Iron ore miner Fortescue Metals Group [ASX:FMG] dropped 5.29% Wednesday morning, to $6.27 a share. The billion-dollar miner is still up 6.45% year-to-date, but that could change if the iron ore price continues to fall.
Commodities continued their correction in overnight trading. Gold fell 0.5%, and now trades below US$1,200 an ounce. Brent Crude fell 0.3%. Coal, iron ore and aluminium all declined too. Only copper bucked the trend, rising 0.4%.
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