Two more warning shots across mining's bows

Plus: the mineral riches of Eastern Europe are back on the agenda, big time. The Outcrop by Robin Bromby.

Two more warning shots across mining's bows Two more warning shots across mining's bows Two more warning shots across mining's bows Two more warning shots across mining's bows Two more warning shots across mining's bows

Rising energy prices plus a collapsing Chinese property sector — they could both make life even more difficult for mining operators.

First, energy.