Zinc Mining News

Casa discovers new zone at Pitman in BC

Prospecting, rock and soil geochemical sampling graded as high as 231 grams per tonne silver, 2.83% copper and 6.15% zinc at the Dragon Tale zone over an area measuring 1.4 km by 0.7 km.

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.

Canadian miner granted exploration permit in Spain

Pan Global Resources can now drill the Escacena gold/copper/zinc prospect in the Iberian Pyrite Belt.

Importance of rare earth metals mining makes it into COP24

Experts agree that resources are the missing link in the climate debate.

Osisko Metals releases Pine Point inferred pit resource

Next year Osisko plans to test the brownfield mineral potential along the entire 65-km Pine Point trend.

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.

Glasenberg eyes successor as Glencore readies new generation

Glasenberg, a workaholic, straight-talking South African who has become the public face of the commodity trading industry, has led Glencore for nearly two decades.

Trade truce lights fire under mining stocks

Relief that an escalation in the trade war between the US and China has been avoided – at least for now – sparked a huge rally in mining stocks on Monday.

Glasenberg says he'll stay for 3 to 5 years: Glencore Update

"When I go I hope it’ll be a 45-year-old who’ll take over," Glasenberg said

Trade war relief for metals, but bull-bear battle rages on: Andy Home

The macro picture may have brightened just a little after the weekend meeting of the U.S. and Chinese presidents, but signs the global economy is losing momentum, do not bode well for metals demand.

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.

Mining in Flin Flon Manitoba to cease in 2021—Hudbay

Up to 900 jobs will be eliminated.

Aurania discovers high grade silver-zinc-lead at Ecuador gold project

By market close on Friday, Aurania Resources' stock was up 6%. 

Group Eleven updates resource at Ballinalack

Group Eleven based its estimate on 102 diamond drill holes totaling 26,042 metres using 40- by 40-metre grid.

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.

Nigeria awards mining exploration contract to 10 mining, consulting firms

Nigeria, Africa's top crude oil producer, is aiming to diversify its economy by developing other industries such as mining through various incentives.

Nevada Zinc starts PEA for Lone Mountain project

The project is the company's flagship mine and it comprises 231 claims covering 1,619 hectares.

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.

Gold mines to inject new life into Canada’s far north

Economic growth in Yukon and Nunavut is expected to surpass the rest of Canada due to new mine construction.

Canadian Delrey completes IPO and phase one exploration at Sunset

Delrey Metals has finished its $165,000 phase one exploration program at its Sunset cobalt-copper-zinc property in BC, Canada.

Zinc market enters period of peak tightness: Andy Home

Given the tightness in zinc metal availability, smelter supply currently trumps mine supply.

Iran to develop small-scale gold mines

The Hassan Rouhani government is kickstarting a program for the revitalization, activation, and development of the country’s artisanal mines.

Zinc One receives positive results from Peruvian project

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

Osisko cuts 13% zinc and lead in Titan zone at Key Anacon project

The same hole also intersected a separate copper rich zone.

Nyrstar plunges as analyst warns shares will get wiped out

Abandon ship!