Minerals Council of Australia

Representing Australia's exploration, mining and minerals processing industry

MINING REMAINS MAJOR CONTRIBUTOR TO NATION’S ECONOMIC STABILITY

The Australian minerals industry continues to make a significant contribution to the nation’s economic growth, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) figures released today.

NEW GLOBAL REPORT HIGHLIGHTS RISK OF POLICY COMPLACENCY

The Fraser Institute’s Annual Survey of Mining Companies for 2016 released overnight confirms the need for Australian state governments to lift their game when it comes to attracting mining investment.

WTO BREAKTHROUGH ON TRADE FACILITATION AGREEMENT

The Minerals Council of Australia welcomes the entry into force of the World Trade Organisation’s Trade Facilitation Agreement as a significant milestone for the multilateral trading system.

GOVERNMENT TAKES BALANCED VIEW WITH LOW EMISSIONS STRATEGY

The Australian coal industry supports the government’s sensible policy which recognises the role of our high quality coal in helping to curb emissions.

NEW REPORT BACKS CARBON CAPTURE AND STORAGE IN AUSTRALIA

An independent report commissioned by government, industry and research organisations has laid down a comprehensive plan for carbon capture and storage (CCS) deployment in Australia.

LAUNCH OF NEW COAL ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN

The Australian coal industry has launched a new coal advertising campaign – Coal: Making the future possible – that highlights the important role coal will play in the world’s future energy mix while reducing emissions.