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.

5094 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...

Peru's zinc miners struggling to halt slowdown in growth

Friday, September 28, 2018

Peru produced 1.47Mt zinc in 2017, up 10.2% from 1.34Mt the previous year as higher output at Antamina, Sierra Metals and Buenaventura's US$340mn Tambomayo ...

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...

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...

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...