Queensland state is known for its coal resources, but new evidence point that the region's mining frontier has shifted to Curtis Island what with the number of liquefied natural gas ( LNG ) projects lined up in the island.
On Wednesday, the Bureau of Resources and Energy Economics released figures showing 87 projects worth $268 billion across Australia, evidence that Australia's mining boom supposedky dwindling is all hearsay. Of the total figure, 22 projects worth $78.4 billion are located in Queensland.
Read More on International Business Times
The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.