Latest ABS data confirms strong 2020 for minerals exploration in NSW

Exploration spending results released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics confirm a strong final quarter in 2020 and a very strong 2020 overall for NSW exploration activity.

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NSW now more attractive for mining investment - but more progress needed

The release of the Fraser Institute’s Annual Mining Survey shows that NSW has improved its ranking as an attractive jurisdiction for mining investment, however it’s clear more needs to be done as domestic and international competitors continue to outperform our state.

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NSW mining companies inject $14.9 billion into NSW economy in 2019-2020

The NSW Minerals Council’s latest annual member company Expenditure Survey found the 27 participating mining companies directly injected $14.9 billion into the NSW economy in 2019-20, while supporting tens of thousands of jobs and generating billions in additional spending across NSW, particularly in regional communities.

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The important role of men in increasing Gender Diversity at NSW mines

Men are playing an important role in increasing diversity and attracting and retaining women in the mining industry, including gender diversity advocate Tim Witney, a Production Manager at BHP, who won our Gender Diversity Award in 2019.

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02 July 2021

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2021 NSW Women in Mining Awards - Winners announcement

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11 March 2021

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Notice of Appeal filed on refusal of Port of Newcastle declaration

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10 March 2021

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Mining is playing a big part in driving economic recovery of our state

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05 February 2021

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Planning commission decision on Dendrobium Extension Project

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03 September 2020

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NSW Minerals Council Pre-Budget Submission

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23 July 2020

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32 Mining projects in planning pipeline can drive economic recovery for NSW

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24 June 2020

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NSW Government Coal Strategy Statement from NSW Minerals Council CEO Stephen Galilee

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31 March 2019

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NSW coal export volumes have doubled since 2001

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19 February 2019

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Direct Mining Spending Boosts Illawarra Economy

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