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Another Successful Year for SolGold

It has been another busy and successful year for SolGold. To kick the year off, SolGold released its Maiden Mineral Resource Estimate for the Alpala Project, which tethered on the edge of a globally recognised Tier 1 classification. The aggressive drill programme continued after that, with 12 rigs on site throughout the year working solelyRead more

Ecuador continues to open its doors to the mining industry

Ecuador’s government is continuing to support the development of the country’s mining industry, which for historical reasons is at an immature stage relative to other neighbouring countries such as Chile and Peru, with the full support of President Lenin Moreno. One of the major recent initiatives includes overhauling the mining tax regime and removing aRead more

Copper to the World

The looming copper deficit has been widely recognized across the world, and the main message from last week’s Copper to the World Conference in Adelaide, is the need for plenty more investments in copper in order to meeting upcoming demand. The past six years has only seen marginal increases in new copper development projects andRead more

Positivity from PDAC

Earlier this month SolGold attended “Ecuador Day” at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada conference in Toronto. The day was an opportunity for the mining community of Ecuador to come together to showcase Ecuador’s great potential as a mining destination with competitive advantages and world class infrastructure. SolGold joined government officials, indigenous leaders, investorsRead more

The future is bright, the future is copper

Electric vehicles grabbed headlines throughout 2017 and the buzz has continued in to the New Year. As a result, battery metals have been a focus for commodity commentators, and copper has garnered its fair share of the attention. Surging more than 30%, copper was one of the best performing commodities last year. January invariably requiresRead more

Happy New Year

The publication of our Maiden Mineral Resource Estimate on January 3rd sets the tone for what we anticipate to be a very productive year at Cascabel, and our regional projects. The 1.08Bt @ 0.68% CuEq Maiden Mineral Resource Estimate, with a 120Mt @1.8% CuEq high grade core, is a tremendous start for Alpala but, itRead more