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.

4568 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...

Outlook 2018: Peru miners to tap window of opportunity

Friday, January 5, 2018

Peru, the world's second largest copper and silver producer, is preparing a slew of mining projects as surging metals prices, an investor-friendly government and benevolent capital markets encoura...

Peru's top gold miners struggle with depletion, lower grades and more

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Peru, the world's fifth largest gold producer, is struggling to match last year's output of the precious metal, with production down 3.5% to 98,665kg (3.17Moz) through August as Newmont M...

Bolivia's mining industry missing out on metals rally

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Bolivia, whose zinc, silver and tin mining industry was beset by strikes, protests and technical problems last year, will miss out on the rebound in metals prices in 2017 as privat...

A year after election victory, Peru's Kuczynski struggling to deliver

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, who narrowly defeated rival Keiko Fujimori in elections a year ago, must be wondering what he has to do to get the country's US$200bn economy moving....