Due to a surge in market activity and manufacturer/mint delays, please anticipate possible fulfillment delays.
And more gold ships direct U.S. to China, data shows, confirming Hong Kong is less key as trade route.
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:55:02 -0600 Source: Mineweb
The platinum miner says 2014 profit fell by as much as 55% because of South Africa’s longest mining strike.
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:53:12 -0600 Source: Mineweb
Eighty-four miners were killed in South Africa in 2014, Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi said on Friday. "The breakdown of fatalities per commodity during the year 2014 is as follows: gold, 44; platinum, 15; coal, nine; and other mines, 16," he told reporters in Pretoria.
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:53:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
The need for gold companies to mitigate non-technical risk is still continuing to hold sway.
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:52:02 -0600 Source: Mineweb
Shanta Gold’s New Luika mine is boosting its gold and silver recoveries since installing an ADR plant supplied by FLSmidth.
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:51:52 -0600 Source: Mineweb
After what the company describes as an “exceptional” first quarter, production by platinum group metal producer Sylvania Platinum declined to 14 701 oz in the three months ended December 31. The company had reported a sixth consecutive quarter of continuous growth in the prior quarter, lifting ou...
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:14:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
Gold producer Harmony Gold on Thursday evening reported that its gold output for the quarter ended December 31, would be 10% lower compared with the September 2014 quarter. While it did not provide its production figures for the quarter, it attributed the lower output to production stoppages at i...
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:46:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
Gold edged up on concerns over upcoming increase in U.S. interest rates, with bullion still on track for its biggest weekly drop in two months.
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:25:00 -0600 Source: CNBC.com | Stock Market Headlines
SINGAPORE, Jan 30- Gold edged higher on Friday after falling more than 2 percent to a two-week low overnight on concern over a looming increase in U.S. interest rates, with bullion remaining on track for its biggest weekly drop in two months. *Spot gold was up 0.4 percent at $1,261.16 an ounce we...
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:45:00 -0600 Source: CNBC.com | Interest Rates
National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) general secretary Frans Baleni confirms that local gold producers Sibanye Gold, AngloGold Ashanti and Harmony Gold are undertaking retrenchments at their respective operations across South Africa. “Some of these companies have started offering miners voluntary ...
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:00:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
[Marketwired] - GREAT PANTHER SILVER LIMITED announces an updated Mineral Resource Estimate at the Company's wholly-owned Guanajuato Mine Complex in Guanajuato, Mexico, including updates on the Guanajuato and San Ignacio ...
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:44:48 -0600 Source: Yahoo! Finance: Silver Industry News
TSX.V: SCZ VANCOUVER, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. (TSX.V:SCZ) (the "Company" or "Santacruz") is pleased to announce fourth quarter 2014 production of 255,487 silver equivalent ounces from the Company's Rosario Mine in San Luis Potosi,...
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:42:00 -0600 Source: PR Newswire: Mining/Metals
Despite the lower gold price, global mine production continued to grow last year, increasing 2% to an all-time high of 3 109 t, the latest survey by GFMS showed. However, total physical demand fell 19% in 2014 as all areas, with the exception of official sector purchases, registered declines.
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 07:36:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
Endeavour Silver Updates Reserve and Resource Estimates, Provides Production and Cost Guidance for 2015; Conference Call at 10:00am PST Today
[Marketwired] - Endeavour Silver Corp. reports updated NI 43-101 silver and gold reserve and resource estimates for its three producing mines in Mexico: the Guanaceví Mine in Durango State and the Bolañitos and El Cubo ...
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 05:30:00 -0600 Source: Yahoo! Finance: Silver Industry News
Smelter shutdowns cut a big chunk of refined platinum out of Lonmin’s production in the three months to December 31, when the company's overall platinum group metal (PGM) output slumped by 31.1%. The world’s third-largest platinum producer managed, however, to record 9% higher sales to 146 890 oz...
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 04:09:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
Stonewall Resources resumed trading on the ASX on Thursday, after months of absence from the exchange, announcing that it secured up to A$13.5-million in funding, and started gold production at its TGME operation, in South Africa.The company said it had started processing pre-mined residue from t...
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:41:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
Previously known as Kolar Gold Mines, Bharat Gold Mines Limited (BGML) ran into heavy losses and was eventually closed down in March 2001. even after 120 years of mining, the value of this golden goose runs into a couple of thousand crores
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:00:00 -0600 Source: Commodity Online | Metals News
Exploration junior Giyani Gold on Tuesday said it continued to work towards recovering funds owed to it by South African State-owned Corridor Mining Resources (CMR), its joint-venture partner on the Giyani gold project located in the Limpopo province.TSX-V- and JSE-listed in the Giyani believed t...
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:38:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
TSX : AUE AIM : AUE TORONTO, Jan. 28, 2015 /CNW/ - Aureus Mining Inc. ("Aureus Mining" or the "Company") is pleased to announce metallurgical optimisation testwork results from its Ndablama Gol...
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 05:00:00 -0600 Source: CNW Group | Mining/Metals
Serabi Gold plc ("Serabi" or the "Company") Assay result of 42 g/t over 3.6 metres from Main Vein development at Sao Chico
LONDON, Jan. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Serabi Gold plc (AIM:SRB, TSX:SBI), the Brazilian focused gold mining and development company, is pleased to provide a further operational update on its wholly owned Sao Chico Gold operation in the Tapajos region of Para State, Northern Brazil.
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0600 Source: PrimeZone: Mining & Metals
Yellow metal hit a one-week low in London on profit-taking after anti-austerity Syriza party wins Greece election.
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 17:41:15 -0600 Source: bnamericas.com: Metals
Africa-focused gold producer Randgold Resources on Tuesday said the Kibali gold mine, in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), was now well advanced into the second and final phase of development that would take it to full production by 2018. LSE- and Nasdaq-listed Randgold was currently develo...
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:52:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
Base metals miner First Quantum Minerals late on Monday reported record copper output during 2014, noting that the current year would see its Zambia operations benefit from increased synergies as its new smelter was being commissioned and its new Sentinel mine started first production during the ...
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:24:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
Callinan Royalties Receives $9 million from Closing of Wallbridge Mining and Gold Royalties Transactions
TSXV: CAA VANCOUVER, Jan. 27, 2015 /CNW/ -
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Source: CNW Group | Mining/Metals
TSX.V: SCZ FSE: 1SZ VANCOUVER, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. ("Santacruz" or the "Company") (TSX.V:SCZ) further to the Company's press release of January 5th, 2015 in which Santacruz advised that a pipeline connecting the Rosario Mine tailings...
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Source: PR Newswire: Mining/Metals
Great Panther Silver Intersects 13.82 Metres Assaying 4.99g/t Gold and 194g/t Silver in San Ignacio Mine
[Marketwired] - GREAT PANTHER SILVER LIMITED is releasing the final results of the 2014 drill program at its San Ignacio satellite mine, which is part of the Company's wholly-owned Guanajuato Mine Complex in Guanajuato, ...
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:30:00 -0600 Source: Yahoo! Finance: Silver Industry News
Dakota Territory Resource Corp Sees Significant Opportunity After Review of Acquired Historic Drill Data in U.S. Gold Fields
Reno, Nevada, Jan. 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dakota Territory Resource Corp (OTCQB: DTRC) ("Dakota Territory" or the "Company") is pleased to report historic assay data from core and reverse circulation holes previously drilled by Homestake Mining Company on Dakota Terri...
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:00:00 -0600 Source: PrimeZone: Mining & Metals
Sierra Metals reports record silver and copper production in fourth quarter 2014 and announces 2015 production outlook
VANCOUVER, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Sierra Metals Inc. (TSX: SMT) (BVL: SMT) ("Sierra Metals" or "the Company") reports production for the fourth quarter ("Q4") and year ended December 31, 2014 from its three underground mines in Latin America, the Yauricocha polymetallic mine in Peru...
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:00:00 -0600 Source: PR Newswire: Mining/Metals
South Africa-focused gold-mining company Sibanye Gold, which achieved record latest quarter production, is forecasting best ever output for the new year.Sibanye, headed by CEO Neal Froneman, which hit the 452 700 oz (14 079 kg) quarterly high spot in the three months to December 31, is guiding a ...
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 02:44:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
Innovative electronics recycling strategies, challenging market conditions and scrap exports were among the top discussion points at the International Electronics Recycling Congress (IERC) held in Salzburg, Austria, 21-23 January. According to the Switzerland-based event organizer ...
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 22:00:00 -0600 Source: Recycling Today
We have already suggested that falling oil and other raw materials prices may be the canary in the coalmine. The gold is, however, not only a commodity, but also a currency, so the yellow metal does not have to fall during bear market in commodities.
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:59:30 -0600 Source: Safehaven
Project generator Transition Metals's latest programme of diamond drilling at Sunday Lake, 25 km north of Thunder Bay, Ontario, has confirmed continuity of platinum-group metal (PGM) mineralisation over an area about 700 m long and 300 m wide, at depths tested between 370 m to 800 m below surface...
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:57:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
Gold climbed to a high as the Greek party Syriza's win sparked fears of renewed instability in Europe, triggering safe-haven demand for bullion.
Sun, 25 Jan 2015 21:32:00 -0600 Source: CNBC.com | Stock Market Headlines
Over the many years that I have been writing about the commodity futures markets, I have tried to make a point of homing in on the fact that it is the presence of high-powered speculative money flows that drive market action.
Sun, 25 Jan 2015 20:48:29 -0600 Source: Safehaven
The yellow metal hits US$1,295.750/oz and silver closed above US$18/oz as the European Central Bank gave green light to bond-buying program.
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:31:05 -0600 Source: bnamericas.com: Metals
Stoping and development activities have been suspended at the Mponeng mine following a fatality, AngloGold Ashanti said on Thursday. A miners’ assistant was fatally injured in a fall-of-ground incident at the Carletonville-based mine on Wednesday.
Thu, 22 Jan 2015 23:47:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
Change is afoot in the platinum mining industry, as global leader in platinum production Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) prepares to overhaul its operations and begin the ten-year-long process of converting its mines into sustainable, mechanised mining systems. While most of South Africa’s plat...
Thu, 22 Jan 2015 23:00:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
Fortuna Intercepts 1,282 g/t Ag and 8.1 g/t Au Over 4.6 Meters in Trinidad North Step-Out Drilling at San Jose Mine, Mexico
[Marketwired] - Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. is pleased to announce results for step-out drilling of the Trinidad North zone at the San Jose Mine in Oaxaca, Mexico. Results are included for twenty-three drill holes completed ...
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 05:00:00 -0600 Source: Yahoo! Finance: Silver Industry News
Gold trades at high as worries over the global economy and uncertainty over ECB stimulus measures pushed investors towards the safe-haven metal.
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 18:02:00 -0600 Source: CNBC.com | Stock Market Headlines
Bolivia, a major zinc and tin producer, boosted metals exports 3.8% in 2014.
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:51:16 -0600 Source: bnamericas.com: Metals
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, Jan. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New Jersey Mining Company (OTCQB:NJMC) ("NJMC" or the "Company") today announced the commencement of production from the Golden Chest Mine and gold concentrate production from its New Jersey Mill in Idaho.
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:10:00 -0600 Source: PrimeZone: Mining & Metals
LAKE CITY, Colo., Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- LKA Gold Incorporated (OTCQB:LKAI) announces initial results of its underground drill program at the Company's Golden Wonder mine located near Lake City, Colorado. The drilling program, initiated in late November, 2014, is designed to...
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 08:17:00 -0600 Source: PR Newswire: Mining/Metals
The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) on Tuesday brought the six-day strike at Northam Platinum’s Zondereinde mine, in Limpopo, to an end after workers accepted a draft memorandum developed by both parties. NUM chief negotiator Ecliff Tantsi said the workers would return to work starting on the...
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 07:20:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
eBullion Inc. Wholly Owned Subsidiary Man Loong Bullion Earned Top 10 Most Active Loco London Gold/Silver Dealer Award 2013/14 In Hong Kong
NEW YORK, Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- eBullion Inc. (EBML) wholly owned subsidiary Man Loong Bullion earned a Top 10 Most Active Loco London Gold/Silver Dealer Award 2013/14 in Hong Kong. At year end, the Chinese Gold and Silver Exchange Society ("CGSE") in Hong Kong...
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 06:45:00 -0600 Source: PR Newswire: Mining/Metals
Zimbabwe's gold mining firms are making losses due to weak bullion prices and could collapse unless the government reduces royalties for producers, the Chamber of Mines said. Gold is the single largest export earner in the southern African country, whose economy is flatlining as a result of lack ...
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 06:24:00 -0600 Source: Miningweekly
Provides 2015 Guidance VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tahoe Resources Inc. (TSX: THO, NYSE: TAHO) is pleased to announce production results from its Escobal mine for 2014 and to provide production and cost guidance for 2015. The Escobal mine...
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Source: PR Newswire: Mining/Metals
Pershing Gold CEO Stephen Alfers Presents at Noble Financial Capital Markets Conference and Highlights Landmark Deal
LAKEWOOD, Colo., Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pershing Gold Corporation (OTCQB:PGLC) ("Pershing Gold" or the "Company"), an emerging Nevada gold producer on a fast-track to reopen the Relief Canyon Mine, announced that Stephen Alfers ("Alfers"), Pershing Gold's Executive...
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Source: PR Newswire: Mining/Metals
Reno, Nevada, Jan. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dakota Territory Resource Corp (OTCQB: DTRC) ("Dakota Territory" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that a surface sampling program conducted at the historic Minerva and Gustin gold mines at the Company's Homestake ...
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 05:00:00 -0600 Source: Metals News via PrimeZone
TORONTO, Jan. 20, 2015 /CNW/ - Alacer Gold Corp. ("Alacer" or the "Company") [TSX: ASR and ASX: AQG] announces certain unaudited fourth quarter and full-year 2014 results and the Company's 2015 production and cost guidance for its Çöpler Gold Mine in Turkey. Highlights of...
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 04:00:00 -0600 Source: PR Newswire: Mining/Metals
Paramount Gold and Silver Drilling Intersects New Mineralization at its Don Ese Deposit Adjacent to Coeur's Guadalupe Mine
[Marketwired] - Paramount Gold and Silver Corp. reported today that each of the last three core holes in its 2014 drill program have intercepted gold and silver mineralization. These holes targeted the higher grade Don ...
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 04:00:00 -0600 Source: Yahoo! Finance: Silver Industry News