Mining News: By the numbers: The figures don’t add up
Growing demand from the world’s 6.7 billion people for mineral commodities renders Americans’ antipathy toward mining ‘irrational’
J. P. Tangen
For Mining News
I’ve been thinking a lot about numbers lately, maybe because it is the end of the year, and therefore a time for reflection. But when I read about hundreds of billions of dollars committed to re-energizing the economy or billions of people occupying the planet or billions of pounds of copper from a....
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