Industry Trend Analysis - Weekly Mining & Projects Round-up - JAN 2016
Mexico's silver and copper sectors will emerge as outperformers, as strong project pipelines, vast reserves and low production costs will bolster output growth over the coming years.
Argentina's mining industry will see increasing investment, particularly from junior precious metal miners, as the government takes steps to encourage foreign investment over the next few years.
Steel production in China has peaked and will contract over our forecast period to 2019.
|Silver On The Rise|
|Mexico - Silver Mine Production (moz) & Growth y-o-y (%)|
|f = BMI forecast. Source: BMI, USGS|