The global mining sector is on track to benefit significantly from global recovery efforts from the COVID-19 pandemic. Demand for commodities like steel, iron ore, and aluminum have underpinned a rally in commodity prices that are now beginning to ripple through the global economy. Since 2015, gold and iron ore prices have climbed 37% and 312%, respectively, with limited impacts from the COVID fallout.
In this Research Note:
- South Africa regulators confront water stress
- Economic mettle influences water management in mining
- South African mining ushers in solutions providers