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Available: http://www.minerals.org.au/news/mining_industry_pays_almost_117_billion_in_taxes_and_royalties

[2] – Resources and Energy Quarterly – Department of Industry and Science. (2015, March Quarter).
Available: http://www.industry.gov.au/industry/Office-of-the-Chief-Economist/Publications/Documents/req/REQ-March15.pdf

[3] – Statistics Digest 2014 – Department of Mines and Petroleum. (2014).
Available: http://www.dmp.wa.gov.au/documents/statsdigest2014.pdf

[4] – Budget Paper 1: Budget Strategy & Outlook – Budget 2014. (2015-2016).
Available: http://www.budget.gov.au/2015-16/content/bp1/html/bp1_bs2-02.htm
Note: Mine production for China is based on crude ore, rather than usable ore, which is reported for the other countries.

[5] – Resources and Energy Quarterly – Department of Industry and Science. (2015, March Quarter).
Available: http://www.industry.gov.au/industry/Office-of-the-Chief-Economist/Publications/Documents/req/REQ-March15.pdf [5]pg 130

http://www.worldstopexports.com/iron-ore-exports-country/3226

[6] – The Effect of the Mining Boom on the Australian Economy – Reserve Bank of Australia. P. Downes, K. Hanslow & P. Tulip. (2014, August).
Available: http://www.rba.gov.au/publications/rdp/2014/pdf/rdp2014-08.pdf

[7] – Iron Ore Commodity Update – HDR | Salva’s. (2014, July 22).
Available: http://www.hdrsalva.com/hdr-salva-insights/iron-ore-commodity-update/

[8] – Publication announcement: World Steel in Figures 2014 is available online – Worldsteel Association. (2014, May 28).
Available: http://www.worldsteel.org/media-centre/press-releases/2014/World-Steel-in-Figures-2014-is-available-online.html

[9] – Building a Stronger Organization – Vale. M. Ferreira. (2015, May 12).
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[10] – Export Monitor May 2014 – Export Finance and Insurance Corporation. (2014, May).
Available: www.efic.gov.au/education-and-tools/export-monitor/2014/export-monitor-may-2014

[11] – Resources and Energy Statistics 2014 – Department of Industry and Science (2014, December).
Available: http://www.industry.gov.au/industry/Office-of-the-Chief-Economist/Publications/Documents/res/ResourcesEnergyStatistics2014.pdf

[12] – Iron Ore – Australian Mines Atlas. D. Summerfield.
Available: www.australianminesatlas.gov.au/aimr/commodity/iron_ore.html

[13] – http://www.bhpbilliton.com/home/investors/reports/Pages/Roll%20up%20Pages/Iron-ore-fundamentals.aspx

http://www.perthnow.com.au/business/companies/iron-ore-price-fall-not-our-fault-says-miner-rio-tinto/story-fnkjk9ku-1227342735598

[14] – http://www.indexmundi.com/commodities/?commodity=iron-ore&months=360