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MIME 325 Mineral Industry Economics (3 credits)

Offered by: Mining & Materials Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)


Mining & Materials Engineering : Geographical distribution of mineral resources. Production, consumption and prices of minerals. Market structure of selected minerals. Economic evaluation aspects: grade-tonnage considerations; capital and operating cost estimation; assessment of market conditions; estimation of revenue; taxation; sensitivity and risk analyses; economic optimization of mine development and extraction.

Terms: Winter 2013

Instructors: Mustafa Kumral (Winter)

  • (3-2-4)
  • Prerequisite: FACC 300 or MIME 310.