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Mining boom brings economic benefits to Australia

8/27/2014 04:51:10 PM

According to data published by the Reserve Bank of Australia, the country's decade-long mining boom underpinned a glut of spending on new cars and household durable goods, such as such as furniture, appliances, TVs, cameras and computers.


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Rare Earths Elements – China’s weakening hold

8/27/2014 04:38:53 PM

A commodity is a basic good used in commerce that is interchangeable with other commodities of the same type. The quality of a given commodity may vary but it is essentially uniform across producers.


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U.S. Energy Boom: Shifting energy supply

8/15/2014 04:51:55 PM

A recent article by the Wall Street Journal reported that “In U.S. Energy Boom, Alaska is Unlikely Loser” explains that the booming industry in other parts of the country explains the decline in Alaskan Oil production.

 


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