Industry Trend Analysis - Coal Production & Export Risks Ahead Of May Election - FEB 2014
Americas February 2014 / Colombia / Industry
We believe that the Colombian government's ban on Drummond's coal shipments signals a toughened regulatory environment for coal miners ahead of presidential elections in May 2014. While we maintain...
Industry Trend Analysis - Recent Strike Leads To BMI Production Downgrade - DEC 2013
Americas November 2013 / Colombia / Industry
We are revising down our 2013 production forecast for Colombian coal production after a labour strike against Drummond lasted for approximately seven weeks. The strike, which ended in mid-September...
Global Industry Overview - Mining Service Firms Outlook: Rough Terrain - JAN 2013
Americas November 2013 / Global / Industry
The pain in the mining servicing sector is far from over. A growing number of miners will preach austerity with the fading of the China-led commodities boom, pushing the global mining industry into...