Mining Industry Market Research

The U.S. Commercial Service Market Research Library is the place to go to obtain industry specific market research. There are several reports prepared by our staff of experts throughout the Americas that offer market intelligence in the mining industry. Below are a few examples.


Mining Machinery & Equipment - Best Prospect – January 10, 2014
The mining industry in Argentina continues to expand following a sustained upward trend. Nevertheless, a significant number of mining projects throughout Argentina have not reached full development. Regulatory changes in general investment legislation and in specific mining-sector legislation in the...


Mining – January 8, 2014
Brazil has one of the largest mining markets in the world, with a strong local presence of subsidiaries of multinational companies that have local factories, as well as Brazilian companies that manufacture a wide variety of mining equipment and components. Brazil is the world’s fifth largest minera...


Mining Sector – December 13, 2013
Canada's mining industry is expected to grow at an annual rate of 7.6 percent for the next five years. According to recent research, Canada's mining industry plans to invest $140 billion in projects over the next decade, with multiple billions in each of its provinces and territories. In the Pro...


Mining Equipment Best Prospects – January 3, 2014
Overview Chile is the number one producer of copper in the world. Its current world production market share is 34%. The mining sector contribution to its GDP is approximately 20%. The overall industry represents about 60% of the country’s total exports. In addition to copper, Chile is also a major...


Mining Equipment - Best Prospect – January 3, 2014
The Colombian mining sector continues to be an attractive investment market for U.S. equipment suppliers as several companies continue their expansions (especially coal and nickel), even though, international commodity prices have been experiencing a downward trend during the year....


Mining Industry Equipment - Best Prospects – January 5, 2014
Overview The Peruvian mining industry plays an important role in Peru’s economy and is recipient of most of the private investment in the country, representing about 58 percent of all investment projects in Peru. Jorge Merino, Peru’s Minister of Energy and Mines, announced that in 2013 the country ...

How to Obtain the Complete Reports

Feel free to contact the Trade Americas Mining Regional Working Group Members for assistance.

To access the full reports or others not listed here, please go to the U.S. Government Export Portal, click on Market Research Library and follow the instructions below.

  • Under Industry select Energy & Mining
  • Under sector select Mining Industry Equipment or any other sector of your choice.
  • Under Region select Western Hemisphere
  • Under Report Types select Market Research Reports
  • Then click on the GO button

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