The region's five biggest gold producers forecast lower output in 2017 following a decline last year.
Three Vancouver-based exploration companies provide updates.
The latest news from junior mining companies operating in the Dominican Republic, Chile, Argentina and Brazil.
Yamana Gold raises Cdn$20mn with Brio Gold share sale
Agnico Eagle Mines buys 15% stake in GoldQuest via private placement
Gold and diversified miners are beginning to redeploy capital into their operations, with exploration spending on the rise following a period of successful debt reductions and cost controls, BMO Capital Markets analyst Andrew Kaip tells BNamericas.
Milpo led a surge in Peruvian zinc miner earnings last year in a stronger metals price environment.
First submitted in 2013, the mine and port project is set to get the nod of approval.
The latest news from junior mining companies operating in Argentina, Brazil, Guyana and Peru.