Euromines is the recognised representative of the European metals and minerals mining industry. The association’s main objective is to promote the industry and to maintain its relations with European institutions at all levels. Euromines provides services to its members regarding EU policy and serves as a network for cooperation and the exchange of information throughout the sector within Europe. The association also fosters contacts with the mining community throughout the world.

Euromines represents an interface between the European extractive industry, European authorities, and international or intergovernmental bodies. Euromines is establishing a constructive dialogue with the governmental institutions to ensure early consultation in all those areas of EU policy and legislation affecting the industry and asserting the industry’s views and positions.