PAPER – The mining state abroad: The Australian state’s role in the Australian mining industry in the Philippines

Highlights

  • The Australian state intervenes in the Australian mining industry in the Philippines.
  • States engage with commodity chains at various points outside their territory.
  • The ‘home’ state of a mining company contributes to inequalities in commodity chains.
  • Juniors and mid-size companies are increasingly important in the mining industry.

Oke, N. (2021). The mining state abroad: The Australian state’s role in the Australian mining industry in the Philippines. Geoforum, 121, 65–73. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoforum.2021.02.010