World's Top Miners Worry Most About Greater Government Control
Source: Mining, Frik Els (8/7/11)
"Resource nationalism is the top business risk for global miners."
Dow Jones reports resource nationalism is the top business risk for the top 30 global miners, while supply capacity constraints ranging from skills shortage to infrastructure bottlenecks continue to dominate the top ten list.
Resource nationalism jumped to the top of the list this year from fourth in 2010 after 25 countries announced their intentions to increase their take of the mining industry's profits and others contemplate outright nationalization. . .View full article