Silver Mining News

Bluestone tables feasibility study at Cerro Blanco

The project has a $241 million after-tax net present value.

Great Panther Silver boosts resource at Topia mine in Mexico

Inferred resources add 400,400 tonnes averaging 434 grams silver, 1.34 grams gold, 2.86% lead and 2.97% zinc.

Silver use beyond jewelry means bulls see more than haven

The price outlook is improving at a time when demand for gold’s cheaper cousin is poised to top production for a seventh straight year.

Minarum to acquire Aura’s East Taviche property in Mexico

Aura states that an 865,000 tonne inferred ore zone grading 119 g/t silver and a 3.3 million tonne inferred ore zone averaging 0.51 g/t gold has been outlined by 14 drill holes at the project.

Canada’s Vendetta receives positive PEA for Australian lead-zinc project

The assessment revealed that Pegmont has a mine life of 10 years at 3,000 tonne per day open pit followed by an underground operation.

Almaden Minerals rejects activists’ letter to Mexican president

The Canadian miner deemed as false the allegations in a letter given by a group of activists to the Mexican president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador.

Slow growth for Europe's mining sector — report

In Q2 2019, analysts expect investment levels across the European mining sector will be sluggish.

Pacific Bay extends Meteor Boot at Haskins-Reed in BC

The company tested targets near the Meteor zone, where 2011 drilling cut 17.5 metres grading 88.35 grams silver, 1.11% lead and 3.39% zinc.

Mirasol Resources expands in southern Argentina

The Vancouver-based miner is consolidating the Sascha - Marcelina project to make it 30,600 hectares big.

Orinoco Gold and AngloGold Ashanti start working on JV in Brazil

The announcement was made after both companies confirmed the original terms of an earn-in agreement they signed back in 2017.

Fresnillo’s 2018 silver output hit record high, to be lower this year

The miner, the world's largest primary silver producer and Mexico's No. 2 gold company, expects production of the grey metal to fall this year to between 58 and 61 million ounces.

IDM uncovers new Lacasse zone at Red Mountain

Hole U18-1361 returned one of the highest grade drill holes ever completed at Red Mountain.

Ely Gold options Idaho gold project

Integra Resources is buying the firm's War Eagle property, located on the Owyhee Mountains.

The hawks surrender

They say that there are no atheists in fox holes. Recently it has also become clear there are no monetary hawks in bear markets.

Pan American Silver shares slide on 2018 production slightly below targets

The Canadian miner said it had churned out 24.8 million ounces of silver last year, just shy of the 25-26.5 million ounces expected.

Prospero begins phase 2 drilling at Pachuca

The 66.7 sq. km project sits 24 km southeast of the city of Pachuca and along strike from the historic Pachuca-Real del Monte epithermal vein camp.

Silver is precious-metals outcast as 2019 rebound promise fades

Silver just completed its worst year in three.

Gold, silver and platinum now printed directly onto fabrics

Up till now, metals were printed onto fabrics by coating the fabric with plastic.

Bayhorse samples high grade silver in Oregon

The company is trying to find the mine’s higher grade zones; it will then designate the barren zones as support pillars in its mine design.

Carube Copper finds high grades in Jamaica

The company's Main Ridge project is located in an area where Spaniards mined placer gold in the 16th Century.

Serabi Gold hits quarterly record for gold production

The company is currently drilling its Coringa gold project and aims to update its resource by the end of 2019’s first quarter.

Trevali announces executive overhaul

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

Northern Superior moves forward with projects in Ontario and Quebec

New funds inject new life to existing projects.

MineHub and IBM to introduce global mining and metals supply chain solution with blockchain

The first use case will manage concentrate from Goldcorp’s Penasquito mine in Mexico.

WPC Resources rebrands as Blue Star Gold

Blue Star will be a Vancouver-based gold and silver exploration company focused on mineral exploration and development in Nunavut, Canada.