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Metminco says mineral resource upgrade at Mollacas gives it new development options

South America-focused Metminco has revealed an increased mineral resource at its Mollacas copper leach project in Chile as it heads towards development.  ...

on 23/7/12
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Metminco announces major resource upgrade for Los Calatos project

Metminco today announced a major resource upgrade to its flagship Los Calatos project in Peru - lifting the resource tonnage by 150 per cent. The copper and molybdenum tonnage for the project now stands at 2.32 billion tonnes....

on 26/4/12
Mining

Zinc set to go sky high as supplies deplete in medium term

Zinc's price is expected to rocket in the medium term, with several mining analysts going bullish on the metal as the market is expected to switch from surplus to deficit sometime in 2014....

on 9/3/12
Mining

Quadra deal with Sumitomo could offer Metminco the key to unlocking the value of Los Calatos

The recent deal between TSX-listed miner Quadra FNX Mining and Japanese giant Sumitomo underlines the intense interest in South American copper at the moment. It possibly also serves as a blue-print for other deals in the sector – one in which an ambitious explorer is able to finance a world class project without......

on 2/12/11
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Metminco chief executive "delighted" with institutional backing for cash call

The success of the placing and open offer serves to underscore the potential of Metminco’s Los Calatos asset, which is one of the largest single copper deposits currently owned by a junior....

on 24/11/11
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Metminco confirms plans for US$50 mln cash call

The cash is being earmarked for next year’s drill programme on the Los Calatos project. It will also be spent on the ongoing development of the Mollacas and Vallecillo projects....

on 24/11/11
Mining

Metminco’s Los Calatos fast becoming globally important copper discovery, says Singer Capital

Metminco acquired the project last year and it has quickly become its flagship asset. This morning it revealed drill results that show the Los Calatos porphyry system is much larger than previously thought....

on 4/7/11
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Metminco drilling hails world class potential of Los Calatos Project in Peru

The election of left-wing Ollanta Humala as president in Peru has unreasonably spooked investors and brought Metminco's share price down around 14 per cent since last Friday....

on 4/7/11
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Metminco announces landmark financing deals

The South America focused copper and gold explorer unveiled a fundraising in two separate transactions and revealed that Barrick Gold has surrendered the buyback rights to the company’s potentially world class Los Calatos copper-molybdenum project in Southern Peru....

on 28/4/11
Mining

Metminco choice of new chairman applauded as Fillmore resigns

John Fillmore, the founding chairman of Metminco (LON:MNC, ASX:MNC), has resigned to devote more time to new mining exploration ventures and to focus on his growing Melbourne legal practice. He will be replaced by Antonio Ortuzar, a Chilean lawyer and a “respected figure in the global resources......

on 16/3/11
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An exciting year in store as a fully-funded Metminco embarks on an ambitious drilling programme

As announcements go it was fairly low key. But for Metminco the regulatory news release of December 6 heralded a new and exciting phase in the company’s development. We speak to director Bill Etheridge about plans to drill and develop the company's potentially world class copper project in Peru and he tells us about......

on 15/12/10