Think for a minute of the original merger proposal made in 2005, that of Inco and Falconbridge. Would the outcome have been better for the Sudbury community if that had taken place rather than Falconbridge-Xstrata and Inco-Vale? Would deals with a US company have had a better outcome than with the Europeans and Brazilians?
Please go to www.CanadianMiningJournal.com and click in the box on the right-hand column to express your opinion.
Last week when we asked if the job cuts at former Falconbridge operations would have been less had the assets remained in Canadian hands, 60% of our readers said yes.