Resources Watch

Resources Watch

24th May 2023


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Welcome to Creamer Media’s Resources Watch, a weekly video round-up of the events and people making and shaping the news in the mining industry.

This week:

  • Copper prospecting project uses dual growth strategy
  • And, Huge projected platinum deficit points to supply need beyond mining and recycling

Chile-based junior miner Marimaca Copper is implementing a dual growth strategy for the Marimaca copper project, located in the Antofagasta region of the country, which has already reported a notable geological and prospecting outcome.

Marimaca Copper president and CEO Hayden Locke

The platinum deficit prediction for this year is up 77% to close to a million ounces, amid consistently growing industrial demand.

World Platinum Investment Council Research Director Edward Sterck

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Edited by Creamer Media Reporter


R/€ = 21.1910 Change: 0.1279
R/$ = 19.7376 Change: 0.0727
Au 1958.67 $/oz Change: 15.42
Pt 1032.44 $/oz Change: 2.48