Month: February 2020

Ridgestone Mining Inc. Announces Closing of Final Tranche of Financing

An aggregate of 2,263,666 units at a price of $0.15 per Unit were issued in the Final Tranche for gross proceeds of $339,549.90 and the net proceeds are expected to be used for ongoing working capital requirements relating to the Rebeico gold-copper project in Sonora, Mexico.

Chesapeake Updates Exploration at Metates Regional Prospects

Chesapeake Gold Corp. is pleased to provide a further update on the exploration program at its Crisy and San Javier prospects in Durango State, Mexico. Crisy and San Javier are located 15 kilometers south and 12 kilometers southeast, respectively, of Chesapeake’s world-class Metates Project. Metates hosts one of the largest undeveloped gold, silver and zinc reserves in the world.

Avino Announces Early Warning Report

Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. announces that on February 25, 2020 Avino acquired 6,290,000 common shares of Talisker Resources Ltd. through the exercise of 6,290,000 Talisker share purchase warrants at a price of $0.25 per share.

Candelaria Mining Announces $1,000,000 Private Placement Financing

Candelaria Mining Corp. is pleased to announce that the Company has received subscriptions for an offering, on a non-brokered private placement basis, of 4,237,042 units of the Company at a subscription price of $0.25 per Unit for aggregate gross proceeds of up to $1,059,261.

Major Drilling Reports Third Quarter Results for Fiscal 2020

“Our third quarter results reflect a normal part of our operational pattern, as mining and exploration companies shut down operations, in some cases for extended periods, over the holiday season. This quarter, we saw earlier shutdowns than last year, particularly in South America,” said Denis Larocque, President and CEO of Major Drilling Group International Inc.

Clarification of the Status of Almaden’s Ixtaca Project Mineral Claims

Almaden believes that the Amparo is not related to any genuine Ejido concern regarding its surface rights and lands. Instead, the Amparo is a broader legal challenge by foreign-funded anti-development NGOs against Mexico’s mineral title regime using Almaden’s mining concessions as a test case.

Exploration Activities to Recommence at Mammoth’s Tenoriba Gold Property, Mexico

Thomas Atkins, President and CEO of Mammoth commented on activities at Tenoriba, stating: “Mammoth believes it’s a significant vote of confidence on the mineral potential at Tenoriba that Centerra, with its experience in geological systems similar to those which host gold at Tenoriba, has elected to continue with the Tenoriba option in 2020.”

Fresnillo plc – Board Changes

Fresnillo plc announces that the Nominations Committee has recommended to the board of directors of the Company and the Board has agreed, that Ms. Myriam Guadalupe De la Vega be proposed for election as an independent non-executive director of the Company at the 2020 annual general meeting, which is due to be held on 29 May 2020, with her appointment to take effect from the conclusion of the AGM, if approved.

Oroco Board Approves Altamura Acquisition

The Company is also pleased to announce that the Board has confirmed the appointment of Mr. Ian Graham as President of the Company effective March 1, 2020, and has also appointed Mr. Graham as a director of the Company, effective immediately.

Avino Reports Q4 and Year End 2019 Financial Results

David Wolfin, President and CEO commented, “We can describe 2019 as a transitional year for Avino. The transition began with the winding down and ultimately the stoppage of mining at San Gonzalo during the fourth quarter of 2019. The San Gonzalo mine, which began commercial production in 2012, outperformed its 5-year mine life by exceeding that timeline by two years and produced 6 million silver equivalent ounces at an average cash cost under $10 per silver equivalent ounce.”

Silver Viper Continue to Intercept High-Grade Gold and Silver at El Rubi

Silver Viper’s President and CEO Steve Cope states, “The intercepts from El Rubi continue to show a highly encouraging trend of stronger mineralized widths and grades as we progress northward and to depth. We are excited about the commencement of a second drill on the property which will be positioned to evaluate additional prospect areas along the trend and adjacent to El Rubi.”

Sonoro Plans Expanded Drill Program at Cerro Caliche

Sonoro Metals Corp. announces the completion of a comprehensive technical assessment on the 17 zones of gold mineralization identified to date at its Cerro Caliche project in Sonora, Mexico. The purpose of the assessment was to evaluate the potential for a material increase in the current 201,000 oz AuEq resource as well as the potential to delineate further resources throughout the mineralized zones. A program combining reverse circulation and core drilling for up to 50,000 meters of drilling will be carried out in several phases.

Minera Alamos Receives Shareholder Approval for Final Phase of Santana Project Financing; Outlines Upcoming Conference Participation

“We would like to thank our shareholders for supporting the finance and royalty agreements with Osisko that provide the Company with all the capital necessary to advance the Santana gold project through to its first anticipated production. As Minera graduates from gold developer to gold producer in 2020 we are grateful for the ongoing support of Osisko and all our shareholders.” Stated Doug Ramshaw, President, Minera Alamos Inc.

GoGold Intersects 17.3m at 317 g/t Silver Equivalent at Los Ricos South Project

“We are drilling these short holes in order to obtain assay information on the upper 100m portion of the Los Ricos vein that forms the face of the el Abra hill. This part of the deposit has not been drilled in the past and is essential to complete these drill holes for estimating the resource,” said Brad Langille, President and CEO.

Evrim Resources’ Ermitaño Royalty Update

“We are pleased to see First Majestic’s effort and commitment to complete the underground development in 2020,” commented Evrim President and CEO, Paddy Nicol. “Evrim holds two royalties (Ermitaño and Cumobabi) in the vicinity of the Santa Elena mine and we see a bright future for the mine and our interests. We are very excited about the prospect of receiving our first ever royalty payments in 2021 upon the commencement of commercial production at Ermitaño.”

All News



This new application brings the paper map online.

Up to date information of:

  • Resources.
  • Production.
  • Endowment.
  • Technical Reports.
  • Geology.
  • And More…

Check the Mining State Panoramas

The promotion and dissemination as essential elements to understand and disseminate our Mineral resources, that is why today it is pleased to make the document “Mining Panorama” available to society, by state.

Get to know GeoInfoMex in 3D

GeoInfoMex, is the consultation system of the Mexican Geological Service that allows users to know geoscientific information and make decisions with savings in time and resources, helping to promote mining activity.


México Minero is a non-governmental organization that promotes sustainable mining.

The DOF is the organ of the Constitutional Government of the United Mexican States, which has the function of publishing in the national territory, to so that they are properly observed and applied in their respective areas of competence.

Learn about the current situation of the mining industry as well as the activities carried out by Camimex.

Mexico Mining Center © 2019 / All Rights Reserved