There can be no doubt that the falls in commodity prices in Australia’s major export commodities, coal and iron ore, have been very pronounced. These prices may be here to stay for the short to medium term.
This downturn is challenging the viability of new and existing projects, which is leading to long-term shifts in approaches to operations, investment, enabling infrastructure solutions, procurement and financing.
In this article, Graham Matthew and Andrew Hoyling explore the impacts these price falls are causing as well as the issues and opportunities that are being created for investment opportunities in operations, restructuring and refinancing of mine-enabling infrastructure in Australia.
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