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Australia's lack of capacity exacerbating skills shortages

SKILLS Shortages Special Series: Mining companies have been battling unprecedented labour shortages since mid-2021, according to official jobs data. However, the genesis of these shortages can be traced back more than a decade to the end of the last mining boom and a subsequent decline in graduate numbers.

 The WA School of Mines in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia

The WA School of Mines in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia

Metals and minerals prices hit all-time highs in 2011 before the bubble finally burst. This caused capital spending on mining projects to plummet from a peak of US$164 billion in 2012 to US$66 billion...

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