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AMC boss says funds fuelling confidence

Posted by: Admin | Posted on: February 18th, 2018 | 0 Comments

One of the world’s leading mining consultancies will use the upcoming PDAC 2018 event in Toronto to promote a refreshed brand. AMC Consultants managing director Patrick Smith told Mining Journal the reset at the pivotal junior end of the mining market was gaining new impetus, too, setting AMC and its clients up for a strong year.

Boston Consulting on mining’s next supply wave

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With demand for commodities rising, prices back above long-term averages and debt levels diminishing, miners’ thoughts will sooner or later turn to whether and how to develop new supply. But underlying returns on capital in the mining sector have been poor for decades, and the investment mantra that dominated during the last super-cycle – bigger is better – has turned out to be flawed.