CREATING CHOICES IN SEABORNE IRON
Rio de Janeiro | August 2013
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HIGH QUALITY MINING ASSETS IN TRADITIONAL
Serra Azul Unit
Bom Sucesso Unit
Two operating systems: Serra Azul and Corumbá;
Current Capacity: approximately 8 Mtpy;
Mining rights in traditional iron ore districts: Brazil
(Minas Gerais and Mato Grosso do Sul);
Production committed with strategic consumers –
China and South Korea – through long-term
Brownfield start up in Brazil;
Expanding up to around 40 Mtpy in Brazil, through
fully integrated systems: Private port;
Strategic port location.
INGREDIENTS FOR A SUCCESSFUL IRON ORE
SRK and Coffey Mining certifications (Serra Azul, Pau de Vinho e Bom Sucesso):
3,6 billion tons of mineral resources. Reserves of 1 billion tons in Serra Azul.
Low stripping ratio
Competitive scale – New beneficiation plant
Energy supply contract with MPX
Infrastructure with integrated logistics
Sudeste Superport at 50 Mtpy, expandable to 100 Mtpy, provides gateway to
Long Term Railway Contract with MRS
64% of future production already committed through long-term contracts
Experience management team with implementation and operational expertise
Current Capacity of 8 Mtpy (Serra Azul and Corumbá sites)
Hiring of financial advisors to evaluate business opportunities;
New certification of mineral resources (SRK and Coffey Mining) totaling 3.6 billion tons
considering Serra Azul Unit, Mina Pau de Vinho and Bom Sucesso;
Conclusion of the contracting of supplementary long term funding for the Sudeste Superport
with BNDES, in the sum of R$ 935 million;
Renewal of the lease contracts for mineral rights with the CEFAR, extending the terms of
validity from 2021 to 2034;
Arrival of 2 Ship Loaders in the Sudeste Superport ;
Conclusion of the capital increase in the amount of R$ 1.4 billion;
BNDES approves eligibility for a long term financing for Serra Azul;
Conclusion of the offshore civil works at the Sudeste Superport;
Issuance of debentures at the amount of R$ 600 million;
Public hearings in Itaguaí and Mangaratiba for the expansion of the Sudeste Superport to 100
Beginning of construction of the Serra Azul Unit expansion;
Installation License authorizing the Serra Azul Unit expansion.
A LOT HAS BEEN DELIVERED
UNIQUE INTEGRATED LOGISTICS
Since Iron ore is a bulk commodity, an integrated logistic (mine
railway port) is the key factor for a successful operation
Serra Azul unit is near to the
MRS railway - 10 km from the
mine, a distance currently
traversed by trucks.
MMX has a long term contract
with MRS railway, which connects
the mine with the CSN’s port and
the Sudeste Superport, both
located in Itaguaí.
Sudeste Superport will have
50Mtpy iron ore shipping
capacity. The Superport will have
a depth of 20 meters, enough to
handle Capesize vessels.
Long-Term contract (20 years) to trade
iron ore. SK will take-off part of the
Sudeste System yearly production
equivalent to its participation in MMX
Long-Term contract (20 years). Wisco
will off-take at least 50% of MMX
SK and Wisco will together
offtake 64% of total production
Railway access connecting MRS to the Sudeste Superport
Contract signed on December 28th 2011;
Long term contract through 2026;
Provides for a volume of up to 36 million tons of iron ore per year.
MMX signed a long term contract for railway services
Expansion project with integrated logistic and pellet feed iron ore
Production target: 29 Mtpy;
64% of production already committed through long-term contracts;
997.4 million tons of reserves already secured by SRK.
Beginning of construction of Serra Azul Unit expansion;
Construction license issued in April, 2012;
Acquisition of stirrers, thickeners, gyratory crushers, ball mills, SAG
mills and vertical mills for the new beneficiation plant;
Contract with CNEC WorleyParsons;
Contract with MPX to supply power for 15 years at a base-price of
Expected Quality – Ouro Preto pilot plant test work
Fe: 66,65% P: 0,025% AL2O3: 0,54%
SiO2: 3,23% Mn: 0,018% LOI: 0,75%
Growth through consolidation while leveraging existing
Serra Azul Unit Expansion Project
New Beneficiation Plant, transmission line and water
pipelines, Stockyard and Loading Terminal
Licensed to 50 Mtpy, expandable to 100 Mtpy;
Licensing for 100 Mtpy underway, public;
Hearing held on May, 2012;
Navy Approval to 100 Mtpy;
Loading: 2 ship loaders of 25 Mtpy each;
Construction works for the tunnel and offshore
Fully funded (BNDES).
Sudeste Superport - Itaguaí
SRK resources audit : 805 million tons;
Significant synergies with current mining operations at Serra Azul;
13.5% of production at Pau de Vinho will be delivered to Usiminas;
MMX will be responsible for the licensing, CAPEX and operation for 30 years.
■ 12 Mpta
Usiminas can renew the contract in 2016 for 1 to 5 years.
Pau de Vinho Joint Mining
Sudeste Superport Handling
Current Capacity: 2.1 Mtpy;
Long-term contracts signed with local and
international barge operators;
SRK audit resources report: 192 million
tons plus a potential of an additional 123
Investor Relations | MMX
Carlos Gonzalez, CEO and IRO
Adriana Marques, Manager
Daniella Maia, Specialist
Phone: + 55 21 2163-6197
+ 55 21 2163-4366
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