Top U.S. mining and metals deals based on value 2012

This statistic depicts the top mining and metals deals with U.S. companies involved, based on value in 2012. In that year, U.S. comapny Tronox acquired Australian Exxaro’s mineral sands operations in a deal worth some 1.3 billion U.S. dollars.

Top U.S. mining and metals deals based on value in 2012

Target (Acquirer)Value in million U.S. dollars
Exxaro’s mineral sands operations
(Tronox)
1,335
Neo Material Technologies
(Molycorp)
1,288
Skyline Steel
(Nucor Corporation)
605
Cabot Corporation’s Supermetals business
(Global Advanced Metals)
450
Vale’s thermal coal operation
(CPC)
407
Molycorp
(Molymet)
390
Prodigy Gold
(Argonaut Gold)
334
Youngs Creek Mining
(Cloud Peak Energy)
300
Whitesburg Friday Branch Mine
(Universal Bioenergy)
264
Remmele Engineering
(RTI International Metals)
183
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Source

Release date

February 2013

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2012

Supplementary notes

Only completed deals are included. Deals identified as incomplete, pending, partly incomplete, unconditional or intended as of December 31, 2012, were excluded.

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