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Thanks to technology, companies are increasingly acquiring real time information that allows them to make faster decisions that directly impact their profitability and expenses. While some of the of the principles of IoT are increasingly reaching the mining sector through specialized tools that measure and process real time data, companies have been reluctant to fully […]

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The World Bank Group is a unique global partnership, with five institutions working for sustainable solutions that reduce poverty and build shared prosperity in developing countries. It has 189 member-countries, staff from more than 170 countries, and offices in over 130 locations. We spoke to Former Practice Manager, Extractive Industries Unit, Paulo de Sa about how […]

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In an exclusive preview of the 2019 edition, Mexico Mining Review, Richard Booth, Managing Director for North and South America of MMD Mineral Sizing Central America talks about the rising importance of truck-free mines and how the company’s solutions are optimizing the industry.

 

Q: How is global mining changing and what is your perception of the state of the mining […]

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In an exclusive preview of the 2019 edition, Mexico Mining Review, Felipe Rivera, Industry Business/Process Automation Hub Leader Mexico and Central America at Schneider Electric discusses the new automation trends affecting the mining industry and how energy consumption can be optimized.

Q: How does Schneider Electric help mining companies optimize their energy consumption?

A: For Schneider Electric, […]

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In an exclusive preview of the 2019 edition, Mexico Mining Review James McDonald, President & CEO of Kootenay Silver discusses Mexico’s mining outlook, the exploration landscape and the main achievements the company made in its drilling program this year.

Q: How would you describe the general outlook of Mexico’s mining industry?

A: Kootenay Silver recognized the […]

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Last week was a mixed one for miners in Mexico as CAMIMEX reported an increase in investment and the country climbed six places in the Fraser Institute’s Investment Attractiveness ranking. But this was overshadowed by reports of social unrest at First Majestic’s Zacatecas mines and the suspension of Argonaut’s explosives permits for La Colorada. On […]

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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 […]

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Global Trends in Mining

A possible trade war between China and the US has brought ‘good news’ for gold prices as it reached its highest level since mid-February last Friday at US$1,343/oz.

According to Neometals, an Australian producer, recycling lithium from used electric vehicle batteries may be more profitable than mining the […]

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The mining industry is a source of jobs and economic advancement for the communities it operates in, yet many of those communities see it with a wary eye. As a result, companies are increasingly prioritizing social responsibility in the locations they operate both to benefit local ejidos and for the efficient and effective completion of […]

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In an exclusive interview with Mexico Mining Review, Joel Carrasco, Mexico Manager of Ausenco discusses the benefits the company’s innovative filtered tailings dams can provide, its experience working with Fresnillo and the country’s requirements for public-private collaboration.

 

With events such as the devastating 2014 toxic spill at Buenavista del Cobre still fresh in […]

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