A Great Show in Vegas…Starring Mining
- Published: Monday, 25 July 2016 12:05
By Luke Popovich
Face it, this past decade has been hell for mining. From coal mining in Kentucky to mineral mining in Kazakhstan, the story is the same — the commodity boom turned to bust. Shares that once led the world’s major exchanges got hammered as demand from industrializing Asia evaporated and stagnant growth in the developed world compounded the pain. A supply glut soon swelled inventories.