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Independent experts hit back at claims the mining sector remains Australia's economic darling

29 Mar 2017
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It's impossible to determine how much longer the rivers of gold from the mining industry have to run.

That's what independent experts have told PM after a report commissioned by the Minerals Council suggested the resources boom has another 30 years left in it.

While the mining sector remains an important part of the Australian economy, experts warn too many reports, commissioned by industry insiders, exaggerate the importance of different sectors in order to grab the attention of policy makers.

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