22,000 applicants for mining jobs
Iron-ore miner LKAB in northern Sweden got enormous response for the 400 vacancies they announced.
Sweden’s mining giant in Kiruna is increasing its production of iron-ore from 28 to 37 million tons annually by opening three new mines in the Svappavaare area south of Kiruna. New mines means new jobs and LKAB recently announced 400 vacancies. The response was immediate.