Sam Williams

Mining and Metals Reporter, Mexico Bureau  in BNamericas

Sam Williams is BNamericas’ Mexico mining and metals reporter, a role he started in 2012. He is a journalist with more than 10 years’ experience, including regional business reporting in the UK. He has a BA in English literature and philosophy from the University of Sheffield and journalism qualifications from the National Council for the Training of Journalists (UK).

3993 articles written by Sam Williams:

In Brief: Mexico's Ahmsa starts pay negotiations with unions

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Altos Hornos de México (Ahmsa) started collective contract negotiations with union officials at its Hércules iron ore mine in Mexico. The contract, between the steelmaker and section 265 of nationa...

Goldcorp to acquire Exeter shares

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

PRESS RELEASE (This is an abridged version of the press release. For the full version click here) VANCOUVER, June 27, 2017 /CNW/ - GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G, NYSE: GG) ("Goldcorp" or the "Company") ...

Chile calls off search for trapped miners

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Attempts to reach two trapped miners at Mandalay Resources' Cerro Bayo mine in southern Chile have been called off. Efforts to locate Jorge Sánchez and Enrique Ojeda have been unsuccessful, the com...

In Brief: Chemours cyanide plant to supply Mexican miners

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

US-based Chemours Company began construction of a cyanide manufacturing facility to supply the mining sector in Mexico. The US$150mn plant in Gómez Palacio municipality in Durango state is aimed at...

Junior corporate roundup: Silver Bull, U3O8, Precipitate

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Silver Bull Resources plans to raise Cdn$1.70mn (US$1.30mn) through a private placement. Net proceeds will be used for general working capital purposes and exploration of the Sierra Mojada silver p...