Saudi Arabian Mining Co (Ma’aden) is aiming for carbon neutrality by 2050, said Yasir al-Rumayyan, governor of Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund, the Public Investment Fund.
"The theme for this forum is Creating the Future of Mining, and I believe the future is mining", said H.E. Yasir Al-Rumayyan, Governor of @PIFSaudi.#FutureMineralsForum#FMF2022 pic.twitter.com/IaHA0FF0oA— مستقبل المعادن | FUTURE MINERALS (@FutureMineral) January 12, 2022
Rumayyan, who is also chairman of Ma’aden, was speaking at a mining conference in Riyadh on Wednesday.
He said, “Over the past few years, we have seen the mining industry grow to become an important contributor to the world's economic, social and environmental goals. And at PIF, we have identified 13 strategic sectors that we are focussing on to achieve the aims of Vision 2030.”