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2016 toughens suppliers

Senior executives at two major global mining suppliers sounded slightly more optimistic notes about 2017 prospects for the beleaguered mining equipment, technology and services (METS) sector after another “challenging” 12 months this year, which started under a heavy pall of pessimism.

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Alberto Calderon, managing director and CEO of the world’s biggest mine explosives manufacturer and supplier, Orica (ASX: ORI), said he wasn’t prepared yet to call the bottom of the mining investment