Mining Journal World Risk Report 2018 (feat.MineHutte ratings)

Foreword: Risk management needs innovation

2018 EDITION: A comprehensive annual review of mining risk, including a jurisdiction-by-jurisdiction ratings system and an assessment of general business and operating risks and trends.

Foreword: Risk management needs innovation Foreword: Risk management needs innovation Foreword: Risk management needs innovation Foreword: Risk management needs innovation Foreword: Risk management needs innovation

Risk has always been an inherent aspect of mining: the very nature of mining involves operating in some of the most remote and inhospitable areas of the world; the uncertainty and volatility of global commodity prices; shifting regulatory requirements; high capital intensity; long investment lead times; and a high level of public scrutiny.

Since the last economic downturn, the global...

INSIDE THIS REPORT

INTRODUCTION

INVESTMENT RISK INDEX

GENERAL RISK PERCEPTION