Mining

Two-Thirds Of The Top Primary Silver Miners Suffered Production Declines In 2017

It has been a rough year for many primary silver miners as two-thirds have suffered declines in production.  In addition, many high ranking silver producing countries are also experiencing a pronounced reduction in their domestic silver mine supply. According to the data put out by World Metal Statistics, Chile’s silver production is down 20% in the first eight months of the year…

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BREAKING: China – World’s Largest Gold Producer Mine Supply Plummets 10%

The world’s top gold producer saw its mine supply plummet by 10% in the first half of 2017.  According to the GFMS World Gold Survey newest update, China’s gold production in 1H 2017 fell the most in over a decade.  The fall in Chinese gold production is quite significant as the country will have to increase…

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THE FRAGILE GOLD INDUSTRY: Gigantic Equipment, Massive Capital Expenditures & Rising Costs

The gold industry has been built on the leveraging of debt and energy.  The days of using human and animal labor to produce the precious yellow metal are long gone.  While some gold is still mined the old fashion way, the overwhelming majority is produced by using colossal-sized mining equipment, massive amounts of capital, energy,…

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Constitutional Court Upholds Suspension Of Tahoe’s Mining License… Shares Fall 20%

According to unconfirmed sources, Tahoe Resources has learned that the Guatemalan Constitutional Court issued a decision yesterday to uphold the lower court’s preliminary ruling to suspend its mining license at Tahoe’s Escobal Mine.  This new ruling caused Tahoe’s shares to sell off more than 20% during trading today.  I first wrote about the trouble at…

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TOTAL WORLD GOLD & SILVER PRODUCTION: Fact vs Conspiracy

Unfortunately for precious metals investors, there continues to be a great deal of misinformation about how much gold there is in the world.  The biggest culprit that confuses precious metals investors is what I call, LOUSY CONSPIRACIES.  Those who promote these unsound conspiracies aren’t able to differentiate between FACTS and FICTION. This will be a…

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STUNNING RESULTS: Four Top Primary Silver Miners Production Plummets

In an interesting change of events, production at four of the top primary silver miners plummeted during the second quarter of 2017.  This goes well beyond normal fluctuations in mining companies production figures during different quarterly reporting periods.  The company with the least percentage decline in silver production still suffered a 20% reduction of mine…

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Something Big Is About To Change The Alternative Media Community

To all the precious metals, resource and alternative media followers and investors…. something BIG is about to change in our community.  This change will have a very powerful and positive impact on the Alternative Media Community, while at the same time, disrupting the control by the mainstream media. So what is this BIG CHANGE?  Let…

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