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The mining boom that wasn't

The mining industry has lamented for years that despite an enormous increase in exploration expenditures the industry simply is not finding new mineable deposits, reserves, and resources at the rate it used to.

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Despite appearances, there hasn't been the boom in exploration spending required to find big deposits (photo: Hkeyser)

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