Alex Emery

Mining and Infrastructure Reporter, Peru  in BNamericas

Alex Emery has worked at BNamericas since 2013 as a commodities reporter covering the Andean region. A journalist for the past 30 years, he is also a university professor and has a BA from Manchester University in American & Spanish-American Studies.

5204 articles written by Alex Emery:

TREND: Peru's illegal mining crackdown slashing gold exports

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Peru's gold export revenue nearly halved through the first four months as the government intensified a crackdown on the country's illegal gold mining sector, believed to account for as...

Bolivia struggling to build up mining industry

Friday, January 11, 2019

Bolivia may have all but fallen off the map as far as private investment is concerned, but that hasn't stopped President Evo Morales from pushing ahead with his dream of building up a st...

Outlook 2019: Peruvian miners to see a busy year of building

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Peru, which was rocked by a slew of corruption scandals and the ousting of its president in 2018, is now looking ahead to a busy 2019, as billions of dollars in announced mining investment projects ge...

Key Peruvian regions facing new anti-mining leaders

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Miners in Peru were counting on an investor-friendly government, strong metals prices and bullish financial markets to push ahead with a host of promising copper, precious metals and iron ore projects...

Spotlight: Quecher Main to give Yanacocha new lease of life

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Newmont Mining, which operates Peru's Yanacocha, is on track to extend the life of what is one of the world's longest-running gold mines with its Quecher Main project. Colora...