Exclusive: Production slowing fast at Myanmar mine that rattled tin market



Output from a mysterious Myanmar tin mine that has disrupted the global market in the metal is falling sharply and deposits could be depleted in "two to three years", senior mine officials told Reuters.
A surprise discovery of large quantities of tin has propelled the formerly isolated Southeast Asian country into the position of third largest producer of the industrial metal, and contributed to a sharp fall in prices in the last three years.
Much of it comes from the Man Maw mine deep inside the self-proclaimed "Wa State", a secretive, China-dominated statelet the size... read more

 
18 October 2016 in Business, Views: 39
Source: Reuters
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