Senegal has implemented a new mining legal framework which aims to maintain attractiveness of the mining sector and undertakes to rebalance mining revenues.
Senegal adopts a new mining law
In a diverging market, what path will you carve?
M&A and capital raising – 2016 trends, 2017 outlook
Improving productivity from market to mine
Mining and metals trends and updates
The Chinese steel sector — a waking giant
Business risks facing mining and metals 2016-2017
Navigating volatility in mining and metals: Cost reduction
Navigating volatility in mining and metals
Mining & Metals
Mining and metals
With a strong but volatile outlook for the sector, the global mining and metals industry is focused on future growth through expanded production, without losing sight of operational efficiency and cost optimization. The sector is also faced with the increased challenges of changing expectations in the maintenance of its social license to operate, skills shortages, effectively executing capital projects and meeting government revenue expectations.
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Key issues in today’s mining and metals environment include:
- Competing for growth in the steel sector
Growth in steelmaking capacity still exceeds demand, with significant over-capacity putting pressure on operators’ profitability. Significant challenges in today’s global steel sector include:
- A shift to emerging markets
- Growth in market volatility and margin pressure
- Lack of operational agility
- A need for business models to evolve
Discover the significant challenges for this sector, how steelmakers can compete for growth and the outlook for 2012.
- Unique issues faced by mining and metals companies applying IFRS
The refining IFRS series aims to examine the complex, but unique, issues faced by mining and metals companies applying IFRS. These issues will be considered in the context of recent and current developments in the global mining and metals market place.
Our Good Mining Guide is an illustrative set of consolidated financial statements, prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), for Good Mining (International) Limited (Good Mining), a fictitious group of mining companies. Good Mining specifically focuses on IFRS issues and the relevant disclosures as they relate to the mining and metals sector.
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This webcast features highlights of the mergers, acquisitions and capital raising trends for 1H 2012
View our series which examines the unique issues faced by mining and metals companies applying IFRS.