Brazilian mining company Vale SA (VALE) says Q3 iron ore production rose 4.2% Q/Q as operations...

|About: Vale S.A. (VALE)|By:, SA News Editor

Brazilian mining company Vale SA (VALE) says Q3 iron ore production rose 4.2% Q/Q as operations continue to recover from heavy rains earlier this year. the company produced 83.9M tons during the quarter, up from 80.5M tons in Q2. Y/Y output however, was down 4.5% as environmental licensing issues undercut expansion of Vale's Carajas mining complex.