The 23rd China Mining Conference and Exhibition will run in the coastal city of Tianjin from Oct 21 to 23, with events held both online and off.
Nation has intensified research projects for exploration, discovery to fulfil strategic needs
China will need to enhance research into deep earth sciences to fulfill some of the country's biggest strategic needs, from finding and utilizing underground resources to predicting and mitigating natural disasters, experts said.
Shenhai Yihao platform aims to boost nation's maritime resource development
On June 25, Shenhai Yihao, the world's first 100,000 ton deep-sea, semi-submersible oil production and storage platform, began drilling at Lingshui 17-2, an offshore gas field located 150 kilometers south of Hainan island in the South China Sea.