Developers are proposing to add 1.57 billion tonnes of production into the global iron ore market over the coming years. Of this, only 360 million tonnes, roughly 23%, fall within our Highly Probable or base case forecast. For the remainder of the projects on the list, the combination of large capital hurdles, lower prices and slowing demand mean they’re less likely to be developed within this decade.
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There's a lot of growth planned!
Capital requirements are high
Ore grades are highly variable
Bigger isn't always better
It's a new world
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