Minerals’ Economic Impact

August 16, 2016

Minerals and the industries that rely on them contribute trillions of dollars to the U.S. economy every year. 

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Inefficient U.S. Minerals Mine Permitting Process

April 19, 2016

An inefficient U.S. minerals mine permitting process creates unnecessary delays and decreases a project’s value. See how this process compares to other large infrastructure projects.

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Sweeping Federal Land Withdrawals: A Threat to U.S. Minerals Security

March 15, 2016

The Department of Interior's proposal to withdrawal 10 million acres of mineral rich land will hurt the U.S. economy and mineral resource security. 

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Minerals’ Essential Applications

March 11, 2016

Minerals and metals play an essential role in the development of the products and tools we rely on every day. They are the building blocks of our infrastructure, make the energy technologies that power our nation and are even used to make your cell phone.

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U.S. Mining Policy & Global Competitiveness: Mark Fellows, SNL Metals & Mining

August 03, 2015

Mark Fellows, director of consulting at SNL Metals & Mining, explains that of all the developed nations, the U.S. is afflicted most severely by protracted delays in obtaining mining permits.

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