NEW YORK Iron
ore producer Labrador Iron Mines Holdings Ltd. is restarting
mine development at its Gill iron ore property in the Labrador
Trough in northeastern Canada, the company told AMM
sister publication Steel First.
company intends to start exploration in 2014 to determine the
mineral reserve and resource number.
starts, iron ore will be trucked to the companys Silver
Yards processing plant, which connects to the main rail line to
transport iron ore to the Port of Sept-Iles. Production is
likely to be sold to Asian steelmakers.
The company started
its third operating season at its James Mine in April and
operations are expected to continue until the end of November.
It expects to ship 1.7 million tonnes of iron ore in 2013,
having already produced 1.05 million tonnes so far this
A version of this article was first published by AMM sister
publication Steel First.