Offshore and Deep Sea Mining 2014: Overcoming challenges to make deep sea mining economically viable
Published: Friday, 07 November 2014
Participants at a conference on deep sea mining in London indicated that transparency is the key factor needed to meet challenges in offshore mining activities and to encourage investment, which may turn the mining industry to look at opportunities offshore.
Transparency is a key requirement to
overcome barriers and attract investors to deep sea mining
projects, industry insiders and policy makers said yesterday at
the Offshore and Deep Sea Mining conference in London, UK.
Private companies have increasingly seen opportunities to
exploit offshore resources in the last four years, with