A driller extracts samples of stone as part of the exploitation ...
Jun 5th, 2011
(AFP) - A driller extracts samples of stone as part of the exploitation project of the Aratiri iron strip mine, propierty of Anglo Swiss group Zamin Ferrous in Valentines, center-west of Uruguay on May 17, 2011. The project involves extracting magnetite, a mineral with high iron ore content, with reserves established of 250 million tonnes and an estimate that this could reach 1.1 billion tonnes.(AFP/Daniel Casella) -
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