2019






World Produces More Gold In A Day Than It Did For An Entire Year During 16th Century

After Columbus discovered the New World in 1492 and the Spanish began to extract vast amounts of gold and silver from Mexico and South America during the 16th century, the global production of precious metals would grow considerably over the following centuries.  However, the rise of gold production during this…

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Peru’s Largest Primary Silver Mine Production Plummets 54%

As the world financial system heads closer to the abyss, global production of the second most important precious metal, silver, continues to deal with serious problems.  According to Peru’s Ministry of Energy and Mines, the country’s largest primary silver mine saw its production plummet by 54% in the first quarter…

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