Let us help you recover valuable metals. 888-437-1187

Magazine

Large Scale Mining

China Closing More Than 1,000 Mines

It was only a few years ago that China was taxing and limiting quantities of exports for rare earths in an effort squeeze the market, drive up prices and extract the most in the way of income.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

Large Gold Deposit Types


It is not necessary to have a PhD in geology, but you need to know the basics, so that’s what I am going to try to dig into here—the understandable basics of these gigantic gold deposits.

Trump Proposes $1.5 Billion to Fund US Uranium Production


US uranium mines produced less than 174,000 pounds in 2019, according to the February Energy Information Administration report. That’s down from 4.9 million pounds in 2014.

Appeals Court OKs Permits for Upper Peninsula Mine


The $800 million project will provide 300 jobs during production. It will be the only US mine where nickel is the primary targeted mineral, with about 360 million pounds to be extracted.

Claim Staking Rush Northern Quebec, Canada


...at least 10 junior mining companies have been busy pounding stakes in the ground of northern Quebec in hopes of claiming rich nickel deposits.

Gold Ores of the Delamar District, Nevada


Even as late as 1906, Delamar was second only to Tonopah and Goldfield in production outshining many better known areas. Since the first discoveries, more than 700,000 ounces of gold have been produced from the mines here.

Prospecting for Copper—What to Look for on the Outcrop


For the prospector, knowing what oxidized hydrothermal alteration looks like in the field is an important exploration tool.

Environmental Analysis Starts for Proposed Idaho Gold Mine


“We feel that we can clean up an area that has been abandoned after 100 years of mining,” Lyon said.

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • Legislative and Regulatory Update   • Ask The Experts   • Ask The Experts   • Revisiting the Rocker Box   • Can You Recognize Valuable Ores?   • Follow Up to "Just One More Time"   • The Highs and Lows of Drywashing   • Successful Detecting Requires Attention to Detail—Part I   • Panning for Gold on Canyon Creek   • Habits, Procedure, and Where Is The Gold?   • Exploring A Historic Lode Mine   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices   • Melman on Gold & Silver

Free:
MMAC & PLP Update

Advertisements

Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!
Precious Metals Recovery plants and equipment
Fighting to keep public lands open to the public
Specializing in the processing of precious metal ores!
Watch prospecting shows on your computer right now
Free Online Sample Issue