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'Peak mining' a long way off, says Vegas economic geologist

Despite metals production rising to unprecedented levels throughout the 20th century, global known resources for most mined commodities are at their highest ever levels, the Resources for Future Generations Conference in Vancouver heard this week.

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Assistant professor in economic geology at the University of Las Vegas, Simon Jowitt

Assistant professor in economic geology at the University of Las Vegas, Simon Jowitt said ‘peak mining' was probably still decades away.