4 January 2019
Global lead production is expected to recover in 2019 with growth of 2.1% after consecutive declines in 2017 and 2018.
21 December 2018
When it comes to the penetration of mine-site technologies, mines in Australia are in the lead compared with other major mining regions.
28 November 2018
While miners are starting to trial and make small investments in technologies such as augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR) and cloud computing, the traditionally conservative mining sector remains focused...
21 November 2018
After commodity price declines, increasing production costs and declining ore grades negatively impacted investment in the mining sector, a turnaround is starting to be seen with a total global initial...
30 October 2018
After a contraction of 2.1% in 2016, global platinum mine (or metal content in the ore) production recovered marginally by 0.8% to reach 6.1 million ounces in 2017, assisted by...
28 September 2018
Chinese steel capacity eliminations and new era of environmental restrictions are impacting the global iron ore market, with crude steel production and iron ore imports expected to decline by CAGRs...
7 September 2018
The global market for electric vehicles (EV) is expected to grow at a substantial CAGR of 15.6% through to 2022, driven by the growing popularity of EVs across countries in...
8 August 2018
High growth in demand for lithium batteries is spurring more than two-fold growth in the mining sector’s production of lithium over the next four years, with over 80kt of new...
7 August 2018
After commodity price declines, increasing production costs and declining ore grades negatively impacted investment in the mining sector, a turnaround is starting to be seen with global establishment capex of...
16 July 2018
Rare earth elements (REE) play a vital role in increased production of clean energy and associated technologies.