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Tracking the trends 2019

The top 10 issues transforming the future of mining

The 2019 edition of Tracking the trends takes a look at the trends that miners will face in the coming year and outlines a wealth of potential responses proposed from Deloitte member firms' mining professionals.

Solving the value conundrum

Disruption and volatility have become the new constant for the mining sector—grappling with issues like rising stakeholder demands, talent shortages, tarnished reputation, an evolving threat landscape, and dwindling access to key resources such as energy and water. What leading strategies can miners deploy to succeed in this dynamic business environment?

To thrive into the future, companies must re-envision corporate strategies, boost risk management approaches, and improve relationships with stakeholders, in addition to making rapid strides in digital transformation, expanding capital spend, and fostering an environment of diversity and inclusion.

Now in its 11th year, the 2019 Tracking the trends reveals the top 10 trends that should be on every mining company's agenda. Our global mining professionals once again share insights that miners can leverage in their ongoing pursuit for productivity, capital discipline, strategy development, and sustainable growth.

Download the report to find out what’s in-store for miners this year.



2019 mining trends

Rethinking mining strategy
Embedding the discipline to deliver measurable value across the cycle
Rethinking mining strategy
The frontier of analytics and artificial intelligence
Moving up the maturity curve
The frontier of analytics and artificial intelligence
Managing risk in the digital era
Exploring a new approach to controls and risk management
Managing risk in the digital era
Supply chain digitization
Why innovation requires integration
Supply chain digitization
Driving sustainable shared social outcomes
Finding value beyond compliance
Driving sustainable shared social outcomes
Exploring the water-energy nexus
Making the case for a systematic approach
Exploring the water-energy nexus
Decoding capital projects
Learning from past mistakes
Decoding capital projects
Reimagining work, workers, and the workplace
A blueprint for the future
Reimagining work, workers, and the workplace
Diversity and inclusion programs in the workplace
From theory to practice
Diversity and inclusion programs in the workplace
Demanding provenance
EVs and battery minerals provoke the desire for provenance
Demanding provenance
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Tracking the trends 2019

Dig Deep Podcast: The Key Mining Trends in 2019

Interview with Andrew Swart

The mining industry is changing faster than ever, resulting in both greater growth potential, as well as more disruption and volatility than in years past.

In this episode of the Dig Deep Podcast, Rob Tyson, Founder and Director of Mining International Ltd. interviews Andrew Swart, Deloitte’s Global Consulting Mining & Metals Leader and briefly discusses the key trends affecting the mining industry in 2019.




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