Peru Mining News

Combayo residents to protest against Minera Yanacocha in northern Peru

According to local media, people are blaming the miner for polluting the Mashcón river and its tributaries.

Trevali announces executive overhaul

By Thusday afternoon, Trevali's stock had dropped 10%.

Mining the Americas in 2019 — a forecast

Canada's cobalt sector and Ecuador's budding mining sector for copper and gold will be investment hot spots.

Hudbay Minerals investor Waterton seeks to replace CEO, board

Toronto-based private-equity firm Waterton Global Resource Management is launching a proxy fight with Hudbay Minerals, pushing to overhaul the board and oust its chief executive over alleged "mismanagement."

Toronto miner closer to start drilling at Peruvian project

Palamina just submitted an Environmental Impact Declaration to the Peruvian Ministry of Energy and Mines.

Buenaventura facing stoppage at Uchucchacua mine

Contracted workers are alleging unsuitable working conditions.

Equinox’s gold mine in Brazil days away from commercial production

The Canadian junior expects to mine 230,000 to 265,000 gold ounces this year from both Aurizona mine in Brazil and its recently acquired Mesquite gold operation in California.

Vancouver junior Auryn gets positive results from Peruvian copper-gold project

According to the company, the copper-gold skarn mineralization at its Sombrero project has geological similarities to Glencore’s Tintaya mine and MMG’s Las Bambas mine.

Anti-mine stance eases in second-largest copper producer

Cajamarca could attract as much as $18.2 billion investment in new projects, according to the Mines and Energy Ministry.

Peruvian Cerro Lindo mine experiences up to 200% increase in mill liner lifetime with Metso Poly-Met solution

Cerro Lindo is an underground copper mine with an average daily production of 20,000 tons. The mine is located in central Peru, 175 kilometers southeast of the capital city of Lima, and operated by Nexa Resources.

Government rejects Sierra Metals’ tailings EIA for Yauricocha expansion

Sierra Metals has 15 business days to provide a re-evaluation to the authorities to initiate a review process.

Miramont gets green light to start drilling at Peruvian project

The Vancouver-based miner anticipates drilling to begin early in the New Year.

Peru’s gold, silver, copper output falls

On the positive side, the Andean country's iron ore production grew by 66.8% when compared to the previous year.

Tinka boosts zinc, tin resources at Ayawilca in Peru

The deposit is believed to be the largest undeveloped tin resource outside of a producing camp in Peru.

Anglo American to increase copper production in Chile

The revised guidance is part of the company's ongoing progress in a number of low cost copper growth opportunities.

Peru stops miners from exploring Rainbow Mountain tourist area

In the case of Rainbow Mountain, those in favor of conservation appear to have won out.

Edmonton miner optimistic about Peruvian copper-gold project

The Chapitos project is located in the Peruvian Iron Oxide Copper Gold belt.

Zinc One receives positive results from Peruvian project

Results are from the Bongará Zinc Mine located in north-central Peru.

Workers to end strike at Shougang iron ore mine in Peru – union

Workers at Chinese company Shougang Group's iron ore mine in Peru will return to work on Wednesday.

Lupaka’s project in Peru hit by demonstrators

The protesters have blockaded the access road directly outside of the main gate of the mine.

Strike at Shougang's iron ore mine in Peru halts exports-manager

Some 800 workers, including at the port San Juan de Marcona, have taken part in the indefinite strike after negotiations over a new contract broke down.

Hudbay Minerals investor calls special shareholder meeting

Private equity firm Waterton Global Resource Management, which now owns about 7 percent of Hudbay, called meeting after the Canadian base and precious metals refused a proposal for board changes.

Freeport eyes majority stake in Solaris early stage Chile project

The US miner has agreed to a deal that would give it up to 80% in Solaris' Ricardo property.

These ten mines will make money – even if gold price falls to $550

Nevada gold mines keep "rocking the boat."

Hochschild Mining raises annual production target

Hochschild Mining Plc on Wednesday raised its annual output target and forecast lower mining costs, as its Inmaculada mine in Peru produced higher grade ore.