Global Industry Overview - Mining Mid-Year Update: Key Themes For 2016 - SEPT 2016
Americas September 2016 / Global / Industry
We have reviewed our key themes for 2016, which we outlined at the end of 2014 (see 'Global Mining: The Five Key Themes', December 17, 2015). Thus far, most themes are playing out or else still in...
Industry Trend Analysis - Gold Sector Outlook To Brighten Up - JULY 2016
Americas July 2016 / Canada / Industry
We have revised up our gold production growth forecasts for Canada in 2016 and 2017, as improving gold prices support project development.
Industry Trend Analysis - Three Key Challenges For Peru's Mining Sector - JULY 2016
Americas July 2016 / Peru / Industry
Peru's mining sector will continue to be a regional growth bright spot, supported by a strong copper project pipeline and vast mineral reserves. Nonetheless, we highlight weaker-than-expected...
Industry Trend Analysis - Price Stabilisation, Prime Asset Sales To Attract Investors - JUNE 2016
Americas June 2016 / Brazil / Industry
Brazil's mining sector will garner increasing investment, merger and acquisition as mineral prices will begin to stabilise and major producers look to sell core assets in a bid to reduce debt loads...
Industry Trend Analysis - Market Liberalisation To Fuel Mining Deals - JUNE 2016
Americas June 2016 / Argentina / Industry
Argentina's mining sector will see increasing foreign investment on the back of the country's improving business environment over the coming years.
Industry Trend Analysis - Security To Remain Key Threat - JUNE 2016
Americas June 2016 / Mexico / Industry
The high level of cartel violence in Mexico's northern states will remain the key risk to our positive mineral production growth outlook, as projects may face delays and mines may increasingly...
Industry Trend Analysis - International Firms To Gain Ground In Gold Sector - MAY 2016
Americas May 2016 / Guyana / Industry
Guyana's gold sector, while small on a global scale, will remain an important source of government revenue, as production growth is supported by low operating costs and a few major projects in the...
Industry Trend Analysis - Corruption, Weak Prices To Remain Key Challenges - MAY 2016
Americas May 2016 / Panama / Industry
Panama's mining sector will experience slow production growth, as corruption and weak prices deter investment and delay projects. Nonetheless, the country's gold sector will experience modest...
Industry Trend Analysis - Gold Growth To Suffer Under Environmental Spotlight - MAY 2016
Americas May 2016 / Chile / Industry
Chile's gold sector will experience limited production growth due to strengthening environmental regulations and a weak price environment over our forecast period to 2020.
Industry Trend Analysis - Unregulated Mining To Escalate Tensions - APR 2016
Americas April 2016 / Latin America / Industry
Illegal gold mining will continue to create tension among local communities, governments and sanctioned gold mines in Latin America, weighing on formal gold production growth and investment.