The void left by government mints in North America is shaking up the silver market, creating a major opening for competitors to supply the growing ranks of “silver stackers” and capture market share.
Mining is one of Canada’s largest outward investing sectors.
Unless you were hiding out in rough rice or lean hogs, commodities were not your friend in the third quarter of 2015.
When compared to the US, the world's largest economy for 150 years, China's ascent is even more startling because it took place over such a short time-span.
"Combining these two neighboring assets offers compelling benefits and allows us to accelerate the development of Chinchillas while benefiting from the existing infrastructure and cash flow being generated at the producing Pirquitas Mine"
State of emergency declared at Las Bambas.
ATAC Resources is developing Canada’s only Carlin-type gold district in the Yukon.
The current metal/non-metal examination regulation falls far short of this important benchmark (clarity in terms of its requirements).
Today's infographic looks at the impact this had on global currencies using three different timeframes:
1 day, 1 week, and 1 month.
The mining industry is now losing highly skilled professionals as they pursue alternative work.
As the deep sea mining industry chases investors at the Asia Pacific Deep Sea Mining Summit, a new critique by the Deep Sea Mining Campaign reveals indefensible flaws in the Environmental and Social Benchmarking Analysis of the Solwara 1 project commissioned by Nautilus Minerals.
The Swiss competition commission is investigating seven large banks for manipulating precious metals prices.
For smart investors watching the gold-Dow ratio rather than mainstream media headlines, this is an exciting time to be a precious metals investor.
He said the over 1,000 cubic metres of liquid cyanide spilled into a local river did not cause any environmental damage to justify keeping operations suspended.
Those who have followed the advice of the major investment houses must be badly bruised.
Argentina’s presidential election, the first to be decided in a second and final round since the constitution was changed in the 1990s, will be key for the country’s economy, particularly its mining sector.
It also revised its guidance for 2015 down, saying sales and revenues for the year are now expected to be about $48 billion—$1 billion lower than the previous outlook.
President and CEO Michael Hopley discusses the riches of his company's copper, gold, zinc and silver deposits and looks forward to becoming as successful as Nevsun has been.
This year capital and exploration spending at BHP will be $13 billion less than in 2013, leaving the world's largest miner with a single greenfield project.
Bigger blasts, crib huts and hot seating.
Local judge had initially ordered a five-day suspension of the leaching process, but has decided to extend it “as a precautionary measure."
Global gold production is potentially moving into a period of long term decline with mining companies no longer having new gold resources available to them to replace aging assets.
Worries over China's growth and its impact on commodity prices prompted broker downgrades for some of the industry’s biggest names.
But the best opportunities are born when, as the saying goes, “there’s blood in the streets.”
This series of 12 incredible visualizations in 3D show the world's gold in bullion bars – putting everything in perspective.
We're only halfway into mining bear market says new report.
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