SOURCE: The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute

February 27, 2017 05:00 ET

Fraser Institute Media Advisory: Which Canadian provinces are the most attractive for mining investments? Annual global survey of mining companies coming Tuesday, Feb. 28

CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - February 27, 2017) - On Tuesday, Feb. 28, the Fraser Institute will release its annual Survey of Mining Companies.

This year's survey ranks 104 jurisdictions worldwide, including Canadian provinces, on their attractiveness to investors based on responses from mining executives from around the world.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Tuesday, Feb. 28 at 5:00 a.m. (Eastern).

The complete survey will also be available as a free PDF download at

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Contact Information

    Ken Green, Senior Director of the Centre for Natural Resources
    Fraser Institute

    Taylor Jackson, Senior Policy Analyst
    Fraser Institute

    To arrange media interviews or for more information, please contact:
    Bryn Weese
    Media Relations Specialist, Fraser Institute
    Office: (604) 688-0221 ext. 589
    Cell: (604) 250-8076