Canadian Mining Journal


  • REPORT: Survey IDs trade tensions and ESG policies as top issues for miners

    January 20, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Global law firm White & Case has released the results of its fourth annual survey on mining and metals, identifying trade and ESG issues as the industry’s top concerns for 2020. White & Case surveyed 64 senior industry decision makers

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    COPPER-GOLD: Sun Metals extends 421 zone at Stardust

    January 20, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Explorer Sun Metals has reported results from its 100% owned 96-sq.-km Stardust project which suggest extensions of the 421 zone along its plunge. Drill highlights include: 26.3 metres of 2.59% copper-equivalent; 7.2 metres of 3.29% copper-equivalent; and

  • COPPER: Taseko updates Yellowhead reserves, economics

    January 16, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Taseko Mines has completed a new development plan and updated study for its Yellowhead copper project, 150 km northeast of Kamloops, B.C., adding 100 million tonnes to reserves and improving the economics. A new technical report pegs pre-production

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    COPPER: Copper Mountain plans for growth

    January 13, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Copper Mountain Mining has released 2019 operating results and provided three-year production guidance for its 75%-owned Copper Mountain mine. The company’s total production of 87.2 million lb. copper-equivalent last year came in at the lower end of

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    COPPER: Excelsior on track to produce first batch of copper cathode in Q1 2020

    January 9, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    ARIZONA – Excelsior Mining issued a statement saying that initial copper recovery grades at the Gunnison project in southern Arizona are exceeding the expectations presented in the property’s feasibility study. According to Excelsior, pregnant leach solution grade is currently measuring

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    Dore Copper options Joe Mann gold mine in Quebec

    January 8, 2020 by Trish Saywell

    Recently listed Dore Copper Mining has signed an option agreement to acquire 100% of the Joe Mann gold mine in Quebec. The project is 50 km from the company’s Copper Rand mill, which previously processed material from the mine between 2004 and

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    Sierra Metals increases resource at Bolivar mine

    January 7, 2020 by Trish Saywell

    Sierra Metals has updated the resource for its Bolivar underground mine in Chihuahua state, Mexico based on 13,698 metres of infill drilling and 41,553 metres of exploration drilling between November 2017 and September 2019. Bolivar’s indicated resources now stand at 11.63

  • COPPER-GOLD: China’s JCHX takes stake in Cordoba Minerals

    January 6, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    COLOMBIA – Cordoba Minerals says a strategic investment from China’s JCHX Mining Management, which specializes in underground mine development and construction, should close before the end of January. JCHX is currently completing underground development work in the Democratic Republic of

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    COPPER: Nevada Copper ships first concentrate from Pumpkin Hollow in Nevada

    January 2, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    The first copper concentrate has been shipped from Nevada Copper’s Pumpkin Hollow project in Nevada to the company’s offtake partner Concord Resources. Production at the Pumpkin Hollow processing plant started on Dec. 16 and the company expects the underground mining operation

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    Finding the metals that will power the future

    January 1, 2020 by Magda Gardner

    The rise of EVs could fuel the development of these battery and base metals projects

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    NICKEL-COPPER: Garibaldi hits precious metals, copper at Nickel Mountain

    December 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Garibaldi Resources has released the results of drilling completed at its Nickel Mountain project which suggest strong copper and precious metal grades in the Lower Discovery zone with additional segments of mineralization identified outside of this zone.

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    GOLD-COPPER: GT infills Saddle North core

    December 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – GT Gold has released the results of infill drilling completed on the core zone at the Saddle North discovery within the company’s Tatogga project. Drill highlights include: 2.05 g/t gold-equivalent over 124 metres, within a longer interval