New study shows economic benefits of Florence Copper

Posted on April 19, 2012 by Minerals Make Life

A new study estimates that a proposed in situ copper project in Florence, Ariz., will have a total economic impact of more than $2.2 billion. The Arizona State University Economic Impact Study also found that the project will create and support an annual average of 681 Arizona jobs during the project’s development and generate $325 million in taxes and royalties to Arizona governments.

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