Global tin mine production growth to slow – BMI

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – Global tin mine production growth will decelerate between 2018 and 2026, compared with 2009 to 2017, owing to stricter environment regulations and declining ore grades in major producers, such as China, Indonesia and Myanmar. However, the market researcher BMI expects that absolute production will increase over the coming years, owing to positive […]

Neighborhood Rivalry ‘Puts Myanmar’s Oil and Gas Sector at Risk’

Myanmar will struggle to attract new investment in oil and gas development because of a global industry slump and new competition from neighboring countries, a report said. Naypyidaw’s problem is compounded by the fact that Myanmar is increasingly being seen as an investment risk, Asia Oil & Gas Monitor said last week. With Myanmar still […]

Myanmar’s Oil Production Tipped to Decline; Fuel Imports to Increase

Myanmar will become increasingly dependent on imported crude oil and refined fuels over the next ten years because of a lack of planning and investment, an industry report has forecast. A rise in crude oil imports is highly likely in spite of an expected upsurge in onshore and offshore exploration in coming years, while underinvestment […]