Forum in St. John's gathers industry representatives
The 10th annual Mining Industry NL investors' forum gets underway at the Sheraton Hotel in St. John's. — Photo by Ashley Fitzpatrick/The Telegram
The Mining Industry NL investors' forum is underway at the Sheraton Hotel in St. John's, with two days of scheduled presentations by mining companies active in Newfoundland and Labrador.
The event, aimed at drawing in new investment for provincial projects, is in its 10th year.
Executive director of Mining Industry NL Ed Moriarity opened the forum shortly after 9 a.m., noting over 230 people are registered for the event this year.
Day one will include presentations from representatives of: Minco Plc, Vulcan Minerals, Maritime Resources, North Atlantic Iron Corp, Metals Creek Resources, Coastal Gold, Marathon Gold, Alderon Iron Ore, Canada Fluorspar and Brigus Gold.
More to come at thetelegram.com.