Asian miners consolidate procurement

The majority of Asian miners expect greater centralisation of procurement over the next two years, according to Timetric’s Mining Intelligence Centre.

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Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton have global supply agreements in place with Komatsu and Caterpillar respectively

In a recent survey of over 100 Asian mine managers, respondents were asked if they expect the level of centralisation of procurement to change over the next two years.