At VMA’s annual Market Outlook Workshop held in Boston this past August, Glen Ives, chair of Deloitte Canada, reported on the state of the mining industry and the trends affecting its profitability and future.
“I am an economic bull,” he said. “I look at China and see an economy that's growing and will double in the next 10 years. I look at the U.S. and see an incredibly strong economy that the rest of the world underestimates. Latin America is also growing. I believe there will be continued economic growth across the globe, and that means increased commodity demand.”