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- BHP BILLITON RESULTS FOR THE HALF YEAR ENDED 31 DECEMBER 2015
Since the merger of BHP and Billiton in 2001, we have returned a total of US$77 billion in cash to shareholders, more than any other company in this sector.
The divestment of US$7 billion of assets and the demerger of South32 leaves us with a focused portfolio of large, low-cost, long-life assets in a set of favoured commodities
the tragedy at Samarco. Supporting the response efforts, rebuilding communities and restoring the environment impacted by the dam failure remains a priority
Western Australia Iron Ore unit cost (US$ per tonne) 15 (19)
Queensland Coal unit cost (US$ per tonne) 59 (65)
The Group reported Underlying attributable profit of US$412 million, while the Attributable loss of US$5.7 billion includes US$6.1 billion of exceptional items (after tax) related to: an impairment charge of US$4.9 billion against the carrying value of the Onshore US assets; US$858 million for the financial impacts of the Samarco dam failure on the Group’s income statement; and US$390 million for global taxation matters.