The past week saw a mix of the sweet and sour in the mining recipe both at home and internationally. In the same week in which AMLO announced the cancellation of the Los Cardones project in Baja California Sur, Citibanamex issued a positive 2019 forecast for Grupo México. Internationally, Peru increased its production of […]Read more... →
Mining in Mexico seems to be unaffected by the upcoming change in administration as the positives abound. M&As and expansion projects pick up speed as exploration activity also begins to gather pace after a prolonged slump. A new Director General of Mines was announced and Grupo México, First Mining Gold and Telson Resources all has […]Read more... →
Argonaut Gold is a Canadian gold company engaged in exploration, mine development and production activities. Its primary assets are the production stage El Castillo mine and the San Agustin mine, which together form the El Castillo Complex in Durango and the production stage La Colorada mine in Sonora. Mexico Mining Review spoke to President and […]Read more... →
Silver prices faltered this year, despite high demand for industrial applications and dwindling supply. In 2017, global silver mine production declined by 4.1 percent to a total of 852.1 million ounces. According to The Silver Institute, the drop in mine production was offset mainly by Mexico, as Fresnillo retains its crown as the world’s No. […]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... →
The mining industry has raised arms and clamored against the implemented changes related to taxations, namely the 7.5% royalty and the 0.5% on the sales of gold, silver, and platinum, and the doubling of the rates for the so-called inactive concessions. These initiatives have been carefully studied by the private sector and obvious concerns have […]Read more... →