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Arctic: mining at the edge of the world

The general downturn in commodities has made the already tough proposition of operating in the Arctic region even more difficult, especially from the point of view of obtaining funds for additional exploration and development, which costs more due to remote locations and extraordinary weather.

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Mining under the Northern Lights (Photo: Alrosa)

A simple qualifications for projects that fit the geographical criteria would be those that fall within the clear border that defines the Arctic Circle, but it is the unique conditions that this