Mining in British Columbia: 20 Facts

British Columbia is just one of many Canadian provinces blessed with a vast wealth of natural resources. Home to major deposits of valuable rocks, minerals and metals, B.C.'s mining industry has flourished over the years and today remains a major contributor to the province’s economy and overall...


Diamonds in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

This blog has been edited due to Bill C-59 Did you know that Canada is the world's third-largest producer of diamonds? Canadian diamonds are some the most sought-after globally because of their conflict-free nature – unlike those sourced from many other parts of the world. Our diamond producers ...


Mining in Ontario: 19 Facts, History & More!

This blog has been edited due to Bill C-59 Did you know that Ontario is a hotbed for mining activity in Canada? With 37 active mines across the province, the industry supports countless families in communities such as Sudbury, Windsor, Midland, Timmins, Perth, Marathon, North Bay and Attawapiska...


Gold in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

This blog has been edited due to Bill C-59 Home to the world’s seventh-largest reserves, it shouldn’t be a surprise that Canada is a major gold producer and exporter. The dense metal is mined in ten provinces and territories across Canada, including out west in British Columbia, to the north in N...


Uranium in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

This blog has been edited due to Bill C-59 Canada has long been one of the world’s biggest producers and exporters of uranium. The world’s second-largest country is home to the fourth-largest global reserves, almost all of which is produced by the McArthur River and Cigar Lake mines in Northern ...


Potash in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

This blog has been edited due to Bill C-59 Did you know that Canada is the world's largest producer and exporter of potash? The Land of Maple Syrup is also home to the largest global potash reserves, with 1.1 billion tonnes - or about 20 per cent of the world's supply! Potash is just one of many...


Mining in Quebec: 15 Facts, History & More

This blog has been edited due to Bill C-59 Did you know that Quebec is a mining powerhouse? As the largest Canadian province by surface area, Quebec’s subsoil comprises a variety of critical and strategic minerals which are important in manufacturing a wide spectrum of modern technologies. Home ...


British Columbia's $800 Billion Critical Minerals Opportunity

This blog has been edited due to Bill C-59 British Columbia’s vast wealth of mineral and metal resources, if further developed, could create thousands of jobs, generate billions in tax revenues, and see a long-term economic boost of nearly $800 billion, according to a new study by the Mining Ass...


What Critical Minerals Are Found in Canada? You’d Be Surprised!

This blog has been edited due to Bill C-59 Canada is fortunate to boast a varied and extensive geological landscape with substantial mining resources. From the Canadian Cordillera in the west to the Appalachian region of the east, “critical” minerals that play an essential role in modern technol...


Canada Must Do More on Global Mining Stage: EXNER-PIROT

Is the world mining enough minerals and metals to support a full transformation of our energy systems from fossil fuels to renewables? Is China still the dominant player in the critical materials used in modern energy technologies such as wind, solar and EVs, and if so, what implications does th...