Prospect magazine

Prospect magazine

Prospect magazine, an internationally circulated publication showcasing Western Australia’s dynamic resources sector, is published quarterly by the Western Australian Government's Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) and Department of State Development (DSD).

The magazine is aimed at industry executives, financiers, suppliers and others involved in the mineral and petroleum industries.

With first-hand knowledge of projects and developments in these industries, Prospect's professional journalists provide coverage of the latest trends, investment opportunities and major issues.

Prospect magazine also features a map identifying significant resource projects in the State — either commissioned or planned.

New hard copy subscriptions of Prospect will be suspended pending the result of a review into stakeholder requirements and production costs of the quarterly magazine.

Currently active subscriptions will not be affected and free digital copies of the magazine will still be available.

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Prospect magazines

Prospect Magazine: December 2011 - 3551 Kb

This year the State’s resource sales reach a record A$100billion for the first time.

Prospect Magazine: June 2017 - 6944 Kb

Find out about the launch of a new regulatory strategy for safety and health, how NASA and Woodside are collaborating, and why the OECD is interested in the Mining Rehabilitation Fund.

Prospect Magazine: March to May 2017 - 12103 Kb

State agreement adds 30 years for Australia’s largest refinery

Prospect Magazine: December 2016 to February 2017 - 11295 Kb

WA is in the spotlight with Lithium and Gold production

Prospect Magazine: September 2016 - 6614 Kb

Western Australia has experienced unprecedented growth during the past decade, creating new opportunities in resources development and strong partnerships for the future.

Prospect Magazine: June 2016 - 6990 Kb

This edition of Prospect marks a significant milestone in Western Australia’s resources sector – 50 years of iron ore exports from the State.

Prospect Magazine: March 2016 - 6325 Kb

This edition of Prospect shines a spotlight on Western Australia as a leading LNG producer and exporter on the world stage

Prospect Magazine: September 2012 - 4412 Kb

Scratch the surface and you’ll find the depth and breadth of Western Australia’s resources sector, and the skills of the people who work within it.

Prospect Magazine: September 2013 - 3522 Kb

As we head into the final quarter of 2013, Western Australia is well-positioned to reap the benefits of strong investment in the State’s resources sector despite the recent softening in industry conditions.

Prospect magazine: December 2013 - 2458 Kb

The Western Australian resources sector may have come off its peak, but it continues to be the backbone of the State economy with a number of new projects and expansions coming on stream in recent months.

Prospect magazine: July 2014 - 2781 Kb

With Western Australia’s annual iron ore sales forecast to rise to 777 million tonnes by 2017–18, the need for an additional export capacity to ship the commodity out of the State is clearer than ever.

Prospect magazine: September 2014 - 10364 Kb

Western Australia and Singapore have a long and close trading relationship, built chiefly on the importing and exporting of commodities such as gold and petroleum. In fact, in total trade, Singapore ranks as the State’s fourth-largest trading partner.

Prospect Magazine: December 2014 - 8695 Kb

Western Australia’s resources sector continues to be the major economic driver for the State despite facing a series of headwinds during 2014

Prospect Magazine: December 2007 - February 2008 - 5797 Kb

This is the first edition of Prospect for 2008 and we are set for yet another remarkable year in resources.

Prospect Magazine: March to May 2008 - 3342 Kb

Since our last edition, there has been turmoil on financial markets and questions over world economic growth during 2008.

Prospect Magazine: June to August 2008 - 9516 Kb

It seems strange to talk of the challenges facing the Western Australian resources industry when the sales value of minerals and petroleum from the State

Prospect Magazine: June 2013 - 11516 Kb

The Western Australian economy grew by 6.7 per cent in the 2011-12 financial year, to $239 billion, primarily due to an intense investment phase in iron ore and LNG production.

Prospect Magazine: March 2013 - 4069 Kb

Two studies outline the way our State is changing and how we can position ourselves for the future.

Prospect Magazine: December 2012 - 4575 Kb

Western Australia remains well placed to deal with the challenges created by recent volatility in world financial and commodity markets.

Prospect Magazine: June 2012 - 4889 Kb

The resources sector in Western Australia continues to go from strength to strength, as highlighted by articles in this issue.

Prospect Magazine: March 2012 - 4010 Kb

The new year presents Western Australia with some tremendous challenges and opportunities.

Prospect Magazine: September 2011 - 4190 Kb

Western Australia will host international visitors from around the world in October for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) and associated events.

Prospect Magazine: June 2011 - 2399 Kb

Western Australia continues to cement its reputation as a global player in the minerals and energy sectors.

Prospect Magazine: April 2011 - 3391 Kb

Western Australia is entering a period of change that will see major transformation across the state.

Prospect Magazine: December 2015 to February 2016 - 7061 Kb

Special reports on WA’s nickel industry, the outlook for rare earth elements, and uncovering the Eucla Basin.

Prospect Magazine: September 2015 - 28910 Kb

Western Australia’s history of responsible resources development was again on show at the 13th annual Africa Down Under resources conference last month.

Prospect Magazine: June 2015 - 9774 Kb

Western Australia has long enjoyed a close relationship with its regional neighbours, with a shared time zone and mutually beneficial opportunities driving a natural trade advantage.

Prospect Magazine: March 2015 - 5606 Kb

In 2013–14, Western Australia contributed 50 per cent of the nation's exports to South Korea with a total that stood at more than A$10 billion.

Prospect magazine: March 2014 - 3497 Kb

In recent years Africa has become an increasingly popular destination for resources investment, with major mining companies attracted by the continent’s rich mineral reserves and affordable operating environment.

Prospect Magazine: September to November 2009 - 3266 Kb

No mature economy has proven immune to the effects of the global economic downturn,

Prospect Magazine: September to November 2010 - 2556 Kb

Western Australia’s resources sector is going from strength-to-strength with a number of signifi cant projects set to transform the State’s north-west and help secure the future growth of the State’s resources industry.

Prospect Magazine: June to August 2010 - 2894 Kb

The first half of 2010 has proved to be a busy and productive period for Western Australia’s resources industry and for the State.

Prospect Magazine: March to May 2010 - 3292 Kb

The new decade is shaping up to be an exciting time for the resources sector and Western Australia will continue to cement its position as the world’s leading mining economy.

Prospect Magazine: December 2009 to February 2010 - 2864 Kb

As 2009 draws to a close, the New Year brings renewed optimism for Western Australia’s resources industry.

Prospect Magazine: June to August 2009 - 3083 Kb

The past few months have seen two significant milestones reached in the State Government’s quest to provide for the future of our resources industry.

Prospect Magazine: March to May 2009 - 2998 Kb

Welcome to the first issue of Prospect magazine for 2009.

Prospect Magazine: December 2008 to February 2009 - 2538 Kb

The creation of two new State Government departments with roles relating to mines and petroleum comes at a vital time for this valuable industry.

Prospect Magazine: September to November 2008 - 2353 Kb

As the new Director General of the Department of Industry and Resources (DoIR) it is a pleasure to welcome you

Prospect Magazine: December 2010 - February 2011 - 3658 Kb

This year has seen huge investment in Western Australia’s resources sector with new capital growth in the State totalling more than A$30billion in the 2009-10 financial year. During the same period, Western Australia’s exports exceeded A$83billion.

Major Resources Map

Major Resources Map from Prospect Magazine – March 2017 Insert B - 1560 Kb

See where all of the current and proposed mining projects are in WA

Major Resources Map from Prospect Magazine – March 2017 - 2461 Kb

See where all of the current and proposed mining projects are in WA

Major Resources Map from Prospect Magazine – December 2016 Inset B - 1231 Kb

See where all of the current and proposed mining projects are in WA

Major Resources Map from Prospect Magazine – December 2016 - 1683 Kb

See where all of the current and proposed mining project are in WA

Major Resources Map from Prospect Magazine – September 2015 - 752 Kb

See where all of the current and proposed mining projects are in WA

Major Resources Map from Prospect Magazine – September 2015 Inset B - 706 Kb

Find out where all of the current and proposed mining projects are in the Pilbara Region.

Major Resources Map from Prospect Magazine – June 2016 Inset B - 912 Kb

See where all of the current and proposed mining projects are in WA

Major Resources Map from Prospect Magazine – September 2016 Inset B - 3469 Kb

See where all of the current and proposed mining projects are in WA

Major Resources Map from Prospect Magazine – September 2016 - 3857 Kb

See where all of the current and proposed mining projects are in WA

Major Resources Map from Prospect Magazine – March 2016 - 751 Kb

See where all of the current and proposed mining projects are in WA

Major Resources Map from Prospect Magazine – March 2016 Inset B - 736 Kb

Find out where all of the current and proposed mining projects are in the Pilbara Region.

Major Resources Map from Prospect Magazine – June 2016 - 1256 Kb

See where all of the current and proposed mining projects are in WA

Contact
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prospectmagazine@dmirs.wa.gov.au