Australian lithium producer Galaxy Resources said it was evaluating “strategic options” for its project in Argentina, which remains in the feasibility stage.
Argentina Mining News
What the bears seem to have in common is the belief that a rush of new lithium supply will soon hit the market.
Along with Argentina and Chile, Bolivia is part of South America's so-called "lithium triangle."
The South American nation hopes to sign a deal with a foreign partner after a decade of state-led development left output far short of goals for the metal.
The Deputy Secretary of Mining Policy said the world needs Argentina's copper, lithium, gold and silver.
When it comes to new lithium mine supply how soon is now?
The officials are accused of abuse of power in the case of the 2015 cyanide spill at Barrick Gold's Veladero mine.
Jujuy, Salta and Catamarca decided to join forces.
The decision was made to reflect a challenging "shareholder experience" and operations at some mines.
The boss of the world's top gold miner has bought 306,000 additional shares in the company.
Brazil, Argentina, Japan and the EU have expressed concerns about the measure.
The gold miner’s employees will receive this year 90 shares each, taking the total held by staff to more than 1.5 million shares.
The deal confirms the company’s tenure of ~45,000 hectares of mining leases that cover the Olaroz – Cauchari Lithium Brine Project and the Paso Lithium Brine Project.
The Vancouver-based company fell the most in nearly two years Wednesday.
Miner is advancing a pipeline of projects expected to contribute more than 1 million ounces of annual production starting in 2021.
Hochschild Mining Plc expects production to grow slightly this year as it ramps up output at the Pablo vein at its Pallancata mine in Peru
President’s move to allow open pit mining in provinces until now opposed to it is part of a broader plan to double foreign investment to $25 billion in eight years.
$429 million impairment on the stalled project after Chile environment agency ordered final closure.
The accident at Gualcamayo mine involved two employees of a local contractor traveling in a light truck on an access road at the Las Vacas exploration site.
Agreement includes Russia’s state nuclear agency Rosatom commitment to build a nuclear power station in the South American country.
Agency also cut a 2013 fine for violations to $11.5 million (7 billion Chilean pesos) from the previous $16 million it had charged Barrick Gold, but later forced to review by an environmental court.
The Canadian precious metals miner produced 109,947 gold ounces and 3,178,742 silver ounces, last year, roughly in line with full-year guidance of 109,500 ounces of gold and 3,337,000 silver ounces.
The bulk of new capacity would come online in 2019.
Patagonia’s plans have reignited a long-standing debate related to the environmental risks of open-pit operations that use of cyanide leaching technology.
A new joint venture has been born.