Stormclouds gather over mining boom

KEYNOTE speaker David Humphreys had a warning about the current mining boom for delegates to London’s Mines and Money conference: a slowdown is coming. The only question is how big that slowdown will be. Ron Berryman reports from the United Kingdom.

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A former chief economist with Rio Tinto for 18 years and now Norilsk Nickel chief economist, Humphreys said the assumption that supply would continue to chase demand and prices would remain high for