Report: Canada's mining industry faces shortage of up to 127,000 workers
from Business in Vancouver
With commodity prices rebounding from their lowest in at least 25 years, miners are stepping up spending and considering the reactivation of projects placed in the back burner, but there is a new looming risk they don't seem ready to deal with — their ability to access workers with the skills needed in an upswing. That is the main conclusion of a recent report by Canada's Mining Industry Human Resources Council, which warns about the immediate consequences of the lack of recruitment over the past five years.
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