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    A vibrant exploration sector has underpinned a strong resource industry
    PNG Chamber of Mines and Petroleum
  • Contributing to the development of the nation’s economy and social development
    CREATING JOBS
  • The resource industry has been the backbone of Papua New Guinea’s development
    contributing immensely to the development of the nation.
    SUPPORTING STRONG COMMUNITIES
  • A strong exploration sector is critical to the growth of the resource industry
    Exploration - PNG’s Lifeblood

WHAT WE DO

World Class Mining & Petroleum

Promotes world-class, sustainable mineral and hydrocarbon exploration, production, and processing.

Socially Responsible

Supporting a safe and viable resource industry that is environmentally and socially responsible to the welfare of impacted communities, and the people of Papua New Guinea.

Wellbeing and Prosperity

Committed to the wellbeing and prosperity of current and future generations of PNG.

How much is the industry contributing to Papua New Guinea?

The mining and petroleum industry is an important contributor to Papua New Guinea’s development. The industry has underpinned the PNG economy for decades, providing considerable social and economic benefits that have flowed to the government and the people of PNG.
20,000+ +
No. of Papua New Guineans employed directly through mining & petroleum industry
84 %
Industry Contribution to PNG’s Export Revenue valued at PGK 23 Billion
30,000 +
No. of Jobs the Industry Supports in Landowner and Local Businesses
26 %
Industry Contribution to Papua New Guineas's Gross Domestic Product

LATEST NEWS

Resource Industry does not manipulate MRA
Resource companies are good corporate citizens

VIDEO

Mining and petroleum companies invest millions of Kina in community development programmes in their host communities and provinces. These include infrastructure for health, education, law and order, and agriculture as well as numerous programmes in health care and medical outreach, scholarships and student support, agriculture outreach, law and justice, and landowner business development.

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