Arctic Iron Race Displaces Swedish City as Hurdles Get Bulldozed

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Mining vehicles operate in the pit of the open cast iron ore mine run... News PhotoArctic,Business,Civilian,Construction Industry,Europe,Finance,Golf Club,Government,Horizontal,Iron Ore,Kiruna,Metal,Metal Ore,Mine,Miner,Mining,Mode of Transport,Scandinavian Culture,SwedenPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergMining vehicles operate in the pit of the open cast iron ore mine run by LKAB, Sweden's state-owned mining company, in Svappavaara near Kiruna, Sweden, on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013. Swedes living in the Arctic town of Kiruna are packing up their belongings before their homes are bulldozed to make way for iron ore mining driven by Chinese demand. Photographer: Casper Hedberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images