KGHM International Ltd. appointed Robert J. MacDonald, current Chief Financial Officer of the company, to the position of Acting President and Chief Executive Officer.
Latin America Mining News
Following a seven-day illegal blockade at its Peñasquito mine by a trucking contractor.
More than 1,000 workers have gone on strike at Grasberg in a dispute with management over better conditions, including bonus payments.
The projects, many of them in the renewables sector, are expected to also boost machinery acquisitions and generate close to 3,000 new jobs.
CMOC bought Fosfatos Brasil Limitada and Nióbio Brasil Limitada for US$1.7 billion.
Provincial mining police found Barrick had not installed security cameras and sensors as required.
Long-rumoured deal with US Mosaic to buy Brazilian unit worth up to $3 billion goes quiet.
The commodity research teams at Macquarie and Barclays, however, are not as optimistic when it comes to potash, aluminum and steel.
Three special guests from Peru will speak at events across the UK as part of a nationwide push tagged ‘I DO’ to stamp out practices that have tarnished the jewellery industry’s reputation. Fairtrade gold miner […]
The Canadian miner said operations were unaffected, adding it expects the issue to be resolved quickly.
In a matter of hours, officials from the Argentinian province of San Juan will deliver a technical report that will seal the fate of Barrick Gold’s Veladero mine.
The complex land dispute between members of the Chaupe family and Yanacocha remains a concern for Newmont, the company said.
Denver-based Newmont Mining “prioritized eviction and litigation over dialogue” in its fight to acquire Goldman Prize winner Máxima Chaupe’s land in Peru.
The Casposo gold-silver mine will soon be milling ore again.
Increased supply from Brazil and Australia will results in 300 million tonnes of price-induced curtailments through 2020 says new report.
Underground definition drilling on the Pilar BFII ore body has returned significant high-grade mineralization.
The Canada-U.S. region accounted for 39% of all significant gold results announced between July 1 and Sept. 8, 2015.
Gold producers in the area have to deal with geopolitical hassles.
“On Friday we won’t have stock if this doesn’t end,” Gran Colombia Gold’s CEO Lombardo Paredes warned.
Asia-Pacific, Africa top tables with revenues of $20 billion and $16 billon annually.
Extended mineralization and new zone discovered at its Santander mine in Peru.
Peru’s significant copper project pipeline and Brazil’s competitive iron ore sector will consolidate them as main drivers of investment in Latin America’s mining sector, says BMI Research.
Deadly November tailings dam burst at Samarco iron ore mine and commodity downturn key considerations to slash executive pay.
Prices for the steel-making ingredient are down by 9.8% over a month ago and most of the massive projects expected to come on stream this year are not producing at full steam yet.
More than half of the world’s identified resources of the mineral are found in South America's "lithium triangle", a region where Canada's Wealth Minerals has been acquiring assets.