24 Feb 2013
February 24, 2013

Report: Mining Will Remain a Driving Force

February 24, 2013

Hibbing Daily Tribune
Kelly Grinsteinner

There’s no doubt that mining is a major contributor to the Iron Range.

It’s also to the state economy. 

A recent report concludes that mining is poised to remain a major player and has the potential to more than double its impact in the next few years.

The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) Labovitz School of Business and Economics released the findings on the mining industry’s economic impact on the state as well as the significant opportunity for its growth earlier this month.