Offshore and Deep Sea Mining 2014: Overcoming challenges to make deep sea mining economically viable

By Antonio Torrisi
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 projects...

This is a preview of the full article

Our market news and price data is reserved for registered users only.

Current customer? Login now

All of our industrial minerals price data and news is now available only through our new platform. Learn more about the intelligence we offer by visiting our Fastmarkets flagship website. If you are familiar with our reliable and trusted intelligence, fill out a request a quote form today to hear from our friendly sales staff who will create a custom license for you.


Interested in lithium prices? We now offer lithium prices and coverage free for reference. Click here to read all about it.

Interested in the wider electrification market?
Join our growing community of participants who want to learn more about electrification and how this market is developing.