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).

4065 articles written by Sam Williams:

Gold seen returning to above US$1,300/oz

Monday, August 21, 2017

Gold is likely to pass the US$1,300/oz mark with geopolitical concerns sparking demand, according to analysts. The yellow metal ended Monday at US$1,292.90/oz in London, down from Friday's nine-mon...

Project spotlight: Fresnillo's Juanicipio

Monday, August 21, 2017

The Juanicipio project in Mexico could be greatly expanded in scale under plans of owners Fresnillo and MAG Silver. Fresnillo plans to complete a feasibility study for the silver-gol...

Excellon to invest in exploration at Mexico project

Friday, August 18, 2017

Excellon Resources plans to invest in a fresh round of exploration at its Miguel Auza project in Mexico. Excellon acquired the asset through its 2009 takeover of former owner Silver Eagle Mines. Th...

Bumper quarter for Mexico's top silver miners

Friday, August 18, 2017

Mexico's top 10 silver miners had a bumper Q2, with output lifted by a new mine, higher ore grades and expansions. The companies, a mix of Canada-, Mexico- and US-based miners, produced 38.0Moz...

Top Mexico miners boost gold output

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Output by Mexico's top 10 gold miners increased in the second quarter of this year, helped by improvements at the country's two biggest producers. Industrias Peñoles and Go...