July 2014 Analysis

Industry Trend Analysis - Mine Service Firms: Unearthing The Bright Spots - JULY 2014

Despite an ongoing downturn in the mining industry, several bright spots will continue to offer some respite for mine service firms over the coming quarters. Mined tonnage for minerals particularly coal and iron ore will continue to increase, while the push towards automation will gain traction. An increase in mining M&A will also help to partially pierce the gloom in the heavy indust...