BC is Canada’s single largest exporter of coal, largest producer of copper and the only producer of molybdenum. Source: NRCan

Mining Person of the Year 2011

The Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC), as part of its annual BC Mining Week celebrations, announced today that the 2012 recipient of the MABC Mining Person of the Year Award was issued Mr. Douglas H. Horswill, Senior Vice President of Teck Resources Ltd.

Jeff Horswill accepted the award on his father's behalf.

L-R Richard Prokopanko, Chair MABC; Hon. Rich Coleman, Minister of Energy & Mines; Jeff Horswill; Karina Briño, President & CEO MABC; John McManus, past Chair MABC