Copper, Nickel, Lead & Zinc Mining in Canada: Market Research Report

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Copper, Nickel, Lead & Zinc Mining in Canada Market Research Report | NAICS 21223CA | Mar 2015

Digging deep: Revenue will rise, though weak demand from China may constrain growth

IBISWorld’s Copper, Nickel, Lead & Zinc Mining market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Copper, Nickel, Lead and Zinc Mining industry supplies important metals for infrastructure construction and other products. The industry has grown during the past five years, though weakening demand from China is anticipated to constrain revenue. In the next five years, industry operators will continue to seek additional measures to reduce mine operation costs, effectively increasing profitability... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The Copper, Nickel, Lead and Zinc Mining industry is highly concentrated in British Columbia (31.4% of establishments) and Ontario (31.4% of establishments). Outside of these regions, only Manitoba (9.8%) and Quebec (9.8%) have a relatively strong presence of industry operators. In the past five years, these regions have maintained their relative share of industry establishments, largely due to the fixed nature of mining. British Columbia is home to the country's largest open pit copper mine, Highland Valley Copper Mine, owned by Teck Resources. Ontario contains nickel, copper and zinc mines... purchase to read more


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What is the Copper, Nickel, Lead & Zinc Mining Industry?

This industry mines ores valued for their copper, nickel, lead or zinc content. Firms may covert mined ore into concentrates for further downstream processing.

Industry Products
Copper oreZinc oreNickel oreLead ore
Industry Activities
Copper ore mining and beneficiatingNickel ore mining and beneficiatingLead ore mining and beneficiatingZinc ore mining and beneficiatingRecovering copper concentratesExploring for and developing mine sites

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