However, the Chilean mining ministry said the red metal's fundamentals remain solid.
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.