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Mining in Trump's America: boom or bust?

The United States of America is a good place for miners right now: equities are broadly up despite the developing trade war, taxes are down and businesses are excited.

Jacqueline Holman and Alex Hamer

Finance > Project-finance

Mining in Trump's America: boom or bust?

The United States of America is a good place for miners right now: equities are broadly up despite the developing trade war, taxes are down and businesses are excited.

Jacqueline Holman and Alex Hamer

Mining in Trump's America: boom or bust?

While many Trump policies arrive via Twitter at 5am or 11.30pm ET, miners are doing well so far out of his government

As a broad statement, it's hard to disagree with; Donald Trump and his administration have made life easier for miners through cutting regulation and forcing a change of attitude from the permitting authorities, on top of handing back cash through tax cuts.