From the monthly archives: September 2016

Grupo Mexico has had a busy 18 months. The world’s largest copper producer consolidated all of its mining assets into a new, centralized company named Americas Mining Corporation (AMC), while it also completed a US$4 billion expansion project at its Buenavista del Cobre mine that will double its copper output by the end of 2016.



The news confirms Sonora as the leading state for mineral exploration and production in Mexico

The young alliance between San Marco Resources and Globe Trotters Resource Group is already bearing fruit. Six months after the two Canadian mineral exploration companies announced plans to work together to generate and acquire new high potential targets in northern […]


When commodity prices stagnate and markets quiver, companies throughout the mining sector are forced to seek alternative sources of financing in an attempt to balance the books, appease investors, and eek out whatever extra profit they can. For junior mining companies, cash-strapped at the best of times, one excellent way of achieving growth and raising […]


Following the recovery of precious metal prices in 2016, mine operators around Mexico are focusing on moving their development projects into the production phase as soon as possible. Here are 5 of the most advanced metals projects that could grab the headlines over the next 12 months.

Juanicipio (MAG Silver and Fresnillo)

Canadian junior MAG […]


As the lead actors in the metals market, gold and silver continue to perform strongly in 2016. Their co-star zinc is less-glamourous but has been just as impressive playing a supporting role. With Mexico in sixth place on the global list of zinc producers in 2015, the base metal’s rally should encourage operators and […]


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