THE DRIFT OF THINGS

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					THE DRIFT OF THINGS
Steve Kral
Mining Engineering; May 2010; 62, 5; Docstoc
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Description: * Value of 2009 U.S. mineral production slides 20 percent * Global exploration spending off by $5.2 billion * Coal production in the United States fell by 8.5 percent The headlines above pretty well explain how the minerals industry fared during 2009. The large decrease was due to low commodity prices, which, in turn, was due to decreased demand for minerals in the construction and automotive manufacturing industries.
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