International Conference “Mineral Resources for Europe”

In November 2008 the EU published its new Communication “The raw materials initiative — meeting our critical needs for growth and jobs in Europe”.

We are pleased to announce that Euromines – the European Association of Mining Industries, Metal Ores & Industrial Minerals, Těžební unie – the Czech Mining Association and the Czech Ministry of Industry and Trade are organizing a conference “Mineral Resources for Europe” with high level participation from downstream-industries as well as European and worldwide mineral suppliers.

The raw materials initiative [81.10 kB] — meeting our critical needs for growth and jobs in Europe



Euromines is the recog- nized representative of the European metals and minerals mining industry. The associ- ation's main objective is to promote the industry and to maintain its relations with European institutions at all levels. Euromines provides services to its members with regard to EU policy and serves as a network for cooperation and for the exchange of information throughout the sector within Europe. The association also fosters contacts with the mining community throughout the world.

Těžební unie (Mining Association of the Czech Republic) is an independent interest association actuating in the field of mining industry since the year 1990. It acts as an independent legal entity namely during solving issues of common interests of the mining organizations as well as of organizations engaged in related activities. Těžební unie serves its members as enhancement for organization and support of mutual assistance and cooperation.