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Legislators address critical minerals in appropriations bill

December 21, 2011

The Consolidated Appropriations Act of Fiscal Year 2012, which pa...

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Mining machinery adds Midwest jobs

December 20, 2011

The Vermeer Corporation, an Iowa-based manufacturer of agricult...

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U.S. Mines Continue to Strive for Zero Fatalities

December 19, 2011

While 85 percent of all U.S. mines operate injury-free each year,...

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Advanced energy, technology fuel demand for silver

December 15, 2011

Last year, a record 242.9 million ounces of silver were needed to...

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World’s highest tax proposal has significant economic consequences

December 13, 2011

Kate Brophy McGee, a representative for Arizona’s 11th di...

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Domestic Mining Policies Critical to Continued Job Growth

December 12, 2011

Jeffrey Dean, executive director and general counsel of the Int...

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As supply contracts, demand for platinum products grows

December 08, 2011

Carmakers will use a record $7 billion of platinum in catalytic...

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PwC Survey Finds Scarcity of Metals and Minerals Worsening

December 07, 2011

A global survey published by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) found t...

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In the Midwest, mining means jobs

December 06, 2011

The U.S. has gained an average of nearly 7,000 mining jobs per mo...

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Mining equipment producer drives national export growth

December 05, 2011

Demand for machinery from Caterpillar Inc., the world’s lar...

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