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Industry Trend Analysis - Export Weakness To Persist - NOV 2016

Seaborne thermal coal supply growth will remain weak over the coming years on the back of historically low prices and more stringent environmental regulations in the largest coal producing countries. Bright spots include Columbia and Russia, which will increase their share of exports due to low production costs and government support, respectively.

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Industry Trend Analysis - Turkey: Growth Despite Challenges - OCT 2016

Turkey's mining sector will expand at a steady pace through our forecast period to 2020, with the failed coup in July 2016 having no effect on mining operations. Nevertheless, increased incidences of civil and environmental protests will pose challenges while an increasingly favourable investment climate encourages new entrants into the industry.

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Industry Trend Analysis - Cost-Competitive Clean Energy Gaining Traction In Mining - AUG 2016

Miners will increasingly look to renewable energy as a source to meet their power needs, as the subdued mineral price environment incentivises firms to reduce reliance on more expensive diesel or distant, unreliable electricity grid systems. Tightening environmental regulations and miners' interest in improving their public image will accelerate this trend.

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