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Miners optimistic about new Argentina

Presenting companies at the Silver Summit and Resource Expo in San Francisco expressed considerable optimism that Argentina will quickly become a key mining jurisdiction following the election of conservative coalition leader Mauricio Macri as president.

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It is all change in Argentina following Mauricio Macri’s appointment (Photo: Gobierno de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires)

John DeCooman, vice president of Silver Standard Resources, which operates the Pirquitas silver mine in Jujuy province, told Mining Journal:“People are much more optimistic.