BHP Billiton gets tough as prices stay low

Commodity prices are depressed, but cut-throat manoeuvres may keep the mining firm competitive

Mining juggernaut BHP Billiton is determined to put a brave face on a situation in which commodity prices could stay low for a prolonged period. The £73 billion business is adapting to lower metal and energy prices by streamlining operations, rethinking growth projects and driving through cost efficiencies.

Read more: http://www.theweek.co.uk/63921/bhp-billiton-gets-tough-as-prices-stay-low#ixzz3cYx3AWCd

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