BHP Billiton PLC (BLT.L)
21 Nov 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£89,478.89|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||5,323.76|
HOUSTON, Nov 21 - BHP Billiton Ltd has launched a tender offering to sell a 650,000-barrel cargo of processed condensate for delivery during the first half of January at the Houston Ship Channel, according to a document seen by Reuters on Friday.
* BHP's iron ore margins still good, despite price collapse
* 76 shares up, 110 down, 13 unchanged (Adds analysis, quotes, stocks on the move)
MELBOURNE, Nov 20 - BHP Billiton said on Thursday it plans to hold a shareholder vote in May 2015 on its plan to spin off its aluminium, coal, manganese and silver assets into a separate company.
(Corrects final paragraph to show BHP is biggest metallurgical coal miner)
* BHP stuck with troubled nickel arm outside its four pillars
SYDNEY, Nov 12 - BHP Billiton, the world's largest mining company, said on Wednesday it had scrapped the sale of its Nickel West unit after failing to find a buyer at the right price and would continue to operate the nickel business.
LIMA, Nov 11 - Peru's top copper and zinc miner, Antamina, said that a partial labor stoppage had not hurt its production, but the union striking for a second straight day on Tuesday said output was likely down by at least 90 percent.
* Fortescue CEO says port users "collateral damage" in dispute (Adds union comment)
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