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2021, a political year for LatAm miners

2021, a political year for LatAm miners

Elections herald a time of change in Latin America

Politics

31 MARCH 2021
Competition drives Andes rivals

Competition drives Andes rivals

Governments tweaking regulations to attract investment

Events Coverage

25 JANUARY 2018
Deal close as SQM-Corfo relations thaw

Deal close as SQM-Corfo relations thaw

Ponce steps aside to increase SQM quota

Politics

02 JANUARY 2018
Piñera gets another crack at Chile presidency

Piñera gets another crack at Chile presidency

New president has some pressing copper and lithium tasks to see to

Politics

19 DECEMBER 2017
Iron stains as Chile prepares for election

Iron stains as Chile prepares for election

Government rejection of project creates political storm

Central/South America

04 SEPTEMBER 2017
Chile in for a challenge

Chile in for a challenge

Red metal leader feeling the heat of falling output

Central/South America

20 MARCH 2017
Chile reserves rights on lithium

Chile reserves rights on lithium

Strategic mineral off limits for private groups unless partnered with state

Central/South America

19 FEBRUARY 2016

Natixis sees stronger market fundamentals

French bank challenges - and changes - bearish view on copper

Leadership

05 JUNE 2015

Chile minister looks for reform boost

“I’m from the north of Chile where mining is a vocation,” Williams told Mining Journal in an interview...

Central/South America

28 OCTOBER 2014

RISK OUTLOOK in brief

Risks to increase for Chile's miners; Brazil presidential race tightens; Iran poised for change; Uganda...

Africa

02 OCTOBER 2014

A step forward for Codelco

Chile's state-owned copper miner Codelco has made headway on two fronts after securing US$4 billion of...

Central/South America

04 AUGUST 2014

Codelco gets US$200 million state funding

Codelco would be allowed to retain US$200 million of its 2013 profit as part of the Chilean government's...