Mining and resources are a significant contributor to the Australian economy. As well as incredible volumes of minerals mined, Western Australia has positioned itself at the centre of the global emergence of technological and knowledge advancements in this sector.
Many of the world’s top mining companies have major operations in Western Australia and there is a long history of facilitating and supporting mining operations across the State. WA’s stable regulatory and political environment and high-quality infrastructure (roads, rail, ports and utilities) have enabled the growth of these companies. Western Australia also boasts some of the world’s pre-eminent mining and resources research institutions.
WA mines over 50 different minerals
WA is one of Top 5 most attractive jurisdictions in the world for mining
Critical Minerals for Batteries
Rare Earth Materials
Mining Equipment, Technology and Services (METS)