Copper Mining in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Copper Mining in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Did you know that Canada is a global leader in copper production?! Copper is a soft, malleable and corrosion-resistant metal with the ability to conduct heat and electricity. Because of its conductive properties, the metal is a critical component in countless day-to-day produ...

Graphite Mining in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Graphite Mining in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Did you know that Canada is a global leader in graphite production?! Graphite is a non-metallic mineral with many applications due to its ability to conduct heat and electricity. It is a critical component of LEDs, lithium-ion batteries, semiconductors, and pencils – the last...

Nickel Mining in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Nickel Mining in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Did you know that Canada is a global leader in nickel production, an essential component of countless products we rely on daily?! From anti-corrosion alloys and stainless-steel appliances to jet engines and electric vehicles, nickel plays a huge role in the contemporary lifes...

Diamonds in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Diamonds in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Did you know that Canada is the world's third-largest producer of rough diamonds by both volume and value?! 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. Canadian diam...

Supporter Spotlight: Trent Mell - November 2021

Supporter Spotlight: Trent Mell - November 2021

“Supporter Spotlight” features Canadians with a passion for Canada’s Natural Resource sector.  Our spotlight this month is Trent Mell, President and CEO of First Cobalt, a Canadian-based Cobalt company. Trent talks to us about the electric vehicle revolution and the importance...

Platinum Group Metals in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Platinum Group Metals in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Did you know that Canada is home to the fifth-largest reserves of platinum group metals (PGMs) in the world?! With just one dedicated PGM operation in Western Ontario, a majority of Canada's extracted platinum group metals are by-products of nickel mining.Platinum group metal...

VIDEO: Redefining Electrical Metals Conference 2021 w/ Canada Action

VIDEO: Redefining Electrical Metals Conference 2021 w/ Canada Action

Minerals and metals are used to create almost everything around us in some way or another. It's important to understand just where all these goods come from: how they are discovered, extracted, refined and then transformed into products used to improve society and bolster the ...

Supporter Spotlight: Jacob McKinnon - October 2021

Supporter Spotlight: Jacob McKinnon - October 2021

“Supporter Spotlight” features Canadians with a passion for Canada’s Natural Resource sector.  Our spotlight this month is Jacob McKinnon, President and COO of Juno Corp an exploration mining company in Northern Ontario. Jacob talks to us about the importance of mining for our...

Mining in Quebec: 25+ Facts

Mining in Quebec: 25+ Facts

Did you know that Mining in Quebec accounted for 34.3% of Canada's gold production in 2019, or that the province also is home to the largest operating gold mine in the country?! If you didn't, you'll want to read on and learn more facts such as how Quebec's mining industry is...

Mining in Canada: 65+ Facts

Mining in Canada: 65+ Facts

Canada, with its diverse geology across 9.985 million square kilometres (km2) of land, is home to an abundance of minerals and metals which underpin a world-class mining industry that supports hundreds of thousands of Canadian families. Accounting for nearly 720,000 direct an...