• Canadian Mining Eye - Q1 2019

    The Canadian Mining Eye index saw a positive start to the year in the first quarter. Gold prices increased 1% quarter-over-quarter in Q1 2019 following an 8% quarterly gain in Q4 2018.

  • British Columbia mineral and coal exploration survey

    The positive momentum that began in the sector in late-2016 accelerated in 2018, with year-on-year growth in exploration across all major commodities and geographic regions in the province.

  • Canadian Mining Eye – Q4 2018

    Canadian mining and metals companies may look forward to more positive commodity pricing, but challenges continue to evolve in the sector. Find out what’s behind these challenges — and access an interview with EY Canada Mining & Metals Leader Jeff Swinoga.

  • Guide to the Taxation of Mining Operations

    EY’s Guide to the Taxation of Mining Operations is an easy-to-use reference guide designed to assist Canadian mining businesses in interpreting and applying the rules under the federal Income Tax Act, as well as under provincial and territorial legislation.

  • 10 business risks facing mining and metals

    The top risks facing mining and metals in 2019-20 reflect a new era of disruption from both within and outside of the sector.

  • Canadian Mining Eye – Q3 2018

    The latest EY Canadian Mining Eye saw a double-digit drop in third quarter index performance. Find out what’s behind the decline — and access an interview with Peter Marrone, Founder and Executive Chairman of Yamana Gold.

  • Video: The digital wave transformation approach

    We describe an end-to-end progressive “wave” approach which can integrate different digital initiatives into a cohesive whole.

  • How can mining and metals ride the digital wave?

    Join our interactive webcast on 21 August on the “wave” approach to digital transformation in mining and metals.

  • Webcast: Make cyber risk a priority

    Join us on 26 June for an interactive webcast about what the cyber threat landscape looks like in the mining sector.

Mining & Metals

Mining the opportunities

With a strong but volatile outlook for the sector, the Canadian mining and metals industry is focused on future growth through expanded production, without losing sight of operational efficiency and cost optimization. The sector is also faced with the increased challenges of changing expectations in the maintenance of its social license to operate, skills shortages, effectively executing capital projects and meeting government revenue expectations.

EY’s Global Mining & Metals Center brings together a worldwide team of professionals dedicated to offering industry insight. Our network of more than 2,000 mining and metals professionals in 144 countries help develop practical alternatives and provide tailored approaches to the issues you face.

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