Mining's supply struggles

Maptek’s managing director Peter Johnson, who sat in on Future of Mining Sydney’s mining equipment, technology and services (METS) investment and start-up talks, addresses the difficult commercial conditions within the mining tech supply sector

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A group of very talented, very experienced and very determined people in the room, from Australia and elsewhere, were all solving some very valuable problems in the mining industry. Sadly, I was not surprised to hear almost all of them cite one of the major difficulties in succeeding as a mining tech start-up was the need to deal with major mining companies as customers.

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