Mining sees another dismal year in 2015
Hit with declining commodity prices and shrinking budgets, industry places worldwide exploration sector on life support
Last updated 3/27/2016 at Noon
As in the recent past, the state of the world's exploration industry was summarized in SNL Metal & Mining's annual "Corporate Exploration Strategies" publication, released at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada convention in Toronto earlier this month. Not surprisingly, it painted a grim picture of 2015, the worst year for exploration since 2009.
The statistics indicate that w...