Mexico Mining News

McEwen Mining keeps growing, buys exploration junior Lexam VG

The proposed friendly acquisition will give McEwen access to advanced exploration stage properties located in the heart of Timmins Gold Camp, northern Ontario.

Southern Copper wants to shoot the lights out

World number five producer adding 600,000 annual tonnes in six years.

Superior Announces Construmac® as New Crushing and Screening Dealer in Mexico

Construmac will market, sell, and service Superior’s line of crushers and screens including the Liberty™ Jaw Crusher, Patriot® Cone Crusher, Valor™ Vertical Shaft Impactor, Guardian™ Horizontal Screen, Anthem™ Inclined Screen, and Intrepid™ Vibrating Grizzly Feeder.

Endeavour Silver appoints new Vice President, Operations and Country Manager, Mexico

Endeavour Silver Corp. announces the appointment of Tomas Iturriaga Hidalgo as its new Vice President, Operations and Country Manager for Mexico, effective February 2, 2017.

Global gold mining output to decline further

Only Africa and Oceania bucking the trend says new study.

The world's 10 largest copper mining projects

INTERACTIVE MAP: Together reserves at the global top 10 copper mining projects are worth more than $360 billion.

Fresnillo logs record gold and silver output for 2016

This year, the miner expects to produce 58 million ounces to 61 million ounces of silver and between 870,000 ounces and 900,000 ounces of gold.

Yamana Gold resumes operations at mine in Chile after deal with unions

The strike has not had a significant impact on mine and consolidated production, the company said.

Goldcorp shares lifted by 2017 guidance

World number four miner announces ambitious production, reserves and cost-cutting targets.

McEwen gold output slightly down in 2016, but liquid assets doubled

Annual consolidated production in 2016 was 145,530 gold equivalent ounces, down from the 154,529 gold equivalent ounces mined in 2015, but liquid assets now worth $64 million.

Financing Roundup: Leagold Mining opens $71M offering

Leagold Mining (TSX-V: LMC-H) announced a $71m raise and as it struck a $350m deal with Goldcorp (TSX: G) to buy the Los Filos gold mine in Mexico.

Goldcorp sells mines in Mexico, Guatemala for about $470 million

As part of the world's third largest gold producer by market value's ongoing efforts to focus on highly profitable, core assets.

Strike at Yamana Gold mine in Chile enters ninth day, shares fall

Operations have been halted since Friday, when one of the two unions blocked all access to El Peñón as a way to press management.

Canada's gold miners to embrace green energy to control costs

Expected increased in the adoption of alternative energy sources by the country's gold sector to be boosted by recently passed regulations, such as the carbon tax.

Copper price: Warnings over US trade with China, Mexico

Moody's says base-metals will come under pressure in 2017 – and that includes the zinc price.

Why Mexico's oil reform is a huge opportunity for investors

When a massive country de-nationalizes its entire energy sector and opens its oil and gas doors for the first time ever to foreign companies, the opportunities are staggering.

Canada’s Goldcorp to make Borden an all-electric mine

The innovation is expected to eliminate all greenhouse gases associated with the movement of ore and waste rock, equal to 5,000 tons of CO2 per year.

SilverCrest reports new discovery at Las Chispas property in Mexico

Exploration has been expanded to include a new, recently discovered target at the historic Varela Mine.

Could President Trump pull the US out of NAFTA?

Under current law and absent the passage of new legislation, the president does have legal authority to take the requisite steps to withdraw the U.S. from NAFTA and raise tariffs on imports.

First Majestic hits fresh silver production record, revenue jumps 78 pct

Output of the precious metal in the three months to Sep. 30 increased 20% to 3.1 million ounces — a new quarterly record.

The world's hardest working gold mines

Ten gold mines that timed the gold price rally to perfection – Barrick owns four of them.

Endeavour Silver becomes the sole owner of El Parral properties in Mexico

The acquisition of Silver Standard Resources’ exploration properties is part of the Vancouver-based miner recent emphasis on expanding its presence in Mexico.

Mexico's mining sector to reach $17.8bn by 2020 on the back of silver, zinc prices

The country's sector, dominated by precious metals and zinc, will be well-positioned for the expected price outperformance of these commodities, shows new report.

Grupo Mexico’s mine in Spain under scrutiny… again

Grupo Mexico’s project is being scrutinized once again.

Yamana Gold set to spin off Brazilian unit as separate public company

The miner plans using proceeds from the exercise of the purchase rights and any direct sales of Brio shares to reduce debt.