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

Awards

Mining Association of British Columbia gives two awards each year:

Mining Person of the Year

The Mining Person of the Year Award is presented at the Opening Reception for BC Mining Week in May of every year. This award is an initiative of the Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) and publicly recognizes an outstanding individual(s) who have shown leadership in advancing and promoting the mining industry from, or within, British Columbia.