Investment in B.C.’s mining sector was $720 million in 2021—21 per cent less than in 2020.
BC mining industry
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Less investment means fewer jobs and less revenue flowing through the province.
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Unlike provinces such as B.C., Saskatchewan is covered by historic treaties and Treaty Land Entitlement agreements.
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More than 10,700 British Columbians were employed in the mining sector in 2013 with an average salary and benefits totalling $114,600. That same year, the mining industry contributed $511 million in revenues to the B.C. government. However, the industry faces an uncertain future.