news & issues

Te Kuha decision another kick in the guts for the West Coast

Posted on 22 June 2018

Straterra, New Zealand’s minerals sector industry organisation, is hugely disappointed with the government’s decision to decline Stevenson Mining’s application to mine at Te Kuha.

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Mining’s potential on the West Coast

Posted on 11 May 2018

Op Ed - Published in The Greymouth Star 11 May 2018

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Productivity Commission Report Well Balanced And Thoughtful

Posted on 11 May 2018

Media Release - Straterra, the industry association representing the New Zealand minerals sector, has welcomed the Productivity Commissions’ draft report on transitioning to a low emissions economy.

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Exports and Energy Security Compromised by Offshore Exploration Ban

Posted on 17 April 2018

New Zealand’s exports and energy security will be compromised by the government’s decision to stop issuing permits for offshore drilling, according to minerals sector industry association, Straterra.

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