Industry Trend Analysis - Mining Regulatory Update To Boost Long-Term Prospects - SEPT 2017
Americas September 2017 / Brazil / Industry
Brazil's increased mining royalties and new mining agency will raise costs for miners in the near-term, while overall clearer and more consistent regulations will boost investor sentiment and...
Industry Trend Analysis - Competitive Iron Ore Projects To Offset Weak Prices, Domestic Turmoil - JULY 2017
Americas June 2017 / Brazil / Industry
Brazil's mining industry value will overcome weak iron ore prices and a poor domestic economic and political backdrop to edge higher over the coming years, driven by low-cost iron ore production...
Industry Trend Analysis - Water Supply Concerns To Shine Spotlight On Mining Practices - MAY 2017
Americas May 2017 / Latin America / Industry
Water scarcity and contamination in Latin America will drive increasingly stringent environmental regulations in the region over the coming years. In addition to raising costs for miners and delayi...
Industry Trend Analysis - Improving Prices, Supportive Policies, Competitive Costs Align To Drive Recovery - APR 2017
Americas March 2017 / Latin America / Industry
Latin America's mining industry value will return to growth over the coming quarters, driven by improving mineral prices and stable regulatory environments in key markets.
Industry Trend Analysis - Three Key Challenges For Brazil's Mining Sector - JULY 2016
Americas July 2016 / Brazil / Industry
The three key challenges facing Brazil's otherwise improving mining industry will be weaker-than-expected mineral prices, the domestic economic crisis and political backlash from the November 2015...
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 - Brazil, Peru & Colombia: Low-Cost Mining Sectors To Outperform - MAR 2016
Americas March 2016 / Latin America / Industry
Brazil, Peru and Colombia will emerge as regional mining industry growth bright spots in terms of both growth rate and absolute value, supported by low production costs and major project pipelines...
Industry Trend Analysis - Samarco Disaster To Fuel Regulatory Developments - MAR 2016
Americas March 2016 / Brazil / Industry
Brazil's mining sector will see increasing regulation surrounding tailings dams over the next few years due to the deadly Samarco dam burst. Parent firms Vale and BHP Billiton will absorb billions...
Industry Trend Analysis - Low-Cost Producers To Overcome Weak Prices - FEB 2016
Americas February 2016 / Brazil / Industry
Brazil's iron ore output will experience solid growth, supported by low production costs and a strong project pipeline over the coming years. The country's key producer, Vale, will drive production...
Industry Trend Analysis - Regulations To Hinder Lithium Sector's Growth - JAN 2016
Americas January 2016 / Bolivia / Industry
Bolivia's lithium and iron ore sectors will increasingly attract foreign investment due to the government's supportive stance to further develop the country's mining industry. However, both strict...