The peaks and troughs of Eurasian mining
Published: Wednesday, 01 May 2019
Turkey is the standout performer in Eurasia’s industrial minerals industry but its economic recession is affecting the wider region. Rose Pengelly looks at what neighboring countries are doing to boost their domestic mining sectors.
Reaching agreement on what Eurasia means, as a geographical
or political concept, has long been a thorny problem.
The region has been variously defined as stretching from
Portugal to the Ural Mountains, from the most westerly tip of
Europe to the Bering Strait (bounded by Siberia and...