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.

4937 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...

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...

Operator Series: Freeport's Cerro Verde tapping into copper rally

Monday, March 19, 2018

Freeport-McMoRan is the world's second largest copper producer behind Chile's Codelco. Its main activities involve mining copper, in addition to producing gold, silver and molybdenum...

Peru's top 5 copper miners to tap into strong prices

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Peru, the world's second largest producer behind Chile, is expected to increase copper production to 2.8Mt this year, from 2.45Mt in 2017, as companies including Chinalco and&n...

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...