Barrick's South Arturo loses top spot, two other Barrick mines dropped from top 10 ranking.
Argentina Mining News
Mining has become the sixth most important sector when it comes to exports.
The company has nearly doubled its resource estimate at the Pastos Grandes lithium project in Argentina.
The company reported measured and indicated resources for Lindero of 18.9 million tonnes, a 51% increase over earlier estimates.
The company is targeting the project’s Margarita Vein, where it recently drilled the project’s best intercept to date.
Ganfeng Lithium Co plans to spend $160m to boost its stake in an Argentina project with Lithium Americas Corp from 37.5% to 50%.
Argentina is eyeing its first major new mining project in two decades, nudged forward by President Mauricio Macri’s market-oriented policies.
Two years, $4.5 million later, the Australian miner concluded results to date don't meet its expectations.
Decision doesn't determine the final faith of the long-delayed and polemic project, as the case has been sent back to the Environmental Court for review by a different panel of judges, a process that could last several months.
Advantage Lithium has temporarily replaced CEO David Sidoo after he was arrested last week by U.S. authorities.
The mine is the company’s biggest in the South American country.
Mining stopped on March 8, when members of the Asociación Obrera Minera Argentina (AOMA) downed tools, and processing activities have now also ceased following the exhaustion of surface stockpiles.
The Agua Rica mineral reserve is estimated to contain 4.5 million tonnes of copper and 6.5 million ounces of gold contained in approximately 910 million tonnes of ore.
Cauchari is now Argentina’s second largest development project.
A hybrid solar power system will provide electricity to the company's project center while reducing CO2 emissions by 147 tonnes annually and the costs for fuel by $250,000 per year.
The 2,932-hectare project encompasses a full salar.
The PEA calls for an open pit mine that will produce both uranium and vanadium for 13 years
The company is close to making a decision on developing Mina do Barroso mine, which could become the first European supplier of spodumene, a lithium-bearing mineral.
Orocobre's expected production bump in Argentina won't happen this year.
It is very important that we can see the assets in our mix have long-term potential and to the extent that they don't or there is other strategic reasons to disinvest, we will do that.
Yamana Gold’s stock was up 4.65% in after hours trading.
Seven weeks into the job, Barrick Gold Corp.’s new boss has already discovered, first hand, the challenges of developing and mining giant deposits in Latin America.
The company, which produces lithium in Argentina, posted net income of $25.9 million, or 18 cents per share.
Hard rock lithium concentrate swamping China drops spodumene prices 17% in January with more pain likely.
The Vancouver-based miner is consolidating the Sascha - Marcelina project to make it 30,600 hectares big.