Adjust Sliders to change any of the metal prices. Once you have selected the prices, click on red Update Button to display the new chart. (Button will appear after slider is selected or moved)

Created By Geologic Systems Ltd.(2016) - Cost and production data obtained from 2015 Company Financial Statements

Profit Type

Mine Types

Copper
Molybdenum
Gold
Silver
Iron,Nickel and zinc
Uranium

NOTES:

The Profit Ratio Chart shows the metal unit price divided by the cost to produce. It measures the return of investing US$1 in a particular mine. If costs are reduced to below zero due to by-products, a maximum ratio of 150 is assigned.

Primary Metal is identifed in bar with by-products in brackets

Graph Display top 30 mines from the database of 102

Mouse over any bar to reveal the deposit name and profit ratio.

Check and uncheck the boxes beside each mine type listed to select mine groups.

The Profit Percent Chart represents each company's Profit divided by the selected Metal Prices. It measures the Profit percentage based on the primary metal selling price. If costs are reduced to below zero due to by-products, the percentage will be over 100%

Primary Metal is identifed in bar with by-products in brackets

Graph Display top 30 mines from the database of 102

Mouse over any bar to reveal the deposit name and profit percent.

Check and uncheck the boxes beside each mine type listed to select mine groups.



Ratio

Percent