Vehicle manufacturer Volvo publishes a list of what it considers to be the most impressive mines around the world.
The research by youth research agency YouthInsight found that only 30% of students surveyed had an interest in a career in mining or the mining equipment, technology and services sectors.
The Minerals Council of Australia has claimed that the mining sector will struggle to employ skilled workers in the future without changes to higher education and workplace relations laws it sees as stifling investment and innovation.
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"Highlights this year were the presentation sessions on research & development," commented DMT CEO Prof. Eiko Räkers.