Shoots in a Forrest Shade

Treadgold, Tim
June 2008
Forbes Asia;6/16/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 11, p16
The article focuses on the iron ore mining industry in Australia. The rising Chinese demand for iron ore has rapidly expanded the steel industry, it also stimulated some Australia's richest fortunes who replicated the steps of multi billionaires Andrew Forrest and Gina Rinehart. According to David Flanagan, Atlas CEO says that the weak delivery capacity and lack of highly trained personnel were the contributing factors of the high prices of iron ore. INSET: ABORIGINAL AID.


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