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Silver's a bargain buy: CPM

CPM Group highlights some of the major developments and trends for the precious metal

Events Coverage

01 JULY 2015

Ministro Hales start-up 'coming'

The long-awaited opening of Codelco's newest mine is almost nigh

Natixis sees stronger market fundamentals

French bank challenges - and changes - bearish view on copper

Leadership

05 JUNE 2015

Chile's test to reanimate mining investment

Role of mining in South American country's emergence as regional economic power has come under increased...

BHP still top, but not for long

Glencore and Rio Tinto snapping at heels of longstanding number one

Companies

16 APRIL 2015

Maricunga still partially suspended after Chile rains

Damage caused by heavy rains continues to affect mine output in Chile's north

Central/South America

09 APRIL 2015

Flooding hits Chile's copper mines

Torrential rain leads to Chilean copper mines suspending operations

Production

26 MARCH 2015

Future of massive cave projects in the dark

Block caving has been called the mining method of the future. The present, though, is throwing up some...

Leadership

23 MARCH 2015

Coro maintains focus amid setbacks

The Vancouver-based executive set up Coro Mining, along with chairman Robert Watts, back in 2004. With...

Central/South America

24 FEBRUARY 2015

Cochilco lowers copper price forecast

The firm downgraded its 2015 estimate to US$2.85/Ib, or US$6,284/t, from US$3/Ib, or US$6,615/t. It didn’t...

Central/South America

02 FEBRUARY 2015

Engineer switches focus to stay busy

First Codelco selected the firm to provide engineering services at its new secondary ore grinding processing...

Leadership

30 JANUARY 2015

Codelco approves Chuquicamata underground

The company had already spent around US$900 million on the project and has now received the go-ahead...

Feasibility

05 JANUARY 2015