Over 200 previously unknown minerals have been uncovered over the course of the last few centuries, and the biggest force behind these discoveries has been none other than the mining industry.
The Ecuadorian government previously forecast around $500 million in mining-related revenue in 2018. Thanks to new domestic and foreign investments, that figure has doubled
A major Australian mining company made a significant step towards gender equality in the industry with the appointments.
Mexico anticipates a mining industry revival this year following a global boost in metal prices and the approval of new drilling territory.
The mining industry has been quick to acknowledge and adopt the trend towards electric vehicles — technicians have already been able to retrofit trucks and other mining equipment to work on electric power, pointing towards bigger developments in the future.