Economic Study

The Economic and Employment Contributions of a Conceptual Pebble Mine to the Alaska and United States Economies

Development of the Pebble copper deposit could have significant economic impacts to the state of Alaska including an estimated $136 to $180 million in annual taxes and royalties, annual expenditures that could place the operation among the top tier companies in the state, and an estimated 600 percent increase in new tax revenue for the Lake & Peninsula Borough according to an extensive report by IHS Global Insight, a leading global source of critical information and insight.

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