According to PwC Australia's Mine 2021 report, the world's top 40 mining companies have achieved their
highest annual revenues and profits in 18 years, and their combined market capitalization has surged 64% year-on-year to $1.46 trillion.
The list focuses on mining companies, with eight Chinese companies ranked by year-end market capitalization.They are: China Shenhua Energy Group (No. 5), Zijin Mining (No. 12), Luoyang Molybdenum (No. 15), Shandong Gold (No. 19), Shaanxi Coal (No. 20), Jiangxi Copper (No. 36), Tianqi Lithium (No. 37), and China Coal New Energy (No. 40).The world's top 40 mining companies recorded their highest revenues and profits in 18 years in 2021, and their combined market capitalisation jumped 64 per cent from a year earlier to $1.46tn.