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Articles Tagged "peru"
Bear Creek Mining Corp. (TSXV:BCM) announced that Peru's Ministry of Energy and Mines has approved the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) for its Corani silver-lead-zinc project.
Bloomberg reported that Peru's Compania Minera Milpo SA, a zinc, lead and copper producer, is prepared to invest $275 million in "mine projects and possible acquisitions."
In this final segment of the Investing News Network's conversation with Trevali Mining (TSX:TV), CEO Mark Cruise answers how the company is positioned to benefit from rising zinc prices and provides investors with an update on the Caribou mine in New Brunswick.
Following a slew of news these past few months, Trevali Mining announced last week that it has begun producing zinc and lead-silver concentrate from the metallurgical plant at its Santander mine in Peru.
Solitario Exploration & Royalty Corp. (TSX:SLR,NYSEMKT:XPL) announced further drill results for its Peru-based, high-grade Bongara zinc project, commenting that core hole V-451 intersected 30.7 meters grading 13.1-percent zinc, 5-percent lead and 32.6 g/t silver. Core hole V-453 intersected 22 meters grading 13.7-percent zinc, 1.5-percent lead and 14.5 g/t silver.
Tinka Resources Ltd. (TSXV:TK) announced that the General Bureau of Environmental Affairs of Peru's Ministry of Energy and Mines has approved the environmental impact assessment (EIA) for the proposed drill program at the company's Ayawilca zinc project.
While many investors see the summer months as a time to take a break from the markets, Trevali Mining is giving them a reason to stick around.
Tinka Resources Ltd. (TSXV:TK) announced the results from holes A13-04 and A13-05, both of which were drilled at the company's Peru-based Ayawilca project, noting that A13-05 includes 60 meters of 7.75-percent zinc (including 24 meters of 13.85-percent zinc and 46.5 g/t silver).
Caracara Silver Inc. (TSXV:CSV) announced that it has begun a 3,000-meter drilling program at its Peru-based Princesa silver-lead-zinc project. It is managing the program with its joint venture partner, a private Peruvian mining company located in Lima.