Dryblower on mining's rising costs challenge

MINING is not just about digging holes, a fact which Dryblower thinks some of his best friends are inclined to forget as they debate the rise and fall of commodity prices and skirt around the other side of the business – costs.

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The two key words in that opening paragraph are business and costs, but there is a third word which is even more important, profit.