Yana Amis

Yana Amis has been president of a mining consulting firm for 17 years and is a mineral commodity economics researcher.

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Diamonds: Business and glamour

| October 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
Diamonds: Business and glamour

Diamonds glitter through countless legends and still fire imaginations. Unlike any other commodity, diamonds are famed for their physical properties and their illustrious place in history, helped in modern times by intense marketing. According to Ad Age, “A diamond is forever” is the No. 1 commercial slogan of the 20th Century. Today, heirloom and coloured […]

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Canada: Minerals and metals supplier to the world

| September 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
Canada: Minerals and metals supplier to the world

Canada is one of the world’s leading mining nations. From humble beginnings with small-scale coal mining on Cape Breton Island, N.S., 350 years ago, there are now more than 1,100 mining and exploration projects operating today. Canada produces more than 60 minerals and metals. The country ranks No. 1 in the world in potash and […]

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