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Newmont Goldcorp resumes operations at Peñasquito

By: Reuters     17th June 2019 Newmont Goldcorp said on Monday it had resumed shipping concentrate from the Peñasquito gold mine in Mexico after a blockade by a trucking contractor and some members of the Cedros community was lifted. Operations at the mine were temporarily suspended since April 29. 

Protesters agree to lift Newmont Goldcorp blockade in Mexico

By: Reuters     17th June 2019 Mexican protesters agreed to lift a blockade at Newmont Goldcorp's Penasquito mine on Friday, according to a government document seen by Reuters, ending a standoff that led to the mine stopping production for more than a month. An official at the Interior Ministry, which issued the document... 

Pot takes the spotlight away from lithium and threatens the EV boom

By: Bloomberg     13th June 2019 Lithium miners are seeing investor interest go up in smoke. The flow of capital into the cannabis industry is draining investments into lithium producers that supply the raw mineral key to power the electric-vehicle revolution 

Asante ‘excited’ about new mining technique at Ghana mine

By: Mariaan Webb     11th June 2019 Ghana-focused Asante Gold is considering using a new “disrupter” mining method at its Kubi gold project, which CEO Douglas MacQuarrie says has the potential to do for narrow, hard rock mining what hydraulic fracturing did for previously uneconomic gas and oil deposits. SMD, or sustainable mining... 

US tariffs will send Mexico gold, silver abroad for processing

By: Bloomberg     10th June 2019 Donald Trump’s tariffs targeting Mexico risks backfiring on the US, at least in the global metals market. Miners of Mexican precious metals are unlikely to be hit significantly if Trump imposes levies on goods from its neighbour, which is the biggest source of US silver imports and its... 

Gold giants battling to lure back investors who fled industry

By: Bloomberg     10th June 2019 What’s better than GOLD? In the wake of two mega-mergers that have reset the gold industry, one small detail has delighted Mark Bristow, Barrick Gold's CEO: His company’s ability to secure the rights to trade its stock under the ticker GOLD in New York. 

Nation built on gold loses its African crown to rival Ghana

By: Bloomberg     10th June 2019 South Africa’s struggling gold industry has suffered yet another humiliation, losing its status as continent leader to Ghana. The country that led global gold production for a century and extracted about half the bullion mined to date is now Africa’s second-largest gold producer. Output is... 

Toro Gold hires bank to explore sale as IPO plans shelved – sources

By: Reuters     7th June 2019 West Africa-focused junior gold miner Toro Gold has hired boutique investment bank Raymond James to explore putting itself up for sale after shelving plans to list its shares in London, two sources with knowledge of the matter said. But attracting buyers won't be easy for the company that has... 

Study into $1bn Pueblo Viejo expansion to be completed next year – Bristow

By: Mariaan Webb     28th May 2019 The world’s largest gold mining companies are committed to the long-term development of the Dominican Republic and are considering putting up another $1-billion for the expansion of the Pueblo Viejo mine, Barrick Gold CEO Mark Bristow said on Monday. Barrick and its joint venture (JV) partner in... 

Earthquake rattles northern Peru near gold and copper mines

By: Bloomberg     27th May 2019 A magnitude 8.0 earthquake struck northern Peru early Sunday near copper and gold mines, prompting officials to activate emergency protocols. The quake hit at 2:41 a.m. local time, according to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre. The US Geological Survey put the epicenter at 75 km... 

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