Country Focus: The Philippines
Date & Time
Tuesday, September 17, 2024, 5:10 PM - 6:00 PM

The Philippines is a major player in Southeast Asian mining, being the world's second-largest nickel producer and sixth-largest cobalt producer. Recent policy changes have boosted its mining potential. The country has seen a steady rise in nickel production, becoming China's top supplier, surpassing Indonesia. In 2021, the Philippines lifted bans on new mines, leading to the commissioning of 10 new nickel mines in 2022.

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