start here

start here

The Daily IKN email digest, get all daily posts sent to you next day (& no ads)


The 2014 Behre Dolbear ranking of where you digging people should go play at mining

They've been doing this list for the last 15 years, the 2014 version was unveiled yesterday in a presentation and bunfest in Santiago de Chile, go here to get the full PDF, here's your headline table:

Not much of a shock up there at the top. In fact my only real gripe with the top ten is that they haven't pulled Brazil down far enough and it's still above the much better Peru (as long as you avoid the difficult places, that is). By the way, Venezuela and Zimbabwe don't make it on the list because...well...because BD has a reputation to maintain. But read the whole report for the details.