Beijing preps New Year's gift and new report points to another 20% rise from here.
The world’s No. 1 iron ore producer by volume posted a second consecutive quarterly loss.
The contract has been awarded to a consortium headed by Grupo Mexico, the same company responsible of a major toxic spill in Sonora last year.
Goldcorp CEO Chuck Jeannes talks about the company’s Cerro Negro mine in Argentina, which was hit hard by over $2 billion in impairment charges.
Number one Barrick Gold's output drops in 2014, but fellow Canadian firm Agnico Eagle adds 30% to production ounces.
A raging seven-year drought affecting copper-rich Chile is making miners grow anxious, with BHP and Anglo American already reporting an impact in their operations.
Allegations are based on internal documents obtained from the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development (DFATD).
Within the Earth’s crust, there is 1 gram of silver for every 12.5 tonnes of earth (27,600 lbs). This makes silver very difficult to find. To understand silver supply, we must first discover how economic silver deposits form.
Weak iron ore prices have become the accepted industry norm, but the world's top miner also has bad news for those hoping for a pick-up in the long term.
In the second half of 2014 the businesses bound for South32 generated $5bn worth of revenue and almost $890m of earnings before interest and tax.
The potash and oil-rich province was placed at the top of the Fraser Institute's annual rank of mining companies.
Barrick's production dropped by over 1m ounces last year and a new report predicts further steep declines by 2020.
Anglo’s assets up for grabs include three mines and a smelter valued at $1 billion.
What? No writedowns and $1.5 billion operating cashflow?
Brazil’s Vale (NYSE:VALE), the world’s largest producer of iron ore, continued to flood the market with product in 2014 despite sharply lower prices.
$2.3 billion charge against Cerro Negro mine in Argentina one writedown too many for battered investors.
Latin American down the most.
Brazilian tycoon Eike Batista's riches to rags ride is a white-knuckle one.
Investors in Mexico-focused Newstrike Capital (TSXV:NES) enjoyed a small bump today with the announcement of a takeover by Vancouver-focused Timmins Gold (TSX:TMM).
Biggest jump of the year lifts iron ore price more than 6% off 2015 low.
Continental Gold’s Buriticá gold and silver project in Colombia is one of the richest gold deposits in the world, consistently ranked among the top gold development stories in the world by analysts.
Today the company announces the next strategic claim it is bringing to market – an approximately 39 square kilometer claim located 70-75 kilometers from Cusco and potentially the first gabbroic PGM claim in Peru or South America that includes platinum and palladium.
Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY, TSX:YRI) will start construction of its Cerro Moro gold-silver project in the southern Argentine province of Santa Cruz, the Toronto-based gold producer announced last week.
Output at Canadian gold mines surged 29% last year, surpassing South Africa for the first time in history. US production dives more than 8%.
Achieved gold and copper production in the fourth quarter of 49,123 ounces and 14.9 million pounds, respectively, with record production from Chelopech.
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