NSW mining growing strongly but still overshadowed by WA

THE NEW South Wales metals mining sector has almost doubled its contribution to the state economy over the past five years, according to NSW Minerals Council data.

NSW mining growing strongly but still overshadowed by WA  NSW mining growing strongly but still overshadowed by WA  NSW mining growing strongly but still overshadowed by WA  NSW mining growing strongly but still overshadowed by WA  NSW mining growing strongly but still overshadowed by WA

The metals mining sector in NSW which includes Newcrest's Cadia mine is experiencing a strong period of growth.

Analysis of the total direct spending of NSW Minerals Council metals mining members reveals growth in the past five years from $1.94 billion in 2015-16 financial year to $3.7 billion in 2019-20.