Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. is a Canadian gold producer with operations in northern Mexico, Quebec, Finland and Nunavut. The Toronto-based company has exploration activities in Canada, Latin America and the US. It focuses on the exploration, development and expansion of its gold properties mainly from underground operations. In 2014 the company completed the acquisition of Mexico-focused gold junior Cayden Resources Inc. Agnico plans to develop Cayden's El Barqueño project in Jalisco state as its fourth Mexican gold mine, after Pinos Altos, Crestón Mascota and La India. Agnico also acquired Mexico-focused junior Soltoro Ltd., gaining control of its El Rayo, El Tecolote, La Tortuga, San Pedro and Quila exploration projects in Jalisco state.