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Join us in Las Vegas September 13-15.

U.S. Economic Recovery Depends on Mining

Mining provides the raw materials required for nearly every industry and consumer product, feeding our manufacturing, technology, transportation, medical, defense and energy supply chains.

Health, Safety and Business Assistance

Download NMA’s health and safety infographics and view CDC, administration and agency
guidance for businesses and employers.

Reinventing Our Domestic Minerals Supply Chain in a Post-Pandemic World

The NMA partnered with RealClearPolitics to convene a discussion on the problems associated with U.S.’ overreliance on mineral imports and our country’s adversarial approach to domestic mineral production. Watch the discussion with Reps. Guy Reschenthaler (R-PA), Eric Swalwell (D-CA) and others on RealClearPolitics’ website at the link below.

Our Medical Supply Chain Needs a Strong Domestic Mining Industry

Minerals and metals are essential to our modern medical world and are key to many of the medicinal innovations we see today, while the antimicrobial and antiviral properties of minerals have never been more relevant or needed.

CORESafety TV: Coronavirus Edition

Watch this episode of NMA’s CORESafety® TV to hear more about how CORESafety can help a mining operation of any size.

The American Mining Industry Prioritizes Workforce and Community Safety

Mining companies are working hard to keep its workforce and communities safe by implementing a number of health, safety and protocol changes to stop the spread of the Coronavirus.

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Leaders in Mine Safety and Technology Honored by NMA and NIOSH

LAS VEGAS – The National Mining Association (NMA) will gather today at MINExpo INTERNATIONAL® 2021 to honor outstanding achievements in mine safety and technology. Safety The NMA’s Sentinels of Safety Award recognizes coal and mineral mining operations in 10 categories for recording the most... Read More

Mining For Our Future

Innovative technologies made possible through and employed by mining are providing the mineral and energy resources essential for a better life and a better future.

Strengthening the U.S. Economy

The strength and future health of the U.S. economy depends on mining, which provides the building blocks for the everyday American experience.

Maintaining Energy Security

Mining powers America, from the fuels that feed our energy grid to the metals that carry power to our homes and businesses. Coal and minerals play a key role in every stage of energy delivery.

Supporting America's Infrastructure

From foundations to roofs, power plants to wind farms, roads to bridges—America’s infrastructure projects begin with mining.

Enhancing National Security

In uncertain times, U.S. mining provides essential elements for safeguarding our nation.

Improving Mine Safety and Health

The safety and health of our workers and colleagues is a core value of the mining industry.

Developing Resources Responsibly

Natural resources are at the heart of mining, therefore good environmental stewardship is an industry imperative and a core requirement. Mining and its employees are at the center of our communities, underscoring our commitment to being good neighbors wherever we operate.