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April 19, 2024

BHP: Escondida increases its copper production by 7%

The increase in copper production at BHP's Escondida was mainly due to a higher ore grade.

April 18, 2024

Expansion of Lithium South's production well drilling program

Lithium South, a leading player in the lithium industry, has announced an expansion of its production well drilling program. The company aims to bolster its lithium production capabilities through this strategic initiative.

April 18, 2024

Inca One Gold reports sales totaling US$ 11.8 million during the first quarter of 2024

This figure reflects the company's financial performance during the mentioned period, which can provide insights into its market positioning and its ability to generate income during that time frame.

April 17, 2024

Rio Tinto shifts focus to copper mine development

Rio Tinto's executive, Bold Baatar, has announced a strategic shift towards prioritizing the development of copper mines rather than acquiring them outright.

April 17, 2024

President Gabriel Boric Font, from Calama: "Copper is Chile's wage, and we want this wage to reach everyone"

The Head of State celebrated the transfer of over 93 billion pesos thanks to the Mining Royalty Law: "307 communes in the country will have fresh resources available, which will be decided in each territory, to address the urgencies and priorities that you define"

April 17, 2024

Freegold Ventures releases final 2023 results, reinforcing continued success in western expansion efforts

The latest report from Freegold Ventures highlights the conclusive results of their activities throughout 2023, emphasizing their ongoing success in expanding operations in the western region.

April 16, 2024

Trend downwards of copper price due to weak data from Chinese factories and strength of the dollar

The price of copper has experienced a notable decrease, largely attributed to the release of unfavorable economic data regarding manufacturing activity in China.

April 16, 2024

Urgent reforms needed in Chile's permitting process to stimulate investment, urges BHP

BHP, a prominent player in the global mining industry, has issued a call to action for Chile's government to swiftly enact reforms aimed at simplifying the country's permitting procedures.

April 16, 2024

Strategic acquisition: Vizsla Silver expands portfolio with of extensive claim package in promising structural trend

Vizsla Silver, a leading exploration company, is poised to bolster its portfolio with the acquisition of a substantial claim package situated along a highly promising structural trend, positioned to the south of Panuco.

April 15, 2024

Gold stabilizes following record-breaking highs amid escalating tensions in the Middle East

As geopolitical uncertainties intensified, investors turned to gold as a refuge, driving its prices higher.

April 15, 2024

Leadership challenges at CleanTech Lithium impact the lithium industry in Chile

CleanTech Lithium's leadership crisis impacts Chile's lithium industry. Internal challenges hinder efficiency and market position.

April 15, 2024

Lithium mining in North Carolina: An example of sustainable development and community resilience

In North Carolina, lithium mining has become a prominent example of how sustainable development can be achieved amidst community resistance.

April 15, 2024

Unveiling potential in US: Cordoba Minerals discovers leached cap of porphyry copper system at perseverance project in Arizona

As exploration continues to unfold, the company eagerly anticipates uncovering further insights into the geological potential of this promising project, aiming to contribute valuable findings to the global mining community.

April 15, 2024

Exploring the rich veins: Calibre Mining strikes high grade gold & silver in multiple zones at Eastern Borosi, Nicaragua

In the latest exploration efforts at the Eastern Borosi Mine Complex, Calibre Mining has made significant breakthroughs, uncovering rich veins of high-grade gold and silver across various target areas.

April 12, 2024

Rio Tinto invested AUD$16.1 billion in australian suppliers

As part of this expenditure, over US$727 million was spent on 168 Indigenous businesses across Australia, marking a 29 percent increase from the previous year.

April 12, 2024

BATX to expand portfolio with acquisition of two lithium exploration projects in Quebec

BATX has additionally reached an agreement to acquire a 49% interest in Li-ion Battery Renewable Technologies (LIBRT), a firm based in Vancouver.

April 12, 2024

Copper hits unseen highs since 2022 amid optimism for growth

This increase reflects confidence in economic recovery following pandemic challenges, as well as in the transition towards a greener and more sustainable economy.

April 12, 2024

Mexico: Cristinas Copper Project acquisition in Chihuahua, announced by Quetzal Copper

The agreement gives Quetzal Copper the Polaris Option, allowing it to buy all shares of Polaris Resources, owner of the Cristinas copper project in Chihuahua, Mexico.

April 12, 2024

Lithium Ionic reports 26% rise in global mineral resources: Updated estimate for Bandeira Project, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Lithium Ionic Corp. announces updated MRE for Bandeira Lithium Project in Minas Gerais, Brazil, boosting global mineral resources by 26% to 60.1Mt.

April 11, 2024

The Chilean company Antofagasta plc reduced its greenhouse gas emissions by 43%

Antofagasta plc unveiled its Climate Action Plan to test and incorporate new technologies that will enable it to achieve carbon neutrality by the year 2050.

April 11, 2024

Copper falls on weak chinese data and dollar strength

The prices of copper were declining on Thursday due to the weakness in inflation data in China, the world's largest consumer of metals, and the strength of the dollar.

April 11, 2024

Ivanhoe Electric and Saudi Arabian Mining Company Ma'aden: successful first quarter of exploration endeavors in Saudi Arabia

Ivanhoe Electric and Saudi Arabian Mining Company Ma'aden have completed their inaugural quarter of exploration activities in Saudi Arabia with promising results. During this period, both companies have actively pursued various exploration initiatives.

April 10, 2024

BHP leading the way? Codelco could be overtaken as the world's top copper producer

According to Bloomberg Intelligence estimates, BHP could surpass Codelco for the top spot in global copper production.

April 10, 2024

Altona Ventures into option agreement for copper-silver asset in Botswana

This strategic move signifies Altona's commitment to expanding its mineral exploration portfolio in the region, tapping into Botswana's rich potential for copper and silver resources.

April 10, 2024

GlobalData Report: China takes the lead in battery powered truck deployment

With an array of suppliers, China's mining industry is embracing battery-powered technology through the adoption of compact electric trucks.

April 10, 2024

American Rare Earths unveils significant enrichment in Halleck Creek, Wyoming's Cowboy state mine

American Rare Earths has revealed assay results from a recent mapping and sampling initiative conducted in the Cowboy State Mine vicinity.

April 9, 2024

Westgold Minerals announces acquisition of Karora Resources, expanding global footprint to Canada's rich mining landscape

Westgold Minerals, a prominent player in the mining industry, has revealed its plans to acquire Karora Resources, signifies its entry into Canada's flourishing mining sector. This strategic acquisition underscores Westgold's commitment to expanding its global presence.