Western Australia's principal resources projects, 202021 In 202021, Western Australia had 125 principal mining projects. Each of the principal mining projects is exportoriented and high value. They each had mineral sales valued at more than 5 million (or more than 2,500oz of gold), or, in the case of projects on private land,
export Iron Ore via the Vale's Maritime Terminal Ponta da Madeiral (PDM) in the northeast of Brazil, through the enhancement of its infrastructures and processes. This is one of the world's largest ports operated by Vale SA and accounts for 10% of the worlds Iron Ore cargo mevements. Vale is one of the largest mining company and one of the largest publicly traded .