2020 Thematic Research into Mergers and Acquisitions in Mining – Impact of COVID-19 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN – (BUSINESS WIRE) – The “Mining Mergers and Acquisitions – Thematic Research” report has been added ResearchAndMarkets.com Offer.

This report explains how disruptive issues have driven M&A activity over the past three years and analyzes the impact of COVID-19 on the mining M&A market. The report also highlights the potential acquisition targets and explains who is likely to acquire them and why.

Between January 1, 2017 and March 31, 2020, a total of 256 M&A transactions valued at $ 50 million or more with a total value of $ 137 billion were announced. The Precious Metals & Mining Equipment, Technology and Services (METS) sectors saw the most M&A activity over the period, with 96 transactions in the precious metals sector with a total business value of $ 53 billion. In the METS sector, 44 transactions were completed for a total of $ 32 billion. Key themes in these deals included industrial automation, the Internet of Things (IoT), extraction technology, robotics and big data.


  • The report analyzes the impact of M&A as a topic on the mining industry

  • The report evaluates how mining companies are using M&A to realign their businesses in light of changing market scenarios

  • The report discusses key mining M&A deals and identifies the trends that emerge from those deals

  • The report also identifies potential acquisition targets along the mining value chain and the thematic reasons that could drive those acquisitions in the near future

Reasons to buy

  • Review of the business conducted by mining companies.

  • Understand the key trends influencing M&A in mining

  • To understand the impact of COVID-19 on the mining M&A market

  • Identify key deal makers and gain an outlook on some of the potential acquisition targets in the near future.

Main topics covered:

Part 1: Thematic drivers of the M&A strategy

Part 2: Effects of COVID-19 on the M&A Market

Part 3: M&A activity in the mining sector over the past three years

Part 4: Future acquisition goals in the mining sector

Part 5: Deal Selection Method

Part 6: Glossary

Part 7: Thematic research methodology

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