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Poor countries increasingly dependent on mining income: ICMM

Despite dropping commodity prices, many of the world’s poorest countries, especially in Africa, have become more dependent on income from mining, according to the International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM).

Some of the world's poorest countries depend the most on mining to boost their economies

Some of the world's poorest countries depend the most on mining to boost their economies

The ICMM has released the fourth edition of its bi-annual mining contribution index (MCI) ranking 182 countries according to the importance of mining to their economies by combining data on mining's contribution...

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