• The five largest coal-producing states in the US

    In 2016, US coal production slumped to 728 million short tonnes, the lowest annual production since 1979, and an 18.8% year-on-year decline. However, coal production remains a vital element of...

  • Inside China’s move to monopolise cobalt

    Through various arrangements, China already controls around 85% of the global supply of cobalt and is rumoured to be in the market for more; but what does this mean for...

  • MINE Magazine Issue 68

    In this issue: Ramaphosa’s South Africa, Ukraine’s mining debts, capitalising on the commodities boom, making a mining brand, buying in to blockchain, investing in drones, and more.