BNamericas presents a roundup of the week's top Mining & Metals stories.
Following a staking rush by miners such as Anglo American, Nexa Resources and Codelco looking for copper porphyry in Brazil's Juruena belt, Altamira Gold, which owns 9 project areas in the region, says it is well positioned to take advantage of the findings, while doing its own exploration work.
Unions and management reach agreements at both mines following mediation.
Three Canadian companies active in Mexico, Brazil and Peru provide updates on exploration campaigns.
Canadian companies issue corporate and development updates for gold, silver, copper and lithium projects in Mexico, Peru and Chile.
Austria's RHI concluded the merger with Brazilian rival Magnesita late last year,
New owners are making key strides forward at a string of recently acquired mines and projects in Mexico.