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Future of Mining

Apr, 2018

While mining has a major impact on the environment, it also represents a valuable opportunity for national economies. The Future of Mining special report, published in The Times, delves into the changing landscape of mining, as major corporations pivot to capitalise on supplying elements for electric vehicle batteries. In addition, it explores the potential for technology to innovate in the sector and how the mining industry is learning to adapt to a carbon-conscious world. Also included is an infographic detailing the location, costs and outlook for six key minerals


With the amount of press coverage focusing on new-age minerals, it would be easy to forget that these tech-focused metals still only account for a fraction of the global commodities market. Blue-chip miners are still heavily exposed to industrial and precious metals. This infographic explores the production, reserves and outlook for six key commodities worldwide