The company reports lower Q3 production as an illegal occupation hampered operations at San Andrés in Honduras, while a restart at Aranzazu in Mexico continues to progress.
The Canadian miner is mulling expansion options for Los Filos, but the Mexican mine will need to compete with the high-return Santa Luz project in Brazil for cash.
Companies issue acquisition updates relating to copper, gold, lithium and silver assets in Chile, Argentina and Mexico.
Canadian companies operating in Mexico and Peru provide updates.
The Canadian company plans to build a small-scale starter mine at the Pinos gold-silver property in Mexico, with the aim of generating cash flows to tap into the project's district-scale potential.
Pan American Silver aims to replace Fresnillo as the world's biggest primary silver producer through its US$1.3bn takeover of Tahoe Resources, through a restart at Guatemala's Escobal and development of Argentine and Mexican projects, CEO Michael Steinmann says.
The Canadian company forecasts that a third phase at the Chilean mine would take annual production to over 600,000t of copper.