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Iron Ore Mining in Brazil to 2020

Iron Ore Mining in Brazil to 2020

Synopsis

Timetric's 'Iron Ore Mining in Brazil to 2020' report comprehensively covers Brazilian reserves of iron ore, by grade and by major producing company, the historic and forecast data on Brazilian iron ore production, historic and forecast production by form - fines and pellets, production by states, historic and forecast production by selected iron ore mines, domestic iron ore consumption, the Brazilian construction industry vs. iron ore consumption and steel production and iron ore imports and exports. The report also includes factors affecting demand for iron ore - the Chinese pig iron and steel production and construction industry vs. Brazilian iron ore exports to China, profiles of major iron ore producing companies and information on the active, exploration and development iron ore projects.The Fiscal Regime section provides information about the country’s regulatory authority, laws, licenses and other fiscal regime information such as taxes, rates and other charges applicable to the mining of the commodity in the country.It is an essential tool for companies active in Brazilian mining and for new competitors considering entering the industry.

Summary

Brazil ranked second after Australia with 31 billion tonnes (Bnt) of iron ore reserves as of January 2015, accounting for 16.3% of global reserves. The country holds high-grade reserves in the state of Para, with most of the country’s operational mines located in Minas Gerais.

Scope

The report contains an overview of the Brazilian iron ore mining industry together with the key factors affecting the industry and demand for the commodity.It also provides information about reserves (also by grade and major producer), the historic and forecast data on Brazilian iron ore production, production by form (fines and pellets), states and selected iron ore mines, domestic iron ore consumption, the Brazilian construction industry vs. iron ore consumption and steel production and iron ore trade, the competitive landscape and active, exploration and development iron ore projects.

Reasons To Buy

    Gain an understanding of the Brazilian iron ore mining industry, its reserves, historic and forecast production (also by form and producing states), historic and forecast production by selected iron ore mines, domestic iron ore consumption, the Brazilian construction industry vs. iron ore consumption and steel production and iron ore trade, demand drivers, active, exploration and development projects, the competitive landscape and the country's fiscal regime.
Key Highlights
  • In terms of iron ore production, Brazil ranked third globally after China and Australia, accounting for 411 million tonnes (Mt) or 20.2% of global iron ore production in 2014.
  • According to the Ministry of Mines and Energy, the country’s iron ore production accounted for US$25.9 billion or 60.2% of Brazil’s total mineral production in 2014.
  • The Brazilian iron ore industry is dominated by Vale SA, the world’s largest producer, with 319.2Mt of iron ore in 2014. The mining industry is governed by the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) and the Brazil Geological Survey (CPRM).


  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • IRON ORE MINING IN BRAZIL - RESERVES, PRODUCTION, CONSUMPTION AND TRADE
    • Reserves by Grade and Major Producing Company
      • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Iron Ore Reserves of Vale SA, 2014
    • Historical and Forecast Production
      • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Historic and Forecast Iron Ore Production (Million Tonnes) and Global Average Iron Ore Prices (US$/dmtu), 2000-2020
      • Production by form - fines and pellets
        • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Historic and Forecast Production by Form - Fines and Pellets (Million Tonnes), 2000-2020
      • Production by state
      • Historical and forecast production of select iron ore mines
        • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Historic and Forecast Iron Ore Production by Selected Mines, (Million Tonnes), 2011-2018
    • Active Mines
      • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Active Mines, 2015
    • Exploration and Development Projects
      • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Exploration Project, 2015
      • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Development Project, 2015
    • Brazil Iron Ore Consumption and Trade
      • Domestic iron ore consumption vs steel production
        • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Historic and Forecast Iron Ore Consumption* vs Crude Steel Production (Million Tonnes), 2001-2020
      • Brazilian construction industry
        • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Brazil Construction Output by Project Type (US$ Million), 2009-2019
      • Iron ore exports
      • Brazilian iron ore ports and Valemax ships
        • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Historic and Forecast Brazilian Iron ore Exports vs Iron Ore Exports to China (Million Tonnes), 2001-2020
      • Exports by country
        • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Exports by County (Million Tonnes), 2014
    • Factors Affecting Demand
      • Chinese iron ore imports vs pig iron and steel production
        • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Chinese Pig Iron and Steel Production vs Iron Ore Imports (Million Tonnes), 2001-2020
      • The Chinese construction industry
        • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Chinese Construction Output by Project Type (US$ Million), 2009-2019
        • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Major Upcoming Infrastructure Projects in China, 2015-2030
  • KEY IRON ORE PRODUCERS IN BRAZIL
    • Vale SA
      • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Vale SA Projects, 2015
    • Anglo American Brasil Ltda
      • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - Anglo American plc Project, 2015
    • MMX Mineracao e Metalicos SA
      • Table Iron Ore Mining in Brazil - MMX Mineracao e Metalicos SA Projects, 2015
  • FISCAL REGIME
    • The Brazilian Mining Industry - Governing Bodies
      • Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME)
      • National Department of Mineral Production (DNPM)
      • Brazil Geological Survey (CPRM)
    • The Brazilian Mining Industry - Governing Laws
      • The Mining Code
    • The Brazilian Mining Industry - Mining Licenses
      • Exploration authorization system
      • Exploration authorization permit
      • Mining concession system
      • Environmental impact assessment (EIA) study for mining activity
      • Environmental licensing for mining activity
    • The Brazilian Mining Industry - Rights and Obligations
      • Rights
      • Obligations
    • The Brazilian Mining Industry - Key Fiscal Terms
      • Royalties
        • Table The Mining Industry in Brazil - Federal Royalties (%), 2014
      • Corporate income tax
      • Land owner royalties
      • Annual tax
        • Table The Mining Industry in Brazil - Mining Taxation (%), 2014
      • Withholding tax
      • Depreciation rates
        • Table The Mining Industry in Brazil - Depreciation Rates (Years and %), 2014
      • Value added tax
  • APPENDIX
    • Abbreviations
    • Bibliography
    • Secondary Research
    • Primary Research
    • Contact Timetric
    • About Timetric
    • Timetric's Services
    • Disclaimer

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