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Niobium and Phosphate products
estimates as at 31 December 2009

The Ore Reserve and Mineral Resource estimates were compiled in accordance with the Australasian Code for Reporting of Mineral Resources and Ore Reserves (The JORC Code, 2004) as a minimum standard. THE MINERAL RESOURCES ARE REPORTED AS ADDITIONAL TO ORE RESERVES.

The figures reported represent 100% of the Ore Reserves and Mineral Resources, the percentage attributable to Anglo American plc is stated separately. Rounding of figures may cause computational discrepancies.

Niobium

Niobium
Ore Reserves
Tonnes   Grade   Contained product
Attributable % LOM Classification   2009 2008   2009 2008   2009 2008
Catalão (OP) 100 18     Mt Mt   %Nb2O5 %Nb2O5   kt kt
Carbonatite (Oxide)     Proved   9.1 10.6   1.19 1.21   108 128
      Probable   3.1 4.0   1.10 1.14   34 46
      Total   12.2 14.6   1.17 1.19   142 174
Niobium
Mineral Resources
    Tonnes   Grade   Contained product
Attributable %   Classification   2009 2008   2009 2008   2009 2008
Catalão (OP)(1) 100       Mt Mt   %Nb2O5 %Nb2O5   kt kt
Carbonatite     Measured   19.1 16.6   1.33 1.26   254 210
      Indicated   20.4 9.0   1.25 1.18   254 106
  Measured and Indicated   39.5 25.6   1.29 1.23   507 316
    Inferred (in LOM)   0.5 0.6   0.88 0.88   5 5
    Inferred (ex. LOM)   11.4 4.3   1.20 1.14   137 49
    Total Inferred   11.9 5.0   1.18 1.10   141 55

Phosphate products

Phosphate products
Ore Reserves
Tonnes   Grade
Attributable % LOM Classification   2009 2008   2009 2008
Copebrás (OP) 73.0 46     Mt Mt   %P2O5 %P2O5
Carbonatite     Proved   72.2 78.7   13.4 13.4
      Probable   180.5 160.4   13.0 13.3
      Total   252.8 239.1   13.1 13.3
Phosphate products
Mineral Resources
  Tonnes   Grade
Attributable %   Classification   2009 2008   2009 2008
Copebrás (OP)(2) 73.0       Mt Mt   %P2O5 %P2O5
Carbonatite     Measured   5.3 3.2   11.1 9.4
      Indicated   94.5 84.4   10.6 10.4
  Measured and Indicated   99.8 87.6   10.6 10.4
  Inferred (in LOM)   16.2 16.9   12.8 12.9
  Inferred (ex. LOM)   53.0 48.1   9.8 9.6
      Total Inferred   69.1 65.0   10.5 10.5

Mining method: OP = Open Pit. LOM = Life of Mine in years based on scheduled Ore Reserves.
Due to the uncertainty that may be attached to some Inferred Mineral Resources, it cannot be assumed that all or part of an Inferred Mineral Resource will necessarily be upgraded to an Indicated or Measured Resource after continued exploration.

(1)
Catalão: Mineral Resources include 3.8 Mt oxide material and 47.6 Mt fresh rock and are reported above cut-offs of 0.50% Nb2O5 and 0.70% Nb2O5, respectively. Some 8 Mt of the Mineral Resources reported above are located on an adjacent mining concession that belongs to Fosfértil. An agreement for Mineração Catalão to mine this material is in place subject to royalty payments.
(2)
Copebrás: Mineral Resources are quoted above a 7% P2O5 cut-off and with a CaO-P2O5 ratio between 1.0 and 1.4.

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Annual Report 2009