The Metals & Mining sector is the largest industry sector by number of companies with over 760 companies involved in mineral exploration, development and production across over 110 countries.
Leading US mining consultancy Behre Dolbear has rated Australia the best place in the world for mining investment for the fourth year running. Overall Behre Dolbear found Australia to be significantly ahead of any other region in the world for mining investment, especially in its handling of economic, political, and social issues.
Below is our picks of stocks on the mining related services sectors that support the mining industry, these companies support the mining industry and can benefit from multiple contracts from different mining companies in australia as well as overseas and therefore are doing reasonably well. Not all companies have overseas contracts or provide overseas services in his mining list
1. Leighton Holdings (LEI) $18.66 Share price
Leighton Holdings Limited is the parent company of Australia’s largest project development and contracting group and provides construction, mining and operation and maintenance services to the infrastructure,Mining resources and property markets. The Groups related companies are active in Australia, Asia, Africa and the Gulf region.
2. Monadelphous group (MND) $19.61
Provision of engineering services within Australia.
Since public listing in 1991, Monadelphous has demonstrated a steady growth in revenue, profit and earnings. For more information on our results, please click here to review our reports and presentations.
3. Boart Longyear (BLY) $0.825
Leading integrated drilling services provider and products manufacturer for the minerals industry.its also the provider of mineral exploration drilling services and drilling products.
4. MERMAID MARINE AUSTRALIA LIMITED (MRM) $3.65
Provides diverse range of marine related services to major oil and gas exploration and production companies. Mermaid Marine Australia Ltd (MMA) specialises in the provision of marine logistics and supply base services throughout all phases of the oil and gas development cycle.
5. WORLEYPARSONS LIMITED (WOR) $21.78
Provider of Professional Services to the Energy, Resource and Complex Process Industries
It delivers engineering, procurement and construction management services
More Australian Related Industry stocks
DOWNER EDI LIMITED (DOW) $4.55
Downer EDI Limited provides engineering and infrastructure management services to the public and private Minerals & Metals, Oil & Gas, Power, Transport Infrastructure, Communications, Water and Property sectors across Australia and the Asia Pacific region.
Skilled group ( SKE) $3.010
SKILLED Group is Australia and New Zealand’s provider of staffing services for skilled and semi-skilled people.
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