BHP Billiton

Formed by the merger of Australia’s Broken Hill Proprietary with South African miner Billiton, BHP Billiton is the model for a modern resources company. The company produces iron ore, copper, diamonds and aluminium, oil and natural gas, though it is base metals that remain the core of the business.

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Mining giant BHP today said that it had hit its guidance for production of iron ore, coal and copper despite the disruption caused by the coronavirus crisis.

Mining giant BHP today said that it had hit its guidance for production of iron ore, coal and copper despite

July 21, 2020
Mining giant BHP has maintained its production guidance for iron, coal and petroleum for 2020 despite the ongoing economic shutdown caused by coronavirus.

Mining giant BHP has maintained its production guidance for iron, coal and petroleum for 2020 despite the ongoing economic shutdown

April 21, 2020
BHP's coal production slips due to Australian bushfires

The ongoing bushfires in Australia knocked BHP’s production of thermal coal, the world’s largest miner announced today, but its 2020

January 21, 2020
BHP becomes largest shareholder in Ecuador-focused Solgold

BHP will become the largest shareholder in Ecuador-focused mining company Solgold, with approximately 14.7 per cent of the firm’s share

November 25, 2019
Anglo-Australian miner BHP appoints new global chief executive

BHP announced that it had appointed a new chief executive this morning, with current boss Andrew MacKenzie due to retire

November 14, 2019
BHP shareholders vote against leaving industry groups

Shareholders at Anglo-Australian mining giant BHP have voted against a motion calling for the company to give up its membership

November 7, 2019

The boss of BHP, one of the world’s largest miners, had his bonus slashed last year after a death at

September 17, 2019

BHP shareholders will pocket a record payout, the company announced this morning, bringing the total dividend to $6.7bn (£5.5bn). The

August 20, 2019

Investors will flock straight to the dividend page tomorrow after miner BHP releases its annual results overnight, expected to reveal

August 19, 2019
Rio Tinto iron ore shipments fell year-on-year in 2019

Anglo-Australian miner BHP saw iron ore output rebound in the fourth quarter of the year, and forecast even higher production

July 17, 2019

London-listed miner BHP has said it wants to keep its Australian nickel mine as the industry starts betting on a

May 14, 2019

Mining giant BHP Billiton is facing a landmark, $5bn lawsuit for being “woefully negligent” before a 2015 dam collapse that

May 7, 2019

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