Copper Tag

Pan American Silver has increased the resource estimate at its polymetallic La Colorada skarn deposit in Mexico by 38% in the Toronto-listed company’s latest market update. The inferred resource now stands at 100.4 million tonnes (Mt), grading 44 grams per tonne silver, 0.2% copper, 1.77% lead...

Lithium Australia, Australian Vanadium and Mercator Metals have formed an alliance to undertake exploration activities targeting nickel-copper-platinum group elements (Ni-Cu-PGE) mineralisation at the Coates Mafic Intrusive Complex in Western Australia. The companies’ tenements in the region adjoin each other and are known as the Coates project,...

Mining activity is set to recommence in Latin American mining hubs Mexico and Ecuador following a relaxation of extensive operational shutdown orders to prevent the spread of COVID-19. In Mexico, the government had previously ruled mining a non-essential business on March 31 and suspended activities until...

SolGold has reached a US$150 million net smelter return (NSR) agreement with Franco-Nevada for its Alpala copper-gold deposit, the main target in its Cascabel project in Ecuador. The deal will see Franco-Nevada - which offers natural resource companies upfront cash in exchange for future production –...