Yesterday, Javier Corral, Governor of Chihuahua, presented a legal dispute in the Supreme Court of Justice against the modification of the rules governing the Mining Fund made by the federal government. Along with Corral, the challenge was presented by 23 mayors from all parties except Morena: 22 from municipalities within Chihuahua and one from […]Read more... →
This week in mining is all about science fiction as outer space mining programs advance. The European Space Agency, Planetary Resources and Asteroids Mining Corporation are some of the protagonists of this movie. In Mexico, environmental struggles for mining projects continue as activists demand a municipality with 13 ongoing concessions in Chiapas be free […]Read more... →
Newmont Mining announced today that it will combine with Goldcorp to create the world’s largest gold mining company. In a deal valued at US$10 billion, Newmont shareholders will retain 65 percent of the new company – to be listed on the NYSE and TSX as Newmont Goldcorp – while Goldcorp shareholders will retain 35 […]Read more... →
New year, new president and also new mining cycle? Copper started 2019 on the right foot, boosted by Chinese demand. Gold, on the other hand, began on the left as prices stumble.
Do not miss our Interview of the Week. Mexico Mining Review spoke to Alberto López, Director General of Mining at the […]Read more... →
This week in mining puts the South American block in the spotlight with industry news swirling around Peru, Bolivia and Argentina and their pro-mining and higher accountability initiatives. The Amazonian countries are battling against the havoc wreaked by illegal mining on one of the world’s biggest green lungs. Locally, Mexican mining is calling for a […]Read more... →
Mexico holds first place in silver production and is ninth in gold, giving the country much to boast about when it comes to its national mining industry. Important states in the sector are known for having talented teams of geologists and efficient supply chains. Appetite to apply this success to global markets is growing.
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Less than a month before AMLO undertakes on Mexico’s governance, his Nation Projects gives some hints about his future approach to mining. The Mexican Geological Survey launches a mining economics division and the industry bounced back with a 2.9 percent activity growth last September. One of the major cobalt mines, the Kamoto project […]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... →
Gold sailed into 2018 on the coattails of a 12 percent yearly price increase on the previous year, the strongest gain since 2010. But softer demand and a stronger dollar helped diminish the yellow metal’s appeal, keeping prices in a tight band through the first nine months of the year.
After moving in a […]Read more... →