Opinion: Asia’s HY miners need consolidation to prosper

17 Apr 2012

Metals and mining are important aspects of Asia’s growth story but the volatile nature of business makes it difficult for smaller corporates to borrow and prosper. They must consolidate or perish.

As emerging Asia’s voracious hunger for commodities to fund its growth continues, the mining and natural resources sectors are shaping up as key battlegrounds. The region’s governments have varied strategies for securing key resources – from China’s state-owned enterprises (SOEs) and their rampaging acquisitiveness to Indonesia’s infrastructure development ...

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