Ecological and political changes around the world are inspiring investors to seek new areas of opportunity in the mining industry, including deep-sea mining and accessing land that is coming to light due to melting ice in Greenland. On a more local scale, mining companies in Mexico remain cautious about the presidential elections coming up in […]Read more... →
The crowded halls of this year’s Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada’s (PDAC) Convention displayed the renewed enthusiasm in the industry to take advantage of the improving metal prices and opportunities on the rise. “This year’s convention was full of energy and excitement for the year ahead,” said PDAC President Glenn Mullan. “After experiencing […]Read more... →
The steady rise of metal prices is sparking an increase in new projects and acquisitions in the mining industry globally but in Mexico, miners have reason for pause as the country’s presidential campaign takes off. “Volatility around the world is benefiting metal prices as well as funds in various stock exchanges,” says Héctor Herrera, Partner […]Read more... →
Schneider Electric today reported 1Q18 revenue of €5.8 billion, with strong cross-selling across company segments. The energy management and industrial automation sectors fueled the strong start to the year – with 6.2 percent organic growth.
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Energy management yielded €4.3 billion globally, reporting organic growth of 5.2 percent. The North American business, […]Read more... →
In an exclusive preview of the 2019 edition, Mexico Mining Review asked Brendan Cahill, President & CEO of Excellon Resources about the company’s high-grade Platosa project in Durango and his opinion of the working environment in Mexico.
Q: How does Excellon Resources’ outlook for silver prices affect the company’s business plan?
BC: At Platosa, we have […]Read more... →
With news emerging this week that Chile is considering revising its mining code to make exploration easier, we interviewed John-Mark Satude, President and CEO of Mexico-focused exploration company Riverside Resources, to get his take on exploration attractiveness in Mexico and how it can compete with other Latin American jurisdictions.
The public and private sectors do […]Read more... →
As world-class deposits become harder to find and end users increasingly demand ethically-sourced products, both governments and the private sector are creating new strategies to assure access to minerals in the long term. Japan, for example, has reported a consumption of oil, natural gas and mineral resources that is considerably more than can be […]Read more... →
Torex Gold today announced the withdrawal of a legal challenge by Los Mineros workers union to be the legally-constituted union for the El Limón Guajes (ELG) mine in Guerrero. This marks the end of a five-month blockade on the gold operator’s mine. On April 6, a Torex press release reported that negotiations between community […]Read more... →
Iron mining at a standstill in South Goa, India. The Supreme Court order has so far left 200,000 people dependent on mining in […]Read more... →