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National Development Plan for the Mining Sector (Ecuador)

Acorde con el desarrollo de los proyectos mineros y el cartografiado geológico que se dispone, Ecuador se encuentra ante una oportunidad única de atraer capitales de inversión para el desarrollo de la minería. Para el efecto, se requiere de un sector fuerte, que genere riqueza en el desarrollo de la industria del país. La minería ha sido identificada como una actividad para generar condiciones de desarrollo sustentable a nivel local, regional y nacional; es por ello que el Estado emprendió una revisión sistémica y programática de los procesos y regímenes que la conforman, a fin de generar el crecimiento de la industria que permita una distribución justa de sus beneficios para el Estado, la economía, la comunidad y el ambiente.

In accordance with the development of mining projects and the geological mapping available, Ecuador is facing a unique opportunity to attract investment capital for the development of mining. For this purpose, a strong sector is required, which generates wealth in the development of the country's industry. Mining has been identified as an activity to generate conditions for sustainable development at the local, regional and national levels; That is why the State undertook a systemic and programmatic review of the processes and regimes that comprise it, in order to generate the growth of the industry that allows a fair distribution of its benefits for the State, the economy, the community and the environment

Additional Info

Publication Year
2016
Associated Partners
Agencia de Regulacion y Control Minero, Instituto Nacional de Investigacion Geologico Minero Metalurgico
Language
Spanish
Publishing Institution Webpage
http://historico.mineria.gob.ec/el-ministerio/
Data Source Classification
Government Publication
Research Type
Both
Research Methodology
Primary - INTERVIEW, Primary - OBSERVATION, Secondary - OFFICIAL STATISTICS
Thematic Tags
Political, Formalization, Governance, Large-scale Mining, Supply Chains, Economic, Access to Markets, Export, Finance, Government Revenue, Income, Social, Health and Safety, Human Rights, Labor and Working Conditions, Livelihoods, Technological, Education and Training, Extraction, Mine Life Cycle, Processing, Refining, Legal, Land Rights, Laws and Regulations, Licensing, Mineral Rights, Tax
Minerals
Copper, Gold, Silver
Region
Latin America & Caribbean
Country
Ecuador
Last Updated
August 6, 2020