Canadian Mining Journal


Capstone Mining Corp


  • News

    COPPER: Capstone 2018 revenue slides, costs up

    February 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – The latest quarterly numbers from Capstone Mining Corp. show lower revenue than a year earlier, but production costs also rose. The company met the year’s guidance with output of 155.2 million lb. of copper at a C1 cash

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    COPPER: Capstone increases reserves and planned production at Mexican copper project

    December 10, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    MEXICO – Capstone Mining released today positive results of an updated technical report for its Cozamin mine, located north-northwest of Zacatecas City in the Mexican north-central state of the same name. Cozamin is a polymetallic underground mine with a surface

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    COPPER-IRON-GOLD: Capstone updates feasibility for Santo Domingo

    November 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHILE – Capstone Mining Corp. of Vancouver has updated the feasibility study for the  Santo Domingo iron oxide-copper-gold (IOCG) development project in the Atacama desert. Capstone holds a 70% interest, and Korea Resources Corp. holds the balance. The updated feasibility

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    COPPER: Capstone places Minto mine on care and maintenance, still looking for buyer

    October 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Capstone Mining and Pembridge Resources have terminated their agreement for the sale of the Minto copper-gold mine 240 km northwest of Whitehorse. Capstone had agreed to sell the Minto operation to Pembridge last February, putting a price

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    COPPER-GOLD: Capstone agrees to sell Minto mine to Pembridge Resources

    February 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Capstone Mining has agreed to sell its Minto copper-gold mine 240 km northwest of Whitehorse to Pembridge Resources plc of London, U.K. Capstone started production at the mine in 2007. Pembridge will pay US$37.5 million in cash

  • Copper: Desert Star eyes BC copper through Capstone deal

    June 27, 2017 by Matthew Keevil, The Northern Miner

    Desert Star Resources believes it can offer investors unique exposure to copper production via near-term development of the Kutcho volcanogenic massive sulfide project, 100 km due east of Dease Lake, British Columbia. On June 15, the company outlined a deal with Capstone

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    COPPER: Capstone offers 2017 operating and capital guidance

    January 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Capstone Mining Corp. has provided its operating and capital expenditure guidance for 2017. It foresees production of 94,000 tonnes (±5%) from its three copper mines – Minto in the Yukon, Pinto Valley in Arizona, and Cozamin in Mexico.

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    COPPER: Capstone arranges metal price protection

    November 10, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Capstone Copper Corp. has entered into an arrangement to sell 43,000 tonnes of copper next year with settlements between US$5,025 and US$5,585 per tonne of metal, or US$2.28 and US$2.53 per lb. There is no cost to the

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    Southwest US snapshot: 9 projects to watch

    September 27, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The mineral bounty of California, Nevada, Utah and Arizona is legendary, but the hard work of finding new deposits continues. Here are nine new projects large and small that are catching attention … Barrick’s Goldrush, Capstone’s Pinto Valley, Crown Mining’s

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    SECOND QUARTER: Losses still plague Canadian miners

    July 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    This is the season of quarterly reports (one of four times annually), but importantly the end of June marks the mid-point of 2016. From the results so far, this year is going to be an exceedingly difficult one in which

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    COPPER: Capstone extends Pinto Valley mine life to 2039

    January 18, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Vancouver-based Capstone Mining Corp. has completed the pre-feasibility study to extend the life of its Pinto Valley copper mine 125 km east of Phoenix, saying that reserves are sufficient to support production to 2039. The PFS increases proven

  • Feature

    Capstone Mining goes beyond Canadian border to work in Mexico and U.S.

    December 1, 2015 by Russell Noble

    Owning and working two mines in two countries outside of Canada obviously poses challenges from a logistical perspective, but for Capstone Mining Corporation of Vancouver, its mines in the United States and Mexico are no different than what’s happening at