Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining in Australia - Market Research Report

Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: 2.3%

Revenue for the Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining industry has grown at a moderate rate over the past five years, due to lower production volumes offsetting higher prices for zinc and lead. Industry revenue is expected to increase at an annualised 2.3% over the five years through 2018-19, to $5.0 billion. This includes expected growth of 14.4% in the current year, reflecting higher zinc and lead prices due to greater global and domestic demand. Much of the industry's zinc output is exported as a concentrate, while a substantial proportion of lead output is refined locally. Over the past five years, the industry's largest product segment, zinc ore and concentrate, has increased as a share of industry revenue due to strong pricing growth and despite fa...
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Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining industry outlook (2019-2024)

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The performance of the Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining industry is anticipated to be weak over the five years through XXX-XX, due to mixed pricing and volumes. Trends in mine output, metal prices and the Australian dollar will continue to affect the industry's performance over the period. Downstream demand from metal ore smelting and refining companies will also influence industry growth. Industry output, and prices for zinc and lead are projected to decline over the next five years. Silver prices are anticipated to increase over the period. Industry expansion Over the next five years, the industry is anticipated to perform poorly due to weaker pricing for the industry's main product, zinc. Industry revenue is forecast to decline at an annualised...
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Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $5bn
  • business Number of Businesses: 45
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 4,110

Biggest companies in the Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining in Australia industry include Glencore Holdings Pty Limited, MMG Limited, South32 Limited, Perilya Limited and CBH Resources Limited.

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What is Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining industry?

Industry Definition

Industry firms mainly mine silver, lead or zinc ores. Firms also carry out beneficiation, which involves processing ores into ore concentrate.

Industry Products and Services

  • Zinc ore and concentrate
  • Lead ore and concentrate
  • Silver ore and concentrate
  • All Others

Industry Activities

  • Lead ore mining
  • Silver ore mining
  • Zinc ore mining
  • Silver, lead and zinc ore beneficiation processes

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Industry firms mainly mine silver, lead or zinc ores. Firms also carry out beneficiation, which involves processing ores into ore concentrate.

Main Activities

  • Lead ore mining
  • Silver ore mining
  • Zinc ore mining
  • Silver, lead and zinc ore beneficiation processes

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Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

Domestic zinc, lead and silver smelting and refining companies represent a large market for industry products. Higher demand from these downstream firms p...
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Demand from copper, silver, lead and zinc smelting and refining
World price of zinc
US dollars per Australian dollar
Demand from metal and mineral wholesaling

Current Performance

Employment and production
International trade
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Demand drivers
Local production
Export growth
 Table: Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Copper, Silver, Lead and Zinc Smelting and Refining in Australia






Key Selling Industries

Mineral Exploration in Australia
Contract Mining Services in Australia
Petroleum Product Wholesaling in Australia
Mining and Industrial Machinery Wholesaling in Australia



Products & Services

The Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining industry can mine its products simultaneously, as silver, lead and zinc typically occur together in complex mineral d...
South Korea
China
Other export markets
Japan


Demand Determinants

Demand from downstream industries drives demand for zinc, with supply and demand changes influencing price. Globally, the main end uses for zinc are in ga...
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Major Markets

South Korea
China
Other export markets
Japan



 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

Chart: Business Locations by State Chart: Business Locations by State

Market Share Concentration

The Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining industry has a high concentration level, with the four largest companies expected to account for 71.9% of industry re...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining in Australia - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

Glencore Holdings Pty Limited is the Australian registered company name of Glencore plc. As at December 2018, Glencore plc had approximately 158,000 emplo...
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Glencore

 Table: Glencore - financial performance

MMG

 Table: MMG - financial performance

South32

 Table: South32 - financial performance

Perilya

 Table: Perilya - financial performance

CBH Resources

 Table: CBH Resources - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining industry has a high level of capital intensity, as the industry invests substantial capital to develop mines and purc...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining in Australia - Market Research Report Industry
 Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

Technology & Systems

Revenue Volatility

Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

Regulation & Policy

Industry Assistance

Table: Industry data Table: Industry Data for the Silver, Lead and Zinc Ore Mining in Australia Industry

Industry Revenue (2007-2025)
Industry Gross Product (2007-2025)
Establishments (2007-2025)
Businesses (2007-2025)
Employment (2007-2025)
Exports (2007-2025)
Imports (2007-2025)
Wages (2007-2025)
Zinc Ore and Concentrate (2007-2025)

Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data

Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Dat Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data

Table: Industry Financial Ratios Table: Industry Financial Ratios

Liquidity Ratios
Coverage Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Operating Ratios
Cash Flow & Debt Service Ratios (% of Sales)
Assets, %
Liabilities, %

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  • Revenue Forecasts
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  • Historical and Forecast Growth
    Historical and Forecast Growth
  • Industry Market Size
    Industry Market Size
  • Industry Major Players
    Industry Major Players
  • Profitability Analysis
    Profitability Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis
    SWOT Analysis
  • Industry Trends
    Industry Trends
  • Industry Operating Conditions
    Industry Operating Conditions
  • Porter's 5 Forces Analysis
    Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

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