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Report: Copper, zinc and lead to support the growth of Peru’s base metal mining industry

The base metal production from copper, lead, and zinc mines in Peru is expected to increase to four million tonnes (Mt) from 2015 to 2020, says a Timetric report....

Report: Copper, zinc and lead to support the growth of Peru’s base metal mining industry

Report: Chile’s copper production set to increase as export demand rises

Copper production in Chile is projected to increase to 7.3 million tonnes (Mt) largely driven by growing demand from the country’s export markets, according to a report by Timetric....

Report: Chile’s copper production set to increase as export demand rises

M&As this week: Sentula Mining, Lithium Australia

Sentula Mining has entered a merger agreement with Close-Up Mining Proprietary....

M&As this week: Sentula Mining, Lithium Australia

Deals this week: Klondex Mines, Golden Star Resources, Compania Minera Milpo

Klondex Mines has announced that it is offering a syndicate of underwriters 22.9 million subscription receipts priced at C$5 ($3.8) each to raise approximately C$114.5m ($87.02m) under a...

Deals this week: Klondex Mines, Golden Star Resources, Compania Minera Milpo

Deals this week: MGX Minerals, Millennial Lithium, Komet Resources

MGX Minerals has completed the acquisition of the Pond magnesium occurrence and Marysville magnesium project from Teck Resources, formerly known as Consolidated Mining Company of Canada – COMINCO....

Deals this week: MGX Minerals, Millennial Lithium, Komet Resources

M&As this week: Goldcorp, Keysha Investments 178

Goldcorp has acquired Kaminak Gold, providing the company ownership to the Coffee Gold open-pit, heap leach mining project, located 130km south of Dawson city, Yukon Territory, Canada....

M&As this week: Goldcorp, Keysha Investments 178

Report: Botswana’s rough diamond production to increase in 2020

The diamond mining industry in Botswana is set to grow, with rough diamond production estimated to reach 29.5 million carats (Mct) in 2020, according to a report by Timetric....

Report: Botswana’s rough diamond production to increase in 2020

Report: Chinese iron ore market slowdown from production, consumption and imports falls

The iron ore production in China is set to fall to 286.2 million tonnes (Mt) from 2015 to 2020, compared with 345Mt in 2014, according to a report by Timetric....

Report: Chinese iron ore market slowdown from production, consumption and imports falls

Deals this week: Probe Metals, First Mining Finance, Copper Mountain Mining Corporation

Probe Metals has agreed to raise $13.38m through a private placement of up to 8,383,750 non-flow-through units priced at C$0.95 ($0.72) each, and 3,616,250 flow-through units priced at...

Deals this week: Probe Metals, First Mining Finance, Copper Mountain Mining Corporation

M&As this week: Treasury Metals, IFB Industries

Treasury Metals has entered an agreement to acquire 100% stake in Goldeye Explorations....

M&As this week: Treasury Metals, IFB Industries

6th Wave launches new IXOS bead for gold mining industry

US-based 6th Wave Innovations has launched the new IXOS nanotechnology bead for the gold mining industry....

6th Wave launches new IXOS bead for gold mining industry

M&As this week: Centerra Gold, Latrobe Magnesium (LMG)

Centerra Gold has signed a definitive arrangement agreement to acquire Thompson Creek Metals for $1.1bn....

M&As this week: Centerra Gold, Latrobe Magnesium (LMG)

Deals this week: TerraX Minerals, NuLegacy Gold Corporation, Marmota Energy

TerraX Minerals has agreed to raise C$7m ($5.41m) through a non-brokered private placement of 17.5 million flow-through shares each priced at C$0.40 ($0.30), in order to fund a drilling...

Deals this week: TerraX Minerals, NuLegacy Gold Corporation, Marmota Energy

Report: Polish coal industry to witness growth in both production and consumption

Coal production in Poland is projected to increase at a compound annual growth rate of 2.8% to reach 156.2 million tonnes (Mt) in 2020, while consumption is also expected to grow by 2.6%...

Report: Polish coal industry to witness growth in both production and consumption

Deals this week: Guyana Goldfields, TMAC Resources, Lundin Gold

Guyana Goldfields has reached an agreement with a group of underwriters led by BMO Capital Markets, Scotiabank and RBC Capital Markets, to raise approximately C$130m ($99.94m) through a bought...

Deals this week: Guyana Goldfields, TMAC Resources, Lundin Gold

Northern Railways to build rail corridor from Erdenet to Aspire’s Ovoot coking coal project

The Mongolian Government has awarded a contract to Aspire Mining's rail subsidiary Northern Railways to build, operate and transfer a 547km section of the Northern Rail Corridor from Erdenet...

Northern Railways to build rail corridor from Erdenet to Aspire’s Ovoot coking coal project

Deals this week: Perseus Mining, Dundee Precious Metals, Barrick Cortez

Perseus Mining has agreed to raise up to A$102m ($75m) from two deals, comprising a private placement of shares and a separate entitlement offering....

Deals this week: Perseus Mining, Dundee Precious Metals, Barrick Cortez

Report: Brazil's precious metal mining industry could be hit by fall in gold and silver

Gold production in Brazil is expected to drop over the next five years to reach 2.6 million ounces (Moz) by 2020, with silver production also predicted to fall to 707,007oz, according to a...

Report: Brazil's precious metal mining industry could be hit by fall in gold and silver

M&As this week: Dataram Corporation, Auryn Resources

Dataram Corporation has signed a definitive agreement to acquire all the shares of US Gold Corporation (USGC) and its subsidiaries....

M&As this week: Dataram Corporation, Auryn Resources

Report: Strong project pipeline to lead growth in global bauxite ore production

Global bauxite ore production is set to experience solid growth driven by a robust project pipeline and reach 321.3 million tonnes (Mt) in 2020, according to a report by Timetric....

Report: Strong project pipeline to lead growth in global bauxite ore production

Deals this week: Evolving Gold, Garibaldi Resources, Pilot Gold

Evolving Gold (EVG) has signed a purchase and sale agreement to acquire the Lithium Lakes Property in Quebec,...

Deals this week: Evolving Gold, Garibaldi Resources, Pilot Gold