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The Ecuador Report

HM Ambassador to Ecuador, Katherine Ward, explains why the bilateral relationship is back with a bang… View our PDF  Read more

Pillars of the Mining Policy

The release of the mining policy by the National Government is good news for the country and the industry. Without a doubt this is a message that seeks to give tranquility and security to companies, in an environment where certainty and legal stability is needed, both for domestic and foreign companies that already have presenceRead 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

2017 at Solgold

Another year goes by, and what a triumphant year it has been for SolGold. We end the year as the largest most active explorer in the most under explored and prospective copper belt in the world; with an enviable budget and the largest team of well-trained, exploration geologists in Ecuador. SolGold’s potential is no longerRead more

Exploration and innovation

Following a busy week at the Mines and Money conference in London, we have taken time to reflect on the key themes and how SolGold has combined innovation with exploration to achieve outstanding results, and shareholder value. From our mascot, Solly (the dinosaur on the front of our presentation) to drilling nearly 2000m with aRead more

Our Pan-Ecuadorian Blueprint for Success

Here at SolGold, we are all about copper or, more specifically, top-tier porphyry copper-gold projects across the up-and-coming mining jurisdiction of Ecuador. To that end our pan-Ecuadorian strategy, first unveiled in May, is going from strength to strength with the country’s Department of Mines recently awarding us 21 new concessions. These take our total EcuadorianRead more