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Mining Monthly Deal Analysis - December 2012: M&A and Investment Trends

Abstract

Mining Monthly Deal Analysis - December 2012: M&A and Investment Trends

Summary

GlobalData's "Mining Monthly Deal Analysis - December 2012: M&A and Investment Trends" report is an essential source of data and trend analysis on partnerships, licensing, mergers and acquisitions (M&As) and financings in the mining industry. The report provides detailed information on partnership and licensing transactions, M&As, equity/debt offerings, private equity, and venture financing registered in the mining industry in December 2012. The report portrays detailed comparative data on the number of deals and their value in the last six months, subdivided by deal types, various commodities, and geographies. Additionally, the report provides information on the top financial advisory firms in the mining industry.

Data presented in this report is derived from GlobalData's proprietary in-house deals database and primary and secondary research.

Scope

  • Analysis of the market trends for the mining industry in the global arena.
  • Review of deal trends in the Vanadium, Uranium, Tungsten, Titanium, Tin, Thorium, Tantalum, Silver, Ruthenium, Rhodium, Potash, Plutonium, Platinum, Phosphate, Palladium, Niobium, Nickel, Molybdenum, Mercury, Manganese, Magnesium, Lithium, Lead, Iron, Iridium, Gold, Diamond, Copper, Cobalt, Coal, Chromium, Antimony, Aluminum (Bauxite) and Zinc segments.
  • Analysis of M&A, Equity/Debt Offerings, Private Equity, Venture Financing and Partnerships in the mining industry
  • Summary of mining deals globally in the last six months
  • Information on the top deals that took place in the mining industry
  • Geographies covered include - North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, South & Central America, and Middle East & Africa
  • League Tables of financial advisors in M&A and equity/debt offerings. This includes key advisors such as Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse, and Goldman Sachs

Reasons to buy

  • Enhance your decision making capability in a more rapid and time sensitive manner.
  • Find out the major deal performing segments for investments in your industry.
  • Evaluate the types of company divesting and acquiring assets and ways to raise capital in the market.
  • Do deals with an understanding of how competitors are financed, and the mergers and partnerships that have shaped the mining industry.
  • Identify growth segments and opportunities in each region within the industry.
  • Look for key financial advisors where you are planning to raise capital from the market or for acquisitions within the industry.

TOC

1 Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents 2

  • 1.1 List of Tables 4
  • 1.2 List of Figures 5

2 Mining Industry, Global, Deals Summary 7

  • 2.1 Mining Industry, Global, Deals Analysis, December 2012 7
  • 2.2 Mining Industry, Global, Number of Deals by Type, December 2012 9
  • 2.3 Mining Industry, Global, Average Deal Values, December 2012 10
  • 2.4 Mining Industry, Global, Top Deals, December 2012 11
    • 2.4.1 Rio Tinto Prices Public Offering of Notes for $1.6 Billion 11
    • 2.4.2 Windfield Holdings to Acquire Remaining 85% Stake in Talison Lithium for $854.6 Million 11
    • 2.4.3 EuroChem Completes Public Offering of 5.125% Bonds Due 2017 for $750 Million 12
    • 2.4.4 ENRC Congo Acquires Remaining Stake in Camrose Resources and Daletona Properties from Cerida Global for $550 Million 12
    • 2.4.5 China-South Africa Consortium to Acquire 74.5% Interest in Palabora Mining from Rio Tinto and Anglo American for $476 Million 12
  • 2.5 Mining Industry, Global, Rumored Deals, December 2012 13
    • 2.5.1 BHP Billiton Rumored to Sell 40% Interest in Mount Nimba Project to B&A Mineracao for $600 Million 13
    • 2.5.2 Essar Steel Rumored to Raise $550.1 Million in Public Offering of Debentures 13
  • 2.6 Mining Industry, Global, Terminated Deals, December 2012 13
    • 2.6.1 Intrepid Mines Terminates Proposed Acquisition of 80% Interest in Shyri Property from Cornerstone Capital Resources 13
    • 2.6.2 Guyana Frontier Mining Terminates Acquisition of HM Brazil from Horizonte Minerals for $4.2 Million 13
    • 2.6.3 Viking Gold Exploration Terminated Acquisition of 60% Interest in Jobo Claro Concession in Dominican Republic from Everton Resources 13

3 Mining Industry, Global, Deals Summary, By Type 15

  • 3.1 Mining Industry, Global, Mergers and Acquisition, December 2012 15
    • 3.1.1 Mining Industry, Global, Mergers and Acquisitions by Commodity, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 16
    • 3.1.2 Mining Industry, Global, Acquisition by Company Type, Number of Deals (%) / Deal Value (%), December 2012 17
    • 3.1.3 Mining Industry, Global, Mergers and Acquisitions by Region, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 17
    • 3.1.4 Mining Industry, Global, Mergers and Acquisitions by Region, Deal Value (%), December 2012 18
    • 3.1.5 Mining Industry, Global, Acquisition by Acquirer Location, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 19
  • 3.2 Mining Industry, Global, Asset Transactions Deals, December 2012 20
    • 3.2.1 Mining Industry, Global, Asset Transactions by Commodity, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$m), July 2012-December 2012 21
    • 3.2.2 Mining Industry, Global, Asset Transactions, Number of Deals by Asset Location, December 2012 22
    • 3.2.3 Mining Industry, Global, Asset Transactions, Deal Values (US $m) by Asset Location, July 2012-December 2012 23
    • 3.2.4 Mining Industry, Global, Cross Border Deals, Acquisitions & Asset Transactions, July 2012-December 2012 23
  • 3.3 Mining Industry, Global, Equity Offering Deals, December 2012 25
    • 3.3.1 Mining Industry, Global, Equity Offerings by Commodity, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$m), July 2012-December 2012 26
    • 3.3.2 Mining Industry, Global, Equity Offerings by Region, Number of Deals 27
    • 3.3.3 Mining Industry, Global, Equity Offerings by Region, Deal Value 27
  • 3.4 Mining Industry, Global, Debt Offering Deals, December 2012 28
    • 3.4.1 Mining Industry, Global, Debt Offerings by Commodity, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$m), July 2012-December 2012 29
    • 3.4.2 Mining Industry, Global, Debt Offerings by Region, Number of Deals 30
    • 3.4.3 Mining Industry, Global, Debt Offerings by Region, Deal Value 30
  • 3.5 Mining Industry, Global, Partnership Deals, December 2012 31

4 Mining Industry, Global, Deal Summary, by Commodity 32

  • 4.1 Mining Industry, Global, Gold Deals, December 2012 32
    • 4.1.1 Mining Industry, Global, Gold Deals by Deal Types, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 33
    • 4.1.2 Mining Industry, Global, Gold Deals by Region, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 34
    • 4.1.3 Gold - Deals of the Month 35
  • 4.2 Mining Industry, Global, Copper Deals, December 2012 36
    • 4.2.1 Mining Industry, Global, Copper Deals by Deal Types, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 37
    • 4.2.2 Mining Industry, Global, Copper Deals by Region, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 38
    • 4.2.3 Copper - Deals of the Month 39
  • 4.3 Mining Industry, Global, Iron Deals, December 2012 40
    • 4.3.1 Mining Industry, Global, Iron Deals by Deal Types, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 41
    • 4.3.2 Mining Industry, Global, Iron Deals by Region, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 42
    • 4.3.3 Iron - Deals of the Month 42
  • 4.4 Mining Industry, Global, Coal Deals, December 2012 43
    • 4.4.1 Mining Industry, Global, Coal Deals by Deal Types, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 44
    • 4.4.2 Mining Industry, Global, Coal Deals by Region, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 45
    • 4.4.3 Coal - Deals of the Month 46
  • 4.5 Mining Industry, Global, Uranium Deals, December 2012 47
    • 4.5.1 Mining Industry, Global, Uranium Deals by Deal Types, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 48
    • 4.5.2 Mining Industry, Global, Uranium Deals by Region, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 49
    • 4.5.3 Uranium - Deals of the Month 49

5 Mining Industry, Global, Eqiupment and Services Deals 51

  • 5.1 Mining Industry, Equipment and Services Deals, December 2012 51

6 Mining Industry, Deal Summary, by Geography 52

  • 6.1 Mining Industry, North America Deals, December 2012 52
    • 6.1.1 Mining Industry, North America, Number of Deals By Deals Type 53
    • 6.1.2 North America - Deals of the Month 54
  • 6.2 Mining Industry, Europe, Deals, December 2012 55
    • 6.2.1 Mining Industry, Europe, Number of Deals by Deals Type 56
    • 6.2.2 Europe - Deals of the Month 57
  • 6.3 Mining Industry, Asia-Pacific Deals, December 2012 58
    • 6.3.1 Mining Industry, Asia-Pacific, Number of Deals by Deals Type 60
    • 6.3.2 Asia-Pacific - Deals of the Month 60
  • 6.4 Mining Industry, Rest of the World, Deals, December 2012 61
    • 6.4.1 Mining Industry, Rest of the World, Number of Deals by Deals Type 62
    • 6.4.2 Rest of the World - Deals of the Month 63

7 Mining Industry, Global, Top Financial Advisors 64

  • 7.1 Mining Industry, Global, Top Financial Advisors, Mergers and Acquisitions, July 2012-December 2012 64
  • 7.2 Mining Industry, Global, Top Financial Advisors, Equity Offerings, July 2012-December 2012 65

8 Further Information 66

  • 8.1 Methodology 66
  • 8.2 About GlobalData 66
  • 8.3 Contact Us 67
  • 8.4 Disclosure information 67
  • 8.5 Disclaimer 67

List of Tables

1.1 List of Tables

  • Table 1: Mining Industry, Global, Deals Summary, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 8
  • Table 2: Mining Industry, Global, Deals by Type, Number and %, December 2012 9
  • Table 3: Mining Industry, Global, Top Deals, December 2012 11
  • Table 4: Mining Industry, Global, Mergers and Acquisitions, Deal Summary, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 15
  • Table 5: Mining Industry, Global, Mergers and Acquisitions By Commodity, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 16
  • Table 6: Mining Industry, Global, Asset Transactions, Deals Summary, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 20
  • Table 7: Mining Industry, Global, Asset Transactions By Commodity, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$m), July 2012-December 2012 21
  • Table 8: Mining Industry, Global, Cross Border Deals, Acquisitions & Asset Transaction, July 2012-December 2012 24
  • Table 9: Mining Industry, Global, Equity Offerings, Deals Summary, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$m), July 2012-December 2012 25
  • Table 10: Mining Industry, Global, Equity Offerings By Commodity, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$m), July 2012-December 2012 26
  • Table 11: Mining Industry, Global, Debt Offerings, Deals Summary, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$m), July 2012-December 2012 28
  • Table 12: Mining Industry, Global, Debt Offerings By Commodity, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 29
  • Table 13: Mining Industry, Global, Partnerships, Deals Summary, July 2012-December 2012 31
  • Table 14: Mining Industry, Global, Gold, Deals Summary, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 33
  • Table 15: Mining Industry, Global, Copper, Deal Summary, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 36
  • Table 16: Mining Industry, Global, Iron, Deals Summary, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$m), July 2012-December 2012 40
  • Table 17: Mining Industry, Global, Coal, Deal Summary, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 44
  • Table 18: Mining Industry, Global, Uranium, Deals Summary, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 48
  • Table 19: Mining Industry, Global, Equipment and Services, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 51
  • Table 20: Mining Industry, North America, Deals Summary, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 53
  • Table 21: Mining Industry, Europe, Deal Summary, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$m), July 2012-December 2012 56
  • Table 22: Mining Industry, Asia-Pacific, Deals Summary, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 59
  • Table 23: Mining Industry, Rest of the World, Deal Summary, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 62
  • Table 24: Mining Industry, Global, Top Financial Advisors, Mergers and Acquisitions, July 2012-December 2012 64
  • Table 25: Mining Industry, Global, Top Financial Advisors, Equity Offerings, Summary, July 2012-December 2012 65

List of Figures

1.2 List of Figures

  • Figure 1: Mining Industry, Global, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 7
  • Figure 2: Mining Industry, Global, Number of Deals by Type (%), December 2012 9
  • Figure 3: Mining Industry, Global, Average Deal Values, December 2012 10
  • Figure 4: Mining Industry, Global, Mergers and Acquisitions, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 15
  • Figure 5: Mining Industry, Global, Mergers and Acquisitions By Commodity, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 16
  • Figure 6: Mining Industry, Global, Acquisitions By Company Type, Number of Deals (%) & Deal Value (%), December 2012 17
  • Figure 7: Mining Industry, Global, Mergers and Acquisitions By Region, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 17
  • Figure 8: Mining Industry, Global, Mergers and Acquisitions By Region, Deal Value (%), December 2012 18
  • Figure 9: Mining Industry, Global, Acquisition By Acquirer Location, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 19
  • Figure 10: Mining Industry, Global, Asset Transactions, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 20
  • Figure 11: Mining Industry, Global, Asset Transaction By Commodity, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 21
  • Figure 12: Mining Industry, Global, Asset Transactions, Number of Deals by Asset Location, December 2012 22
  • Figure 13: Mining Industry, Global, Asset Transactions, Deal Values (US$ m) by Asset Location, December 2012 23
  • Figure 14: Mining Industry, Global, Cross Border Deals, Acquisitions & Asset Transactions, July 2012-December 2012 23
  • Figure 15: Mining Industry, Global, Equity Offerings, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 25
  • Figure 16: Mining Industry, Global, Equity Offerings By Commodity, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 26
  • Figure 17: Mining Industry, Global, Equity Offerings By Region, Number of Deals, December 2012 27
  • Figure 18: Mining Industry, Global, Equity Offerings By Region, Deal Value, December 2012 27
  • Figure 19: Mining Industry, Global, Debt Offerings, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 28
  • Figure 20: Mining Industry, Global, Debt Offerings By Commodity, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$m), July 2012-December 2012 29
  • Figure 21: Mining Industry, Global, Debt Offerings By Region, Number of Deals, December 2012 30
  • Figure 22: Mining Industry, Global, Debt Offerings By Region, Deal Value, December 2012 30
  • Figure 23: Mining Industry, Global, Number of Partnership Deals, July 2012-December 2012 31
  • Figure 24: Mining Industry, Global, Gold, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 32
  • Figure 25: Mining Industry, Global, Gold Deals by Deal Types, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 33
  • Figure 26: Mining Industry, Global, Gold Deals by Region, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 34
  • Figure 27: Mining Industry, Global, Copper, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 36
  • Figure 28: Mining Industry, Global, Copper Deals by Deal Types, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 37
  • Figure 29: Mining Industry, Global, Copper Deals by Region, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 38
  • Figure 30: Mining Industry, Global, Iron, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 40
  • Figure 31: Mining Industry, Global, Iron Deals by Deal Types, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 41
  • Figure 32: Mining Industry, Global, Iron Deals by Region, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 42
  • Figure 33: Mining Industry, Global, Coal, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 43
  • Figure 34: Mining Industry, Global, Coal Deals by Deal Types, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 44
  • Figure 35: Mining Industry, Global, Coal Deals by Region, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 45
  • Figure 36: Mining Industry, Global, Uranium, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 47
  • Figure 37: Mining Industry, Global, Uranium Deals by Deal Types, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 48
  • Figure 38: Mining Industry, Global, Uranium Deals by Region, Number of Deals (%), December 2012 49
  • Figure 39: Mining Industry, Global, Equipment and Services, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 51
  • Figure 40: Mining Industry, North America, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 52
  • Figure 41: Mining Industry, North America, Number of Deals By Deals Type, December 2012 53
  • Figure 42: Mining Industry, Europe, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 55
  • Figure 43: Mining Industry, Europe, Number of Deals By Deals Type, December 2012 56
  • Figure 44: Mining Industry, Asia Pacific, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 58
  • Figure 45: Mining Industry, Asia-Pacific, Number of Deals By Deals Type, December 2012 60
  • Figure 46: Mining Industry, Rest of the World, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$ m), July 2012-December 2012 61
  • Figure 47: Mining Industry, Rest of the World, Number of Deals By Deals Type, December 2012 62
  • Figure 48: Mining Industry, Global, Top Financial Advisors, Mergers and Acquisitions, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$m), July 2012-December 2012 64
  • Figure 49: Mining Industry, Global, Top Financial Advisors, Equity Offerings, Number of Deals and Deal Values (US$m), July 2012-December 2012 65
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