If you’ve ever been to Princeton, home to the recently opened Copper Mountain mine, you’ve also seen Sego Resources’ (SGZ-V) Miner Mountain copper property.
Volume 98 Number 6 Mar 26 - Apr 1, 2012
Financing was a recurring theme at this year’s eightieth Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada convention in Toronto. With debt markets in Europe faltering and equity markets globally not performing up to snuff, miners…
Swiss-based mining giant Xstrata (XTA-L) has struck a deal to buy the Sukunka coking coal deposit in northern B.C.’s Peace River region from Calgary-based Talisman Energy (TLM-T, TLM-N) for a cool US$500 million in cash.
Recently listed Banks Island Gold (BOZ-V) has hit more high-grade gold while expanding the resource at its production-ready Tel zone in northern B.C.
Proposed changes to Canada’s Environmental Assessment Act could streamline and simplify the environmental approval process, much in-line with pledges already made by the federal Conservative government.
Wood Mackenzie is forecasting global demand growth for copper this year of 3.6%, a copper deficit of 100,000 tonnes and London Metal Exchange cash prices averaging US$8,700 per tonne, or US$3.95 per lb., down from an average of US$8,800 per…
The Ontario government’s move to ban mining and mineral exploration on a large swath of northern Ontario looks to have done little to diffuse tensions between the Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug (KI) First Nation and junior explorer…
Toronto Stock Exchange
Tuesday, Mar 20, 2012
Metal stocks (in tonnes) held in London Metal Exchange warehouses at opening, March 19, 2012 (change from March 12 in brackets):
Antimony: Mid-mkt US$12,950.00/t
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