Global gold demand held firm at 1,083.8t in Q1 2020, a rise of 1% on the same period last year, according to the World Gold Council.
Caterpillar is hitting a significant milestone in autonomous haulage—achieving 2 billion tonnes hauled using Cat MineStar Command for hauling.
Platinum Group Metals
The emergence of the coronavirus pandemic has heralded a time of unprecedented uncertainty which will require new ways of thinking and innovative solutions.
Diamonds & Gemstones
Lucapa intends to use the funds raised to advance the search for the primary kimberlite sources of the high-value Lulo alluvial diamonds.
The Beneficiation Strategy in South Africa lacks infrastructure which is a barrier to the development of downstream beneficiation.
Dial into the World Gold Council's webinar to hear the council discuss and explain the main factors driving gold demand in the first quarter.
Barrick also notes that the existence of alleged environmental damage claims and resettlement issues as a reason for the non-extension.