Iron Ore Mine, Cape Lambert, Australia : News Photo

Iron Ore Mine, Cape Lambert, Australia

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CAPE LANBERT, AUSTRALIA-AUGUST 22, 2012: Cape Lambert is an Australian sea port for exporting iron ore and is operated by Rio Tinto Iron Ore which is one of the world�s largest mining companies. The port was opened in 1972 and iron ore arrives by train from Rio Tinto�s mining operations in Pilbara. The port can handle 80 million tons of iron ore annually and is in the process of expanding its capacity to 353 million tons by 2015 at a cost of $3 billion (Photo DigitalGlobe via Getty Images)
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CAPE LANBERT, AUSTRALIA-AUGUST 22, 2012: Cape Lambert is an Australian sea port for exporting iron ore and is operated by Rio Tinto Iron Ore which is one of the world�s largest mining companies. The port was opened in 1972 and iron ore arrives by train from Rio Tinto�s mining operations in Pilbara. The port can handle 80 million tons of iron ore annually and is in the process of expanding its capacity to 353 million tons by 2015 at a cost of $3 billion (Photo DigitalGlobe via Getty Images)
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December 20, 2012
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