With mining sitting at the core of the planet’s future, there has never been a more important time for a focus on the sector and to put the industry’s best face forward by highlighting the positive impact it has on all businesses across the globe. With a necessary and renewed focus on ESG, the whole mining value chain, from investors to service providers, is re-thinking the way the sector conducts its business and operations. With eyes set on electrification and green energy, this report – a pre-release edition of Global Business Reports’ annual Mining in Ontario and Toronto’s Global Reach publication – will provide insights regarding challenges and opportunities as we move into a transition economy. Technology and innovation continue to develop, while the sector finds creative ways to access capital pools, and makes up for pandemic delays. Ontario remains a global leader, spearheading with industry protocols and processes paving the way for a sustainable mining sector.