Industry Trend Analysis - Weekly Mining & Projects Roundup - OCT 2015

Mozambique's coal production growth will be solid despite weak global coal prices, high domestic start-up costs and inadequate infrastructure.

  • Brazil's gold production growth will remain weak as continued gold price weakness will crowd out high-cost producers and limit new projects coming online

  • Australia's coal production growth will slow as low coal prices and renewed pressure to improve environmental regulation will discourage investment.

  • Mozambique To Remain Small Player
    SSA - Coal Mine Production By Country (%)
    Source: USGS, BMI

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