  • Iron ore markets won’t quickly recover from Vale disaster, says Black Iron’s Simpson

    April 15, 2019 by John Cumming

    In the following interview excerpt, iron ore expert Matt Simpson, co-founder and CEO of junior Black Iron (TSX: BKI; US-OTC: BKIRF), explains the new landscape for iron ore markets worldwide in the wake of Vale’s horrific tailings dam disaster near

  • IRON ORE: Black Iron inks MOU with Glencore on Shymanivske project

    February 20, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    UKRAINE – Black Iron and Glencore are in talks to finance construction of the junior’s Shymanivske iron ore project and have signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding to begin formal negotiations on the financing and offtake package. The companies envision an investment

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    IRON ORE: Black Iron picks up local partner for Ukraine projects

    July 23, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    UKRAINE – Black Iron of Vancouver and Metinvest BV, Ukraine’s largest mining and steel producer, have signed a deal to jointly develop Black Iron’s Shymanivske and Zelenivske iron ore projects in Kryvyi Rih. Metinvest will make an initial…

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    Black Iron takes on Ukrainian iron ore

    December 4, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Low operating costs and proximity to steel mills in Europe and the Middle East make Black Iron’s Shymanivske iron ore project in the Ukraine a compelling proposition, despite fluctuations in the iron ore price, the Toronto-based company…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Avalon Rare Metals, Black Iron and Sherritt

    November 28, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Avalon Rare Metals of Toronto has named Mark Wiseman to the position of VP sustainability. He is a graduate of the University of Guelph with a BSc in zoology and later obtained his MBA at Laurentian University in Sudbury. Most recently, he…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Black Iron, Thompson Creek, Tyhee Gold and Vale

    May 24, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Black Iron Inc. of Toronto has named George A. Mover  its COO. He is the former project general director of Ferrexpo Yeristovo Mining. He will be based at Black Iron’s Shymanivske project site in Krivoy Rog, Ukraine.