Dryblower on the big money mining game

THERE is so much sport on TV these days that Dryblower is guilty of overlooking the start of the biggest game in mining, Smart Money v Corporate Money – an evenly balanced competition, but one with billions of dollars at stake.

In the Corporate Money corner are the usual suspects: BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto and a few other global giants, which control the lion’s share of mineral production.