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Australia Port Hedland Dec iron ore exports rise

SYDNEY, Jan 11 (Reuters) - Iron ore shipments from Australia’s Port Hedland rose to 14.87 million tonnes in December from 13.99 million tonnes during November, port figures showed on Monday.

The port authority said China remained the largest destination with shipments of 11.17 million tonnes versus 9.68 million tonnes in November.

Port Hedland handles production from mines owned by BHP Billiton BLT.LBHP.AX and Fortescue Metals Group FMG.AX in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.

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