The countdown has officially begun for PDAC International Convention, Trade Show & Investors 2018, the world’s premier mining investment convention and trade show where over 10,000 exhibitors, 3,800 investors and 24,000 attendees from over 130 countries unite under one roof from March 4 to March 7 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.
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In an exclusive preview of 2018’s edition, Mexico Mining Review asked Antonio Nieto, President and CEO of MineralsENG, about the key strategies to promote investment in the mining industry.
Traditionally, Mexico has been known as an important mining country. It is globally ranked among the top 10 producers of 20 mineral commodities including silver, […]Read more... →
The Mexican mining industry acknowledges the sector needs to change the public’s perception. The strategy to achieve this, however, must focus not only on better communication but also on the government being a facilitator and not an obstacle to mining activity, agreed the panelists, including state government officials, at the Sheraton Maria Isabel Hotel in […]Read more... →
First Majestic Silver wants to keep its story simple, according to Dustin VanDoorselaere, the company’s COO. Addressing the audience at Mexico Mining Forum at the Sheraton Maria Isabel hotel in Mexico City on Wednesday, he detailed First Majestic’s growth strategy: “One metal, one country.”
The company grew rapidly from a relatively bloated junior […]Read more... →
With many mining operations located in remote areas, operators must find a balance between price and reliability. While outages can cause costly downtimes, nobody wants to pay over the odds for energy supply, David Fatzinger, General Manager of Latin America for InterGen, told Mexico Mining Forum 2018 at the Sheraton Maria Isabel in Mexico City […]Read more... →
With the ongoing NAFTA negotiation, the relationship between Mexico and Canada has taken on greater significance. Speaking at Mexico Mining Forum 2018 at the Sheraton Maria Isabel hotel on Wednesday in Mexico City, Quebec Minister of Natural Resources Pierre Moreau shared the province’s best practices as a model of sustainability.
The Quebec government developed its […]Read more... →
Capturing ideas and transforming them into technological innovations will mold the mining industry’s future but the greatest challenge that developers and technology providers face is overcoming miners’ resistance to engage them in technological innovation, agreed panelists at the Mexico Mining Forum 2018 at the Sheraton Maria Isabel hotel in Mexico City on Wednesday.
Along the […]Read more... →
Technology progresses at an almost unmeasurable rate and companies must innovate or face the possibility of being overtaken, Héctor Rocha, Partner and Deputy Lead of the Energy Sector at EY, told attendees at Mexico Mining Forum 2018 in Mexico City on Wednesday. “If you do not innovate you will disappear because you will be destroyed […]Read more... →
Miners do not control the market. They are dominated by external forces such as the construction industry and metals demand. That is why they must make processes ever more efficient so they can maintain momentum under lower metals prices, just as much as in good times, said Godfrey Walton, President and COO of Endeavour Silver […]Read more... →