Canada

Weakest met coal price in six years forces Walter to shutter mines

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-18
VANCOUVER – In 2011 the metallurgical coal market was hot. Chinese demand seemed insatiable and floods had disrupted Australian supplies, pushing prices as high as US$300 a tonne.

Orex Exploration completes Goldboro PEA

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-17
When mining financier Willie McLucas first visited Orex Exploration’s (TSXV: OX) Goldboro project in Nova Scotia last August, he was excited by what he saw: One of Canada’s earliest gold mines that could become a producer once again...

Royal Nickel buys 25% of Sudbury Platinum for $1.5M

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-17
Toronto-based explorer Royal Nickel (TSX: RNX) has seen its shares climb more than 50% in the past week, after providing the market an upbeat outlook on nickel prices and announcing that it has acquired a minority interest in a private company...

Abitibi Royalties offers another way to play Canadian Malartic

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-17
Not everyone is sitting on the piles of cash that Agnico-Eagle Mines (TSX: AEM; NYSE: AEM), Yamana Gold (TSX: YRI; NYSE: AUY) and Goldcorp (TSX:G; NYSE: GG) are contemplating spending to acquire Osisko Mining's (TSX: OSK) Canadian Malartic...

Uranerz Energy's Nichols Ranch starts production

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-16
Uranerz Energy (TSX: URZ; NYSE-Arca: URZ) has become the newest member of a small club of uranium producers after its first uranium mine-Nichols Ranch-received final clearance from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and began production on...

Agnico Eagle joins Yamana in battle for Osisko  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-16
The fight for Osisko Mining (TSX: OSK; US-OTC: OSKFF) has heated up, with Agnico Eagle Mines (TSX: AEM; NYSE: AEM) entering the ring with Yamana Gold (TSX: YRI; NYSE: AUY) to launch a joint friendly takeover bid to beat Goldcorp’s...

Site visit: Ginguro tests Pardo's paleo-placer potential 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-16
SUDBURY, ONTARIO — The Sudbury region has served up more than its fair share of intriguing economic geology over the years, and now Sudbury-based junior Ginguro Exploration (TSXV: GEG) is adding another geological puzzle to the mix in the...

Denison's drills hit new high-grade zone at Wheeler River 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-16
VANCOUVER — Denison Mines’ (TSX: DML; NYSE-MKT: DNN) Wheeler River property is already home to the high-grade and still-growing Phoenix deposit, which has 52.3 million indicated lb. uranium oxide (U3O8) at an average grade of 15.6%....

Copper Mountain up 11% on record Q1 production  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-16
Vancouver-based Copper Mountain Mining (TSX: CUM) saw its shares climb after revealing record first-quarter copper production at its 75%-held Copper Mountain mine near Princeton, B.C.

Copper One picks up Troilus from First Quantum 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-16
VANCOUVER — Stan Bharti and his merchant banking team at Toronto-based Forbes & Manhattan appear to be on the lookout for past-producing copper assets. Roughly six months after grabbing a major share position in junior Kombat...

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